Occupational Medicine

As part of our commitment to supporting the health and well-being of the families and communities we serve, Mon Health Wedgewood Primary Care & Psychiatry also offers specialty care in the area of occupational medicine. This specialty deals with the prevention and treatment of diseases and injuries occurring at work or in specific occupations.

Mon Health Wedgewood Primary Care & Psychiatry Occupational Medicine Department works with individual companies to customize a program to fit the needs of their employees.  We provide a wide range of medical expertise to help keep employees and their families healthy and productive. We emphasize preventive health, at home and on the job. It simply makes sense for employers to become involved in their employees’ healthcare.

This can help minimize more costly medical services for advanced health problems and workers compensation claims.

We offer:

Physicals

  • Asbestos Physicals
  • Hazmat Physicals
  • Pre-Employment/Insurance
  • DOT

Services

  • Spirometry
  • DOT Post-Accident Screenings
  • Audiometry/Hearing Booth
  • Computer-Generated
    Random Selection Program
  • Medical Surveillance Program
  • Alcohol/Drug Evaluation, Assessment
  • Certified Medical Review Officer on Staff
  • Breathalyzers (Certified Technicians)
  • Respirator Clearance Exam
  • Diagnostic Testing

Laboratory:

  • Urine Drug Screen Collection
  • Blood Alcohol Testing
  • Screening for high cholesterol, diabetes, tuberculosis, hepatitis
  • Breath Alcohol Testing
    Technician on call after hours

Preventative Medicine Programs:

  • On-site Immunizations (Flu, Pneumonia, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, etc.)
  • Wellness programs

Customized Employee Medical Program:

We realize that every company and business has different types of employees and, therefore, different needs. The Wedgewood staff is committed to providing a comprehensive facility to address the regulatory and non-regulatory needs of your business and to add services as needed. A representative with expertise in occupational medical programs is available to work with you in formulating your program.

Contact:

Please contact Occupational Medicine Manager, Patty Stewart, LPN, with questions or to customize a plan for your company by calling:

304-292-0879

 

 

Workers Compensation

Wedgewood's Workers Compensation team works closely with employers, insurance companies, and rehabilitation consultants to ensure that the process following an injury is relatively problem-free. 
We encourage patient involvement in the treatment process as part of an ongoing effort to improve our services resulting in earlier rehabilitation, return to work, and ultimately, overall healthcare savings.

Wedgewood's Occupational Healthcare Program is comprehensive and designed to help injured employees quickly return to work. It is our mission to provide an occupational healthcare program that delivers quality-driven medical outcomes focused on providing exemplary patient care. Our program is designed to quickly return an injured employee to maximum employment potential.

 

Commonly Treated Problems:

  • Neck and back injuries
  • Hand, wrist, hip, knee, and ankle injuries.
  • Sprains, strains, muscle injuries
  • Fractures and dislocations
  • Repetitive motion injuries
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome