Occupational medicine (OM) focuses on the prevention and treatment of diseases and injuries as well as helps to maintain and increase productivity and social adjustment in the workplace.
Comprehensive Health Services (CHS) provides a Total Workforce Health Program that effectively combines occupational medicine with safety programs. The benefit is an effective occupational health services program that is expertly managed by a single point of contact who is responsible and accountable for all occupational medicine services and it is aligned with safety and leadership goals.
OSHA Compliance and Medical Surveillance Programs
Our experienced OM Specialists deliver OSHA-compliant and protective medical surveillance to ensure that the highest standards of occupational health and safety are achieved and maintained.
- Respiration Clearance and Protection
- Hearing Conservation
- Access to Employee Exposure and Medical Records
- Ionizing Radiation
- Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories
- Substance-Specific Standards, including:
- Hexavalent Chromium
- Injury case management
- Acute care
Drug and Alcohol Testing
- Comprehensive substance abuse management
- Random testing
- Reasonable suspicion
Preventive Health and Wellness
CHS Counselors are available onsite, via a weblink, or on a 24/7 secured phone line, to support employee job performance, mental health, and emotional job well-being. Our Wellness Specialists work with individual employees to customize a program that is best suited for their health education and screening. For additional health protection and wellness, we can arrange to bring immunizations to your worksite.
- Employee Assistance Program https://www.inova.org/eap
- Health Education Programs
- Smoking Cessation
- Diet Management
- Heart Healthy
- Weight Loss
- Hearing Protection
- Health Screenings
- Biometric screening
- Blood Pressure
- Breast Self-Examination (BSE)
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Colon Cancer
- Prostate Specific Antigen
- Immunization Programs
- Seasonal Flu (Influenza)
- Tetanus and Diptheria
- Travel vaccines
- Zoster (Shingles)
CHS Industrial Hygienists and Exercise Physiologists conduct evaluations onsite and assist with real-time work station adjustments to correct ergonomic hazards. Exercise Physiologists recommend muscle strengthening exercises for injury prevention and develops work conditioning programs.
Emergency Response Preparedness and Planning
CHS participates in hazardous waste operations, emergency response planning and support, establishes contingency plans and integrates disaster preparedness into community response plans, including planning, practice, and coordination with other response elements.