Hackensack Meridian Health Occupational Health delivers quality medical care and customized programming to meet your organization’s employee health and safety needs.
To deliver & maintain evidence-based, high-quality occupational & work-site health services meeting all regulatory standards in a cost effective manner.
To provide the best health care experience to employees while maintaining communication with employers, exceeding expectations and understanding needs. To remain on top of industry standards, administer best practices, and be regarded as experts in occupational health.
Our services include:
Work-related injury/illness treatment
Post-offer /surveillance physical exams
Department of Transportation (DOT) Medical Certification exams
Medical surveillance programs (communicable disease, occupational hazard)
Drug and alcohol testing
Ergonomic Evaluations & Wellness Programs
Creation of physical job descriptions & physical testing to match those measured and defensible descriptions
POPE Testing to Ensure Success and Reduce Cost
Companies often hire new employees only to find out later the worker is incapable of meeting the physical demands of the job. This puts the employer at increased risk of injury, which may incur significant costs the employer. Aside from the actual medical costs for treatment of the injury, there is lost work time, decreased productivity, need for rehiring and retraining. This negatively impacts clients, managers, and co-workers.
The Hackensack Meridian Health Occupational Health Post-Offer employment physical determines if a job applicant can safely perform his or her essential job functions. It is designed to identify critical success factors that often arise after a candidate begins working.
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