It originally provided functional testing and work injury management and prevention consultative services, and it opened its first outpatient therapy practice, in Pella, in 2002 when it opened its doors to people with all types of musculoskeletal pain and injuries. In 2003, Work Systems purchased Bos Landen Athletic Club (dba Work Systems Fitness), and in 2004 it combined the rehab and fitness operations into one business (Work Systems Rehab & Fitness) and one location, a 34,000 square foot facility in Pella. It has opened additional rehab clinics in Des Moines (2003), Oskaloosa (2006), Newton (2007), and Ames (2012), and it continues to provide functional testing and injury prevention and management consultative services to businesses throughout the state of Iowa and beyond.
Work Systems is currently co-owned by Troy Vander Molen, PT, DPT (CEO/CFO), Todd Schemper, PT, DPT (COO), Carol Kelderman, PT, DPT, Elise Spronk, OTR/L, and Melissa Hansen, PT, DPT.
Pella Recreation Center is owned by Mark Blankespoor, PT, DPT, Darren McGriff, Holly Toom, Kevin Carlson and Kelly Carlson. CrossFit 424 (Kevin and Kelly Carlson) and Game On Performance (Brad Rolffs and Eric Van Wyngarden) are key programming partners with PRC.