With treatment available 24/7 through our primary hospitals and locals clinics, LewisGale Regional Health System takes care of your employees who may be hurt on the job. Our certified occupational health staff and medical specialists respond quickly to injuries, ensuring faster and fuller recovery.
LewisGale Helps Your Business by Helping Your Employees
We get involved early in the details of each person’s care to facilitate a quick return to mobility and function for home and work-related tasks, along with other activities that make life worthwhile. LewisGale services include:
- Independent medical evaluations
- Full collaboration with your workers compensation officer
- Comprehensive case management and patient follow-up
- Flexible recovery programs
- Protection of confidential information
- Compliance with all workplace health and safety regulations
Rest assured we maintain all tests, assessments, results and participant files in accordance with privacy standards set by The Joint Commission, a national healthcare provider accrediting agency, and the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA).
Support your employees’ speedy recovery and encourage a safe return to work, family and community with the occupational therapy (OT) and physical therapy (PT) services available through LewisGale. If a person’s mobility has been impaired by injury or accident, our physical therapists can prescribe and assist with specific exercises, manual manipulation, fitness regimens, wellness activities and behavior modification programs to help achieve maximum movement and function. Our specialists help develop skills to adapt to changes in capacity and assist in coordinating care with other health professionals.
Learn more about rehabilitation services at LewisGale.
When you partner with LewisGale Regional Health System for occupational health services, your company and your employees can be assured of round-the-clock injury coverage. Because the first 72 hours after an injury are critical to effective treatment and maximum recovery, we respond quickly to your needs.
In addition to first-rate medical treatment tailored to the specific injury or condition, we collaborate with your company’s compensation officer on comprehensive medical case management and patient follow-up. Rapid access to specialists fosters faster, more complete recovery, so your employees can return to work, family and familiar activities as soon as possible.
LewisGale’s occupational health specialists regularly evaluate each situation and assess the employee’s readiness to return to work. We can also design personalized recovery programs for regaining strength, mobility, flexibility and other aptitudes needed in your workplace or in specialized occupations.