Physical Demand Evaluation

ErgoMed’s PDE is an on site evaluation of the essential functions of the job. The essential functions are determined through a multitude of tests, observations, testing validations, meetings, and by assuring they are of the employer’s business necessity as determined by employer. This evaluation is used in creating job specific testing during the post offer screening process.

The PDE information can also facilitate the following:

  • Foundation for employment testing
  • Written documentation of essential functions
  • Assists with return to work decisions
  • Updates job description