Absenteeism and Presenteeism are Hurting your Organization?

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Our Commitment to Employers

  • Helping companies increase the well-being of their employees so they can maintain their full potential at work
  • Help companies reduce the financial impact of presenteeism, absenteeism, CNESST and insurance costs.
  • Helping companies to facilitate the management of the FITNESS FOR DUTY concept for medical cannabis and drugs

The costs of chronic pain

  • OHS is a critical element for companies
  • Companies put a lot of effort into preventing absenteeism caused by different sources (demobilization, accidents, physical or psychological illness, etc.).
  • Chronic pain is one of the most important scourges facing our society in general
  • According to the CANADIAN CHRONIC PAIN GROUP's June 2019 report, chronic pain costs businesses between $49 and $53 billion...
  • Absenteeism, which accounts for 34% of costs, is estimated to cost
  • Presenteeism accounts for 66% and is estimated to cost between $33 and $36 billion.
  • It is estimated that people with chronic pain can be absent from work between 9.3 days and 16 days per year depending on the severity of their condition. Source: Quebec Chronic Pain Association

functional electrotherapy

An innovative therapeutic approach that uses transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) both at rest and during the patient's functional activities.

Managing Pain while Remaining Active

We propose a therapeutic approach designed to facilitate the use of a TENS without the employee having to interrupt his/her activities

Compact and lightweight, our TENS can be worn discreetly all day long without interfering with the employee's movements

  • Early adoption of effective pain relief strategies should not only promote better pain control, but also prevent or at least minimize the risk of 'chronicity' and the resulting functional limitations and disabilities.

    source: Revue Le Médecin du Québec

Promoting Safe and Non-Pharmacological Treatments

The use of TENS, even over a long period of time, does not present any risk of addiction.

Electrotherapy does not cause any undesirable side effects

Increasing your Organization’s Productivity

By helping your employee manage his or her pain, you optimize his or her level of concentration

  • Level of concentration and energy
  • The functional capabilities
  • The efficiency in performing tasks

Building your Employment Brand

Adopting best practices for a healthy workplace helps companies attract and retain the most qualified talents

A comprehensive employee wellness program – which includes pain management – is one of the signs of a top-notch employer

Proud collaborator in continuing education for the following organizations:

Our Partnerships:

  • Association québécoise de la douleur chronique - AQDC

  • Fédération des cliniques de physiothérapie du Québec - FCPPQ

Our therapists are members:

  • Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec - OPPQ

  • Association québécoise de la physiothérapie - AQP

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A service offered in all regions of Quebec

More than 1500 health professionals trained in Functional Electro-Therap

Electrotherapy is medically recognized and the rental or purchase of a TENS device is covered by most insurers, the SAAQ, the CNESST, the IVAC and Veterans Affairs Canada


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