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Occupational Medicine

At Lake Regional Occupational Medicine, our goal is to help your employees remain healthy and productive.

Download our Occupational Medicine Information Packet.

Work Injury Treatment

  • Lake Regional Occupational Medicine treats all types of work-related injuries, including lacerations, crush injuries, burns, fractures and exposures.
  • Only employees whose companies have authorized their care receive treatment.
  • Injured employees have same-day access for acute injuries. Appointments may be used for non-emergencies.
  • We educate the employee and employer on the nature of the injury and the expected outcome.
  • We provide treatment using structured stages; rehabilitation and work hardening are available.
  • We help provide a prompt return to work, if possible.
  • We create Injury Treatment Summary reports after each visit to send with the employee or to fax to the employer.
  • We have direct contact with Worker's Compensation Insurance to discuss recommended treatments or referrals.

Drug and Alcohol Screening

  • Department of Transportation (DOT)
    • Urine—lab testing only
    • Breath alcohol—instant testing
  • Non-DOT
    • Urine—instant or lab testing
    • Breath alcohol—instant testing
    • Hair—lab testing only

Learn more about DOT and non-DOT services for workers required to participate in a random drug-testing pool.

Physicals and Required Examinations

Ergonomics Consulation

  • Worksite analyses and injury prevention recommendations
  • Free initial consultations

Occupational Hearing Conservation Program

  • Audio testing by a certified occupational hearing health care professional
  • Testing available on site or in the clinic

Respiratory Fit Program

  • Pulmonary function test, if indicated
  • Respiratory clearance
  • Respirator fit testing (qualitative)
  • Review of medical questionnaire

Medical Surveillance Programs/Physicals

  • Toxicological examinations for hazardous materials, including asbestos, heavy metal, lead and mercury
  • Firefighter physicals
  • HAZMAT physicals

Second Opinion/IME

  • Lake Regional Occupational Medicine Physician Pauline Abbott, D.O., MPH, CIME, is certified by the ABIME to provide SSI disability and independent medical exams.

Other Services

  • Eye injury and exposure
  • Fit-for-duty exams/return-to-work physicals
  • Pulmonary function tests performed by NIOSH-certified personnel
  • Strength testing and flexibility of back and legs

Ready to Get Started?

If you would like to begin using Lake Regional Occupational Medicine services for your business, download the Occupational Medicine Information Packet and fax the Company Profile pages to us at 573.348.8046.

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Lake Regional Occupational Medicine
54 Hospital Drive, Suite 102
Osage Beach, MO 65065
573.348.8045
573.348.8046
(fax)
occmed@lakeregional.com
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Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.