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Workers Compensation

At Gungahlin Physiotherapy and Sportscare Centre, our physiotherapists are WorkCover and Commcare approved and are trained to treat injured workers within a compensation environment. 

We specialise in assessing and treating work-related injuries, focusing on restoring function, reducing pain, and promoting a safe return to work.

We liase closely with your Doctor and Insurance company to ensure optimal recovery times.

How the Clinic can Help you with the Claim

Our clinic is dedicated to supporting individuals through the workers' compensation journey. We collaborate closely with employers, insurers, doctors, medical imaging and healthcare providers to ensure comprehensive care and timely recovery. 


We will follow up approval from your insurance company so that we can bill your consultations directly to your insurance company which will remove the additional financial pressure at this time.

What to Expect from Physiotherapy

Assessment and Diagnosis

Individualised Treatment Plans


Work Conditioning and Functional Exercise Programs

Home Based Exercises


Education and Prevention

Thorough evaluations to understand the nature and extent of the injury.

Customised rehabilitation programs tailored to each patient's needs and goals.

In clinic treatment can include a variety of manual therapy or hands-on therapy if required including (soft tissue massage, dry needling, joint mobilisation, soft tissue work, myofasical release,  muscle energy techniques), supervised exercise and education

Targeted exercises and activities to improve strength, flexibility, and endurance for a safe return to work.

A specific exercise program will be designed for you to continue while at home. 

Aquatic based rehabilitation and exercises.

Guidance on ergonomics, injury prevention strategies, and self-management techniques to promote long-term wellness


Frequently Asked Questions about Workers Compensation(FAQs):

What documentation do I need for my workers' compensation claim?

  • It's important to have documentation such as medical reports, injury details, and insurance information. Our clinic can assist you in gathering the necessary documentation and communicating with relevant parties to ensure a smooth process.



How long will my treatment last under workers' compensation?

  • The duration of treatment varies based on individual needs and the nature of the injury. Our team will work with you to establish realistic goals and provide ongoing support throughout your recovery journey.


Can I return to work while receiving physiotherapy for a work-related injury?

  • Depending on your condition and job requirements, our physiotherapists may recommend modified duties or a phased return to work plan. We prioritize your safety and well-being, collaborating with your employer to facilitate a successful return to work.



Is workers' compensation accepted for all types of work-related injuries?

  • Workers' compensation typically covers a wide range of work-related injuries, including musculoskeletal conditions, repetitive strain injuries, and occupational accidents. Our clinic evaluates each case individually to determine eligibility and provide appropriate care.

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