Occupational medicine focuses on maintaining the health, safety, and productivity of workers at the workplace. Physicians who specialize in occupational medicine are best equipped to diagnose and treat work-related injuries and illnesses. Besides providing quality treatment to the workers, they also educate them on ways that help them avoid injuries and illnesses in the future.
Our experienced occupational medicine specialists at MI Express Urgent Care in Canton, MI, are trained to offer the highest standards of healthcare for a wide range of workplace-related injuries and illnesses that may result from physical, chemical, biological, or psychological factors present at the workplace. We can also work directly with employers allowing their employees easy access to our services.
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The scope of occupational medicine extends beyond the treatment of injuries and illnesses of workers. It also includes other aspects like:
These include a variety of tests that evaluate your overall health profile to assess medical fitness for any job requirements. May also include vaccinations, x-rays, and spirometry testing.
Including tests that are used to screen specific medical conditions and for drug screening.
Preparing for pre-employment physicals and health screenings depends on the type of tests that you may need to undergo. For certain blood and urine tests, you may be asked to avoid eating for a period of time before the assessment. This will usually be between 8-12 hours. Please ensure you are aware of these requirements by reaching out to the clinic. You must also carry relevant documents that you may be asked to submit during the assessment. They can include:
The occupational medicine specialists at MI Express Urgent Care assess and evaluate the risks and hazards to which your workers are exposed to. Based on our findings, we make recommendations for your business with appropriate tools to ensure a safe and healthy workplace that, in turn, leads to enhanced productivity. Our specialized services include a wide array of tests and treatments, such as:
The staff at MI Express Urgent Care is committed to providing excellent and comprehensive healthcare services for all of your employees’ needs, from medical emergencies to screenings and tests. Also, our input on improving the workplace environment guarantees a positive impact on your business due to a safer and happier workforce. The features mentioned below add to your healthcare-related experience with us. They are:
Umayr Azimi MD is an internist with medical expertise in acute care/hospital medicine, urgent care/occupational medicine, ambulatory/primary care medicine, and obesity medicine. He is dual board certified in Internal Medicine as well as Obesity Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and the American Board of Obesity Medicine.Read More