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MedWorks Occupational Health – Kingsport on Ft. Henry Drive

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MedWorks - Kingsport
4600 Fort Henry Dr.
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-3950
36.477536
-82.492979

 

Welcome to MedWorks in Kingsport.

Office hours

  • Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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 Ballad Health 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 injuries
  • Pre-employment physicals
  • Drug screening
  • DOT physicals

 

What's New

Friday, September 11, 2020

Niswonger Children’s Hospital CEO Lisa Carter tapped for prestigious statewide post

Lisa Carter has been voted chairman of the board for the Children’s Hospital Alliance of Tennessee (CHAT). ... read more about Niswonger Children’s Hospital CEO Lisa Carter tapped for prestigious statewide post.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Patricia Chambers, MD, named chief medical officer of Niswonger Children’s Hospital

Patricia Chambers, MD, an established physician leader, has been named chief medical officer of Niswonger Children’s Hospital. ... read more about Patricia Chambers, MD, named chief medical officer of Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Friday, September 4, 2020

Local Walmart and Sam’s Club stores raise more than $240,000 for Niswonger Children’s Hospital

Nothing will stop the people of the Appalachian Highlands from doing what they can to help others, especially local children. ... read more about Local Walmart and Sam’s Club stores raise more than $240,000 for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

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What's New

Friday, September 11, 2020

Niswonger Children’s Hospital CEO Lisa Carter tapped for prestigious statewide post

Lisa Carter has been voted chairman of the board for the Children’s Hospital Alliance of Tennessee (CHAT). ... read more about Niswonger Children’s Hospital CEO Lisa Carter tapped for prestigious statewide post.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Patricia Chambers, MD, named chief medical officer of Niswonger Children’s Hospital

Patricia Chambers, MD, an established physician leader, has been named chief medical officer of Niswonger Children’s Hospital. ... read more about Patricia Chambers, MD, named chief medical officer of Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Friday, September 4, 2020

Local Walmart and Sam’s Club stores raise more than $240,000 for Niswonger Children’s Hospital

Nothing will stop the people of the Appalachian Highlands from doing what they can to help others, especially local children. ... read more about Local Walmart and Sam’s Club stores raise more than $240,000 for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.