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Great River Business Health Welcomes Physician Assistant

June 24, 2010

Ted Smith, P.A.-C, recently joined the Great River Business Health staff. He received a bachelor of science degree in Physician Assistant from Des Moines University and a master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln.

Smith was previously employed by Great River Orthopedic Specialists and most recently by Emergency Practice Associates of Waterloo where he worked at several regional locations as a physician assistant.  In Smith's new role, he will be working in both the Business Health Clinic and with the traveling ER group.

A service of Great River Medical Center, Great River Business Health offers comprehensive health services for businesses of all sizes. Located in the Center for Rehab and Clinics on the hospital's campus in West Burlington, specific services include:

  • Work related injuries
  • Drug and alcohol screenings and testing
  • Department of Transportation physicals
  • First aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation training
  • Fitness-for-duty evaluation
  • Health-risk screening
  • Hearing screening
  • Immunizations
  • Job-specific evaluations
  • Pre-employment physicals
  • Pulmonary-function testing
  • Return-to-work examinations

For more information about Great River Business Health, call (319) 768-4100.