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Truck driverThe goal of our Occupational Health services is to build a strong working relationship with businesses and industries to ensure the safety and good health of their employees. Knoxville Hospital & Clinics (KHC) offers a variety of occupational health services throughout its healthcare system, and is willing to work with each industry or business to customize a program that meets their individual needs.

Services that can be arranged or performed by Occupational Health include:

  • Pre-employment physicals
  • Special purpose physicals (e.g., firefighting, law enforcement, DOT)
  • DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing
  • Injured worker drug and alcohol testing
  • Injury Care (Workers Compensation)
  • Follow-up care and assessment of return-to-work options
  • Case management (referrals to orthopedic surgeon and other specialists)
  • Stress testing
  • EKGs
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Blood screening, including TB
  • Urine drug screening
  • On-site ergonomics and computer workstation evaluation
  • Back injury prevention exercises
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Repetitive lifting/action injury prevention
  • Health screening tests: lipid profile blood test, fasting glucose blood test, fecal occult blood test, body fat analysis
  • Flu vaccinations
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine

For more information or to schedule an occupational health service, call (641) 842-7211.