Employees who use the Occupational Medicine Services of SMC know we understand the importance of their employees' time. Employees shouldn't lose time on the job waiting longer than necessary for medical care. Our patients are seen quickly and reports are delivered back to you, the employer, promptly. Your workers spend less time in a waiting room and more time on the job!
Southside Medical Center offers occupational medical services, including several types of physical examinations, all designed to meet the individuals' or companies' needs. Below are some of our available examinations and services:
Workers compensation injuries
Annual and periodic employee surveillance
Asbestos and blood lead baseline and surveillance
Department of Transportation
School district physicals
School bus driver examinations
Return to work examinations
Drug and alcohol collection and testing (both DOT and non-DOT)
Immunizations and titers
Southside Medical Clinics follows the DOT guidelines for collecting, handling and/or testing specimens and reporting results. 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 assured.