Beyond Function provides occupational therapy (OT) medico legal services to clients located in the Perth metropolitan area, regional Western Australia and beyond.
Services are available to clients with various claims including:
- Motor vehicle accident
- Workers compensation
- Medical negligence
- Total permanent disability
OT medico legal assessments are conducted in a client’s home environment (where possible) and takes approximately 2 to 3 hours. Comprehensive assessment of a client’s functional capacity, activities of daily living, employment and environment is undertaken.
The OT medico legal report details the assessment findings and makes specific recommendations for future equipment and services required by the client. Full costings of future recommendations are provided where possible.
Jayne has completed over 50 OT medico legal reports and assessed clients with a wide range of injuries and conditions. She has specific expertise assessing clients with acquired brain injury, having worked as a catastrophic injury case manager for many years. Jayne has extensive experience working with clients both pre and post settlement of compensation claims, which puts her in a unique position to comment on the utilisation of services post settlement. She has experience giving evidence as an expert witness in the District Court of Western Australia.
To refer a client for an OT medico legal assessment please fill in the Referral Form or alternatively Contact Us to discuss the specific needs of your client in more detail. Quotes for OT medico legal reports can be provided on request.