What Is An Occupational Medicine?
When you hear the term “Occupational Medicine”, what is the first thing that comes into your mind? According to some researches, occupational medicine is specialized field that is dedicated to the management and prevention of work-related illness and injury while promoting the health of families, workers and their communities. Apart from this, occupational medicine was creatively developed to treat the work-related disease or injury of a certain employee.
When it comes to the real definition of occupational medicine, it is the branch of medicine that deals with the relationship of man to his occupation for the purpose of the prevention of injury and disease as well as the promotion of optimal health, productivity and social adjustment. We, at Southwest Urgent Care and Family Practice, we completely understand the significance of keeping your employees health whether it is for pre-employment physical or even evaluation after an injury.
We pursue a partnership with the employer and encourage open dialog so that we can provide the best service to the employer and most importantly the best healthcare to the employee. In addition to this, we have administrators with many years of experience with occupational health available to answer questions and ensure optimal service. Our staff is certified in the various modalities needed by employers to insure the highest level of quality.
As an employer, you want to feel confident on your current and future employees are healthy in each way possible. We, at Southwest Urgent Care and Family Practice offers a comprehensive range of occupational medicine services designed to keep your employees healthy, resuming pre-accident capabilities and working safely as soon as they possibly can.
At Southwest Urgent Care and Family Practice, we provide the following occupational medicine services:
- On-site Flu Clinic
- TB screening
- Deployment Physicals
- Vision Testing
- Urine Drug Screen
- DOT Physicals
- Pre-employment and Annual Physicals
- Workman’s Compensation
We are located just 2 miles away from the Galleria mall in Southwest Houston, TX close to US 59 and Chimney Rock Rd. To access our services, set a schedule online, call us or visit our urgent care center right away at (713)640-5754.