a specialised corporate health service focusing on injury prevention & injury management

WorkCover WA Accredited Workplace Rehabilitation Provider

Exercise Physiologists

Tim TheanTim-Thean

B.Sc (Ex. Phys)

Tim is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with the Exercise and Sports Science Association (ESSA), and is currently contracted to Rio Tinto Iron Ore in an Injury Management Advisor role.

Tim graduated from the University of WA in 2004 with a Bachelor of Exercise Rehabilitation Science.

Tim gained clinical exercise physiology experience while practising and co-ordinating the daily management of a private practice across two clinics for 3.5 years. Here clinical Exercise Physiology services were provided for musculoskeletal injuries and medical conditions including those clients on workers’ compensation.

Tim then commenced work with WorkFocus Australia, as an Injury Management Consultant over 4 years. Services were provided to a variety of employment environments including retail, transport, farming and mining, all within the WA Workers’ Compensation jurisdiction. Services were provided to assist injured workers to return to work, or for redeployment into new employment. Tim was also responsible for providing Exercise Physiology services and conducting Physical Work Performance Evaluations. Tim later took an Account Manager role working with a small number of ongoing customers.

More recently Tim worked as an Injury Management Advisor and then promoted into the Injury Management Team Leader (WA) role for Coles. Over the course of this work, Tim worked closely with the Self Insured Provider Group, management and was responsible for a portfolio of claims including the overall injury management of injured employees within the WA workforce