CITY and Facility Tours

City tours offer a great way to see the sights on New Orleans!

Facility tours offer an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at ergonomics in action at various facilities in a variety of industries. An additional fee is required for each tour to participate.

New Orleans City Tour

Monday, March 25
1:30 – 4 p.m.

Experience the history, culture and charm of neighborhoods like the French Quarter, Esplanade Cemetery, City Park and Garden District. Learn about our unique local burial practices and see tombs of rich granite and marble along with stunning sculpt. Explore the splendor and elegance of the Garden District - one of New Orleans’ most sophisticated, historic and elegant neighborhoods.

Industrial Safety & Rehabilitation Institute (ISR) Inc.

Thursday, March 28
2 – 4:30 p.m.

No one in the nation has more expertise in the area of job-specific functional testing or has a better proven record of effectiveness than the WorkSaver(sm) team at ISR Institute. ISR Institute validates job physical demands, develops detailed functional job descriptions and designs job-specific functional testing protocols. It is a turn-key operation that includes the provision of policies and procedures to clients, the highest level of quality assurance reviews, HIPAA compliant electronic report retrieval systems, annual testing outcome reports and 24/7 administrative support.

ISR Institute Inc. is a Louisiana-based corporation that specializes in employee functional testing (i.e., new hires and return to work fit-for-duty) and provides ergonomics consulting, training and research.

Facility Tour Description
The tour will cover:

  • A demonstration of medical Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCEs) used to detect malingering or non-organic illness behavior conducted by WorkSaver Systems and ISR Physical Therapy.
  • The ergonomics approach used by WorkSaver that incorporates wellness and behavioral compliance.
  • Fitness for duty testing to properly match workers to essential job demands, and legal requirements to offer such a service.
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Tour Restrictions
No photos to be taken of the inside work simulation center of the facility or the clinic (due to patient privacy).