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Occupational health and safety

We appreciate your confidence in the Cabell Huntington Hospital Healthcare sytem and look forward to the opportunity to work with you. Our Occupational Medicine is comprehensive and can be completely designed to meet your needs.

We realize that every company and business has different types of employees, therefore have different needs. Cabell Huntington Hospital is committed to providing a comprehensive facility to address the regulatory needs of your business, and to add services as needed. A representative with expertise in occupational medicine programs is available to work with you to customize your program.

Our Occupational Medicine Program Includes:

  • Pre-Employment Physicals
  • Independent Medical exams
  • Dept. of Transportation Physicals
  • Asbestos Examinations
  • Return to Work Evaluations
  • Instant Drug Screen Testing, DOT/Non-DOT
  • Annual Health Screenings
  • Referrals to:
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • The Recovery Center
  • NEW Workers' Comp Claims
  • Federal Railroad Administration exams
  • Federal Government exams
  • Audiometry
  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Respirator Clearance and Fit Testing
  • Vision Testing
  • Breath Alcohol Testing
  • Hair Drug Testing
  • Baseline Laboratory Testing
  • Chest and Spine X-ray
  • EKGs
  • TB Testing
  • Lead Level Testing
  • Flu and Tetanus Shots
  • Hepatitis A/B Immunizations
  • Work-related injury treatment and management

Commonly Treated Occupational Problems Include:

  • Neck and Back injuries
  • Hand, Wrist, Hip, Knee, and Ankle injuries
  • Sprains, Strains, Muscle injuries
  • Repetitive Motion Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Lacerations

Our 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.

Urgent Care

Our Urgent Care Center offers after-hours care for your injured employees. The staff will provide immediate care for such injuries as:

  • Cuts and Lacerations
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Slips, Trips, and Falls
  • Back and Neck Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Trauma