Hughston Clinic Occupational Services


Work Related Injury Care

All musculoskeletal problems:

  • Back pain
  • Shoulder, elbow, and wrist strains
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Knee injuries & ankle sprains
  • Evaluation to rule out fractures
  • Bruises and contusions

*  Eye injuries
*  Chemicals and thermal burns
*  Cuts and lacerations
*  Occupational skin problems

Alcohol testing

  • Breath alcohol testing.  We use certified breath alcohol technicians
  • Saliva alcohol testing

Urine drug testing (collection site)

  • DOT and other federally regulated testing
  • State drug-free workplace testing
  • Certified Medical Review Officer Services
  • Annual reports for DOT
  • Random selection notification available

Bilingual Services

Preplacement Physicals

Periodic Medical Surveillance Physicals

  • Lead, chromium, mercury, cadmium, and other metals
  • Asbestos
  • Hazardous waste operations
  • Benzene and other solvents
  • Respirator physicals
  • Firefighter
  • DOT
  • Hearing conservation program: Audiograms and STS evaluations
  • All OSHA, NIOSH, MSHAA, or other recommended biological monitoring.

Return to Work Evaluations (fitness for duty)

Impairment Ratings

Independent Medical Evaluations

Work Site Evaluations

  • ADA work station analysis/ essential functions determination
  • Ergonomic work station improvement
  • Chemical hazards
  • Hazardous noise

Certified Aviation Medical Examination (A.M.E.)