JTECH Medical’s Northstar Industrial Medicine System has all of the tools needed to objectively document physical capabilities. Functional Testing software modules save time and money with quick analysis and detailed narrative reports at the click of a button.

 

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Accurate & Flexible

  • Documents a subject’s ability to meet critical demands and job requirements
  • Provides accurate testing for physical strength capabilities, physical disabilities, and reliability of effort for a variety of applications, such as fitness-for-duty, return-to-work, post-offer evaluation and much more
  • Flexible enough to use any material handling, work activity, work posture, job task, cardiovascular, dexterity or any other criteria imaginable
  • Provides users with a competitive edge in addressing referral questions and satisfying Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) compliance issues

Included in this System:

Allows users to objectively evaluate and document range of motion for spine and large extremities.
Documents strength of a muscle or group of muscles for a variety of tasks that require a certain level of strength.
Tests and documents max grip strength at multiple intervals, 5-position grip test, rapid exchange grip, and sustained grip.
Provides the ability to document a subject’s strength for a variety of tasks such as pushing, pulling and lifting. Includes JTECH’s Mobile Lift Platform.

 

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Northstar Software

  • Includes robust Functional Testing Modules that document and analyze a subject’s ability to meet critical demands
    • Activities Tests – documents repetitive or sustained work tasks such as kneeling and reaching overhead
    • Posture Tests – documents common workplace postures such as sitting, kneeling, and bending as well as customizable postures
    • Material Handling Tests – objective evaluation of occasional and frequent handling tasks such as lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling
    • Dexterity Tests – documents standardized dexterity tests such as Purdue Pegboard, Minnesota Dexterity Test as well as Bennett Hand tool
    • Cardiovascular Tests – objective evaluation of aerobic fitness with custom or standardized tests
  • History tables display results that allow evaluators to objectively assess where the subject’s physical abilities are and when they are ready to return to work
  • Automatic data calculations for mean, fatigue, maximum effort, percentage of NIOSH standards met, coefficient of variant, and consistency
Product Info:

Part Number: 9RF403, 9RF404 (primary and secondary set)
Units of Measure: Degree (angle)
Weight: 0.20 lb (0.09 kg)
Length: 2.85 in (7.24cm)
Width: 1.05 in (2.67 cm)
Depth: 2.59 in (6.58cm)
Battery Type: Rechargeable Lithium Polymer
Battery Life: Approx. 10-14 hours of continual use

Part Number: 9RF403, 9RF404 (primary and secondary set)
Weight: 0.20 lb (0.09 kg)
Length: 2.85 in (7.24cm)
Width: 1.05 in (2.67 cm)
Depth: 2.59 in (6.58cm)
Battery Type: Rechargeable Lithium Polymer
Battery Life: Approximately 10-14 hours of continual use

Part Number: 9RF405
Units of Measure: lb, kg, N
Weight: 0.45 lb (0.02 kg)
Length: 4.02 in (10.2 cm)
Width: 2.40 in (6.1 cm)
Height: 2.11 in (5.3 cm)
Battery Type: Rechargeable Lithium Polymer
Battery Life: Approximately 10-14 hours of continual use

Part Number: 9RF406
Load Cell Capacity: 200 lb (0.42 kg)
Units of Measure: lb, kg, N
Weight: 0.92 lb (0.42 kg)
Length: 8.15 in (20.70 cm)
Width: 1.62 in (4.11 cm)
Height: 4.01 in (10.19 cm)
Battery Type: Rechargeable Lithium Polymer
Battery Life: Approximately 10-14 hours of continual use

Part Number: 9RF410
Maximum Force Input: 500 lbf (226 kg , 2224 N)
Units of Measure: lb, kg, N
Weight: 0.39 lb (0.18 kg)
Length: 2.79 in (7.1 cm)
Width: 1.81 in (4.6 cm)
Height: 1.96 in (5 cm)
Battery Type: Rechargeable Lithium Polymer
Battery Life: Approximately 10-14 hours of continual use

Alignment Rails (8MH068) – Magnetically attach to the Inclinometers for easy visual confirmation of alignment
VELCRO® Straps (45, 46, 47) – Can be used for dynamic range of motion inclinometry testing. Comes in a set containing Small, Medium, and Large straps

Flat Pad (8AC008) – The flat pad can be used for exerting force against flat items.
Curved Pad (8AC009) – The curved pad can be used for exerting force against items that are rounded.
Muscle Tester Cradle (8AC009) – The muscle tester cradle provides a stable platform to rest the muscle tester.

T-Bar – Used for 2-handed pushing and pulling.
D-Handle – For custom lifting and in-line testing.
Hook with Stud – For attaching cables, hooks, ropes, etc.
4" Push Disk – For exerting force against flat surfaces.
Curved Pad – For push force measurements against objects and extremities.
Flat Pad – For push force measurements against objects and extremities.
Threaded Pad Adapter – For attaching pads to the gauge.
12" Cable – For various lifting, pushing, pulling, or static strength tests.

Mobile Lift System – Provides a sturdy, highly portable surface for performing lifting tests.

Get Up and Running with Northstar

Up and Running: Intake
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Up and Running: Analysis
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