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Great River Business Health Joins WORKSAFE IOWA’s Occupational Medicine Associates Network

January 30, 2009 – Great River Business Health has been selected as a member of WORKSAFE IOWA’s Occupational Medicine Associates Network. The network is a consortium of 10 hospital-based occupational health clinics in Iowa that serve employers and employees in their areas. The clinics offer occupational medicine and health services directly through their clinics, and can provide access to WORKSAFE IOWA’s industrial hygiene, ergonomics and education consultation services to their local employers and their workers, as well as area occupational health and safety professionals.

WORKSAFE IOWA is a multidisciplinary outreach program in the University of Iowa’s College of Public Health, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health.

A service of Great River Medical Center, Great River Business Health offers comprehensive health services for businesses of all sizes. Specific services include:
• Department of Transportation physicals
• Drug and alcohol screenings and testing
• First aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation training
• Fitness-for-duty evaluation
• Health-risk screening
• Hearing screening
• Immunizations
• Job-specific evaluations
• Preemployment physicals
• Pulmonary-function testing
• Return-to-work examinations