Iredell News

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06/18/2015

Iredell Health System Offers Occupational Medicine Program

Iredell Health System is now offering a comprehensive occupational medicine program for business and industry located at 128 E. Plaza Drive in Mooresville, at the intersection of Highways 150 and 21 near the Aldi Supermarket.

Ed Rush, CEO of Iredell Health System believes the program will be successful because of the input given by area employers, needing a community occupational medicine program.

“We have listened closely to employers and have created customized programs to meet the size and need of each organization,” said Rush. “Our program delivers seamless care with convenient access to specialists.”

The Occupational Medicine team includes Dr. Joesph Wolyniak, occupational medicine physician; Tracy Earl, PA-C, physical therapists; certified medical assistants; a certified medical case manager and a certified functional evaluator. The team will provide a cohesive management program serving local businesses.

“We promise to listen closely to the needs of employers and their employees by communicating every step of the way,” said Dr. Wolyniak. “Having an on-site laboratory as well as X-ray is more convenient for patients and allows us to make use of their time efficiently.”

Among the services offered are injury treatment, breath alcohol testing, case management, return to work exams, physical therapy, work hardening, return to work program, work conditioning, pre-employment screens, job site analysis, drug screening, ergonomic assessments, DOT & Non DOT exams, and wellness programs.

Occupational medicine is the medical specialty dedicated to workplace health and wellness, as well as injury management. It focuses on prevention, treatment, evaluation and resolution of health conditions caused by workplace environment.

For more information, contact Iredell Occupational Medicine at 980-444-2630.

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