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Occupational Health and Preventive Services

Palmetto Health’s HealthWorks Occupational Health and Disease Prevention Program is dedicated to improving the health of employees while controlling the health care costs of employers. From health coaching to injury management, we meet the unique and varied health care needs of today’s employers and governmental entities. 

By partnering with HealthWorks, employers receive benefits and features you expect from South Carolina's leading health care provider including:

  • Quality care provided by an exclusive occupational medicine practice
  • Prevention and education focus
  • Average wait time less than 10 minutes
  • Onsite services ranging from flu shots, health screening, wellness coaching and disease management to staffing of on-site medical departments
  • Electronic test results and injury notes available immediately after visit
  • Care provided by friendly and experienced staff 

HealthWorks – Columbia
1333 Taylor St., Suite 3-H, Columbia, SC 29201 
Phone: 803-296-3500
Fax: 803-296-3965
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

HealthWorks – Irmo 
100 Palmetto Health Pkwy., Columbia, SC 29212
Phone: 803-296-3500
Fax: 803-296-3965
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 

HealthWorks Programs and Services

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Occupational Medicine
HealthWorks is an exclusive occupational medicine practice, treating only work-related injuries and providing required physicals and testing for employees. Occupational health services are provided in our clinics or at your worksite. HealthWorks' staff offers expertise in the following services:

  • Injury Treatment - HealthWorks strives to provide the best patient care while keeping in consideration the financial impact to the employer. We have an aggressive return-to-work philosophy and offer after-hours injury care via our Emergency Room Fast-Track. Immediate notice of injury status, work restrictions and treatment plans are available electronically following the visit.
  • Onsite Staffing - HealthWorks provides both onsite Occupational Medicine and Worksite Wellness services. Our team is available to come to your worksite for a few hours at a time, part-time or full-time to provide services to your employees. HealthWorks' team includes:
    • Registered Nurses
    • Certified Health Educators
    • Medical Assistants
    • Certified Occupational Health Nurse Practitioners
    • Occupational Medicine Physicians

A few of the benefits of working with HealthWorks include:

  • Continuity of care for injury treatment
  • Board Certified Occupational Health Physician oversight and support
  • Experienced back up medical coverage
  • Competitive Pricing

Physicals

  • Department of Transportation (DOT)
  • Pre-Placement
  • Return-to-work
  • Medical Surveillance exams
  • Fire Fighters
  • Law Enforcement
  • Fitness for duty
  • Physical Agility Testing

Testing

  • Tuberculosis
  • Spirometry (PFT)
  • Respiratory Fitness
  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • EKG
  • Chest X-ray
  • Labs

Substance Abuse Services
Drug-free workplace programs can help improve worker safety and health and add value to your business. HealthWorks has an in-house Certified Medical Review Officer (MRO) and DATIA Certified Drug and Alcohol collectors.

  • Quick Results Drug Testing
  • DOT and non-DOT Drug Testing
  • Hair sample drug testing
  • Breath Alcohol Testing
  • On-Site Collection
  • Random Employee Selection Service
  • Employee education and training

Vaccinations

  • Influenza
  • Hepatitis A and B
  • Tetanus/TdapPneumonia
  • MMR

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Health Education and Disease Prevention
Whether it's work or lifestyle related, the simplest and most cost effective way to prevent illness and injury is through proper training and education. HealthWorks offers the following onsite preventive services to ensure a safe and healthy workplace:

Onsite Health Assessment

  • Health Risk Appraisal (HRA)
  • Height and Weight
  • Body Mass Index (BMI)
  • Blood Pressure
  • Laboratory Tests — Lipid profile, Metabolic profile, Thyroid panel, CBC and optional PSA
  • Health Education Follow-up
  • Health Coaching

For more information about HealthWorks' Preventive Services, call 803-296-5445.

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