The mission of Sparrow Occupational Health Services is to keep employees well and on the job so they can do what they do best.
We know that the workforce is an employer’s greatest asset and that a healthy bottom line depends on healthy, productive employees.
Our team takes a comprehensive approach designed to meet the job-related health care needs of workers, while decreasing medical costs and lost work time for employers.
How do we do it? Sparrow Occupational Health Services is mid-Michigan’s only hospital-based program of care for area workers and has the most experienced management team in the field.
It relies on the region’s only board-certified physician in occupational health medicine, along with a certified case manager who monitors injury cases and works with physicians, therapists and insurance providers to return employees to work as soon as possible.
Among the services offered by Sparrow Occupational Health Services are:
- Pre-employment physicals individually designed for specific job requirements
- 24-hour work related injury care and drug screen collection
- Physical exams to check a worker’s fitness for duty and ability to return to the job
- Developing and implementing screening programs
- Case management by a certified case manager
Workers are able to get emergency care around-the-clock, benefitting from Sparrow’s top-notch health care system and the region’s most experienced physicians and staff. They and their employers benefit from a dedicated Occupational Health Clinic, with on-site X-ray, laboratory and drug screening services, and immediate, typed injured worker reports.
Plus, Sparrow Occupational Health Services offers education and training in vital workplace issues, such as blood-borne pathogens, first aid, ergonomics and drug testing. Our occupational medicine specialist physicians will visit your work site so they can have a thorough understanding of your business and the physical demands that are necessary.