Pre-employment Functional Medical Assessment

Assess a candidate’s physical capacity to safely perform the demands of their job role with a fit2work’s pre-employment functional medical assessment.

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Improve the reliability and speed of pre-employment functional medical assessments with fit2work’s easy-to-use mobile-ready platform. Enjoy convenient access to an extensive network of accredited health professionals. Coordinate bookings and keep track of results through a single, centralised dashboard.

Our pre-employment functional medical assessment includes in-depth observation of musculoskeletal landmarks, documentation about the range of motion at each joint, strength assessment, pleural tension testing, core stability testing, proprioception, gait analysis and sitting posture.

Receive an evaluation of the condition and function of a candidate’s musculoskeletal health, lifting capabilities and any injuries that may impact their ability to perform the tasks relevant to the job conditions safely.

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Get the certainty of a reliable screening solution. Use fit2work functional medical assessments to ensure your employees are fit for the job.

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Also known as a pre-employment functional capacity evaluation or musculoskeletal assessment, candidates are tested for their physical ability to meet specific job requirements. The evaluation includes:

  • Posture
  • Range of movement
  • Strength
  • Back fitness
  • Reaching
  • Squatting
  • Manual handling
  • Stability of joints and general flexibility.

Yes, the fit2work platform offers a single centralised place to order, track and manage more than 100 different background checks. It helps business mitigate and manage risk in a changing human resource environment by providing support across the entire employee lifecycle, from initial hiring through to separation.

With seamless integration into your existing onboarding and due diligence programs, the fit2work platform offers a range of customisable tools to suit your business needs. It’s a fast and easy-to-use service that certifies employees are compliant, up to date and fit to work – all from a single dashboard.

fit2work began processing background checks in 2008 and today we are one of Australia’s leading providers of online screening services. With years of experience, we are experts in mitigating and managing employment risk. Government departments and corporations around Australia look to us as a respected and trusted source of advice and innovative solutions.

There is far more value in conducting a pre-employment functional medical assessment if you have a plan for what you’re going to do with the results. Preparation and strategy is a crucial part of using background checks to benefit your business. fit2work pre-screening and employment lifecycle processes can integrate seamlessly with organisational policies and procedures.


Interested in a packaged solution?

If running individual checks is not enough for your business we offer an integrated solution. Get in touch with us to discuss these solutions or visit our Workforce Mangement Solution website.

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