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Occumed in Norton

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Occumed
1418 Park Ave. NW
Norton, VA 24273
36.9303696
-82.6407555

 

Welcome to Occumed in Norton.

Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Friday - 8 a.m. - Noon

Occupational Health Expertise

Our team consists of occupational health physicians, specially trained nurses, care managers and technicians. We follow an aggressive return-to-work philosophy and provide immediate worker injury evaluation and treatment along with prompt communications to employers.
Protecting employee health with programs aimed at preventing illness and injury and ensuring employee safety are of utmost importance. MedWorks believes in partnering with businesses to facilitate work-related health care needs.

Our objectives are:

  • Preserve employees’ productivity
  • Prevention of reinjury
  • Reduce disability
  • Provide effective, efficient, predictable injury treatment
  • Decrease replacement of training costs

Comprehensive Service

Our occupational health program is part of Ballad Health. We have the ability to treat work-related injuries and illnesses and to meet the workers’ health and safety needs. 

Services Include:

Workers’ Compensation

  • Injury treatment
  • Care management
  • Cumulative injury tracking/reporting
  • Impairment rating

Travel / Immunization Medicine

  • Tdap Vaccinations 
  • Hepatitis B vaccinations
  • Influenza vaccinations
  • Tuberculosis screenings
  • Tetanus vaccinations

Medical Surveillance Programs

  • DOT Physicals 

On-Site Services

Many of our services provided by our technicians, nurses and physicians are available on-site. Other industrial services available through Mountain States Health Alliance team members:

  • WorkSteps
  • Worksite evaluations
  • Physical therapy
  • Functional capacity exams
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Classes (CPR, first aid, substance abuse recognition)
  • Health risk assessments
  • Wellness/prevention screenings
  • Work injures
  • Pre-employment physicals
  • Drug screening
  • DOT Physicals

What's New

Monday, July 13, 2020

Ballad Health opens Banner Elk Urgent Care on July 13

Pursuing its goal to expand access to care in rural communities, Ballad Health officially opened its new urgent care center in Banner Elk, North Carolina. ... read more about Ballad Health opens Banner Elk Urgent Care on July 13.

Friday, July 10, 2020

Health officials issue concern, urge precautions as regional COVID-19 cases rapidly increase

With 94 new cases reported in 21 counties of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, officials with Ballad Health are warning community members ... read more about Health officials issue concern, urge precautions as regional COVID-19 cases rapidly increase.

Friday, June 26, 2020

Ballad Health, ETSU partner to launch Strong BRAIN Institute to study adverse childhood experiences

Ballad Health and East Tennessee State University announced Friday a new partnership that will establish a first-of-its-kind institute to promote the awareness and empirical study of adverse childh ... read more about Ballad Health, ETSU partner to launch Strong BRAIN Institute to study adverse childhood experiences.

Patients & Visitors

What's New

Monday, July 13, 2020

Ballad Health opens Banner Elk Urgent Care on July 13

Pursuing its goal to expand access to care in rural communities, Ballad Health officially opened its new urgent care center in Banner Elk, North Carolina. ... read more about Ballad Health opens Banner Elk Urgent Care on July 13.

Friday, July 10, 2020

Health officials issue concern, urge precautions as regional COVID-19 cases rapidly increase

With 94 new cases reported in 21 counties of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, officials with Ballad Health are warning community members ... read more about Health officials issue concern, urge precautions as regional COVID-19 cases rapidly increase.

Friday, June 26, 2020

Ballad Health, ETSU partner to launch Strong BRAIN Institute to study adverse childhood experiences

Ballad Health and East Tennessee State University announced Friday a new partnership that will establish a first-of-its-kind institute to promote the awareness and empirical study of adverse childh ... read more about Ballad Health, ETSU partner to launch Strong BRAIN Institute to study adverse childhood experiences.