Occupational Medicine – Health Screenings, Checkups, and Immunizations
Alaska Urgent Care offers a variety of employee health screening services that can be customized to address the specific occupational hazards and corporate needs of our clients, as well as the health concerns of individuals. Listed below are some of the occupational health services that we offer.
For more information on how our services can be tailored to your needs, please contact our office manager at (907) 341-7757.
Our staff follows the most current regulatory guidelines of the Department of Transportation (DOT), and other federal and local controls regarding preventive measurements and safety requirements. Mandated exams we perform include, but are not limited to:
- DOT exams
- Blood lead level monitoring and surveillance exams
- Respirator use medical clearance
- Hearing conservation evaluations and medical monitoring
- Substance abuse testing
Tailored Preventive Examinations, Testing, and Immunizations
Our Medical Examinations include:
- Baseline and surveillance examinations
- Hepatitis B immunizations
- Hepatitis A immunizations
- Measles, mumps, and rubella immunizations
Drug and Alcohol Services
Drugs and alcohol in the workplace can cost countless dollars in increased work injuries, productivity and liability. If you are looking for assistance with DOT or non-DOT drug and alcohol testing compliance, Alaska Urgent Care can assist with your needs.
Alaska Urgent Care follows the DOT guidelines for collecting, handling and/or testing specimens and reporting results. All staff is certified in the training requirements mandated by the DOT and are knowledgeable of the federal regulations to ensure program compliance and integrity. All screening results that are non-negative are confirmed with gas chromatography. A Medical Review Officer (MRO) reviews all test results.
Patient confidentiality is always maintained and ensured.
Alaska Urgent Care offers a comprehensive drug and alcohol program package, which includes:
- Post job offer (drug only)
- Reasonable suspicion
- Post accident
- Follow up
Various regulation entities require each employer must adopt a company policy on their drug/alcohol program and provide a copy to every employee. For more information about our Drug and Alcohol Services, call our office manager at (907) 341-7757.
Alaska Urgent Care offers several types of physical examinations to meet individuals’ and companies’ needs. Examinations include Department of Transportation (DOT) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements, but other assessments can be completed for companies that do not have specific agency requirements. Below are some of available examinations:
- Annual surveillance examinations
- Respiratory examinations
- Department of Transportation examinations
- Basic physicals
- School bus driver examinations
- Periodic examinations
- Return to work examinations