The Sentara Occupational Medicine team recognizes the importance of customizing plans to fit the needs of our customers. We work with each of our clients to develop an individualized plan that meets the specific safety and regulatory requirements of that organization.
Sentara Occupational Medicine offers all types of physicals including:
- Department Of Transportation (DOT)
- Fit For Duty
- Hexavalent Chromium
All of our providers are certified medical examiners and fully understand the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requirements for physical examinations. We can also perform specialized physicals, physical agility and functional ability testing.
At Sentara Occupational Medicine, we know that injuries at work hurt both the employee and the organization. Our workers' compensation program is designed to get employees back to work quickly and safely. Our knowledgeable staff understands the nuances of workers' compensation and how to follow employer-specific protocols.
The team at each of our locations is experienced with workers' compensation and available to treat your employees. Our network of locations allows every provider to treat and follow-up on injuries and communicate with your company.
Sentara Occupational Medicine offers all types of medical surveillance services including:
- Respirator fit testing
- Pulmonary function testing
- Exposure monitoring
- Surveillance protocols customized for each employer
Sentara Occupational Medicine can assist our clients with routine or periodic testing for their employees. These tests can be scheduled or performed on a walk-in basis. We are able to create a protocol specific to each company's needs for any medical surveillance program.
Substance Abuse Testing
Sentara Occupational Medicine offers customized drug and alcohol testing to meet your company’s requirements. We are able to customize drug panels, provide 24-hour collections, and mobile collections. Sentara Occupational Medicine also includes Medical Review Officer (MRO) services with your drug testing. All of our collectors are trained under the 49 CFR Part 40 guidelines and follow DOT regulations.
We understand that having a drug-free workplace is often comforting to you and your customers. We will work with you to address your needs and concerns to maintain a safe workplace.
Also keep in mind that, if you are on the fence about drug testing, most workers' compensation insurers will offer a discount if your company performs post-accident drug testing.
Sentara Occupational Medicine offers various wellness programs including:
- Biometric testing
- Health risk appraisals
- On-site medical services
- On-site education
It is much easier and cost effective to establish safe and healthy habits before a problem occurs. At Sentara Occupational Medicine, we want to take preventative steps to improve and maintain the health of our clients' employees. We work with our clients to schedule on-site education, risk assessments and biometric testing to minimize the risk of injury and poor health before problems arise.
On-site Medical Services
Sentara Occupational Medicine offers various on-site services including:
- Staffing for on-site medical clinics
- Medical direction for on-site clinics or employee health services
- Assistance with on-site primary care clinics
- Substance abuse testing
Sentara Occupational Medicine can save companies time and money by providing on-site staffing for medical clinics, employee health services and assistance with on-site clinics. Our fully trained occupational medicine staff is equipped to step in and provide support, including education and testing, wherever our clients need it.