Occupational Health & Wellness
Building extraordinary relationships with our business community
Our commitment to patient care goes beyond the walls of the hospital, extending to the health and wellness of our communities in Southeastern Indiana, Southwestern Ohio and Northern Kentucky.
DCH Occupational Health & Wellness provides employees from Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky care that prevents, treats and/or rehabilitates occupational illnesses and injuries.
Our partnership will help detect health problems, lower your health care costs and ensure employee productivity as well as offer a customized program to meet your unique business needs.
It’s simple. Healthy and productive employees are essential to the success of a business. Our staff promotes good health and safety while working closely with each employee. We have a variety of experts on our Occupational Health team that allows us to meet the needs of many different industries, including:
- Fitness for Duty
- Wellness Programs
- Biometric Screening
- Surveillance Exams
- Pre-employment Exams
- Physical Therapy Services
- Functional Capacity Exams
- Substance Abuse Screening
- CDL/DOT Exam Preperation
- Executive & Employee Physicals
- On-site Education & Health Fairs
- Workplace Injury & Follow-up care
To secure an appointment, please complete the AUTHORIZATION FORM (click here) and fax to 812-537-8343 or call 812-537-8323 or 800-676-5572, ext. 8323.
From drug testing to onsite health and wellness screenings, the DCH Occupational Health and Wellness Center will provide the professional services and compassionate care that your employees deserve.
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Services designed to support and encourage healthy behaviors while reducing your healthcare spending. Our partnership will support the prevention of illness and injury while promoting health and productivity. Many diverse programs will meet your employees’ needs and the needs of their families.
Providing important information on current and potential medical issues such as diabetes, heart disease, cancer and hypertension. Screenings are tailored to the needs of the employer to ensure early diagnosis and the promotion of health and wellness.
Assuring the health of the employees who have workplace exposure to particular health hazards (e.g., high noise levels, chemicals, HAZWOPER) known to pose risk for a potentially serious health condition, illness, or injury or for those who perform specific tasks (e.g., respiratory use, DOT) that require a level of health and fitness. We ensure accurate results with state-of-the art computer driven testing equipment that supports essential analysis at subsequent exams.
Help companies to determine if the post-offer candidate has the physical capabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. Tests, immunizations and screenings will support employee and public safety.
Physical Therapy Services
Treatment designed for injured and recovering clients to return them to work safely and quickly while reducing the risk of re-injury. Our therapists have the education, experience and credentials to provide professional physical therapy services to ensure superior care with measurable results.
Functional Capacity Exams
Scientifically developed, objective exam that measures a worker's physical capabilities and tolerances, also known as a worker's physical demand level. An FCE tests the client’s ability to perform a series of tasks, which would simulate their usual and customary job duties, to determine the extent to which the client is able to perform these tasks on a regular basis.
Substance Abuse Screening
A comprehensive drug and alcohol screening program that provides convenient, fast, and reliable service. Pre-employment, with injury or random testing is available. Our staff is trained to follow procedures mandated by the Department of Transportation to ensure accuracy.
Executive and Employee Physicals
A personalized health and wellness screening, focusing on the prevention of illness or injury while accommodating the busy schedule of the executive. The comprehensive exam and consultation is tailored for early diagnoses.
On-site Education and Health Fairs
Our health and wellness education and screening programs ensure productivity and employee satisfaction. Programs are developed following an assessment of business and employee needs and tailored to have a measurable impact.
How do I send my employees?
Send your employees with a completed authorization form to the DCH Occupational Health & Wellness Center for prompt care.
What injuries will the department treat?
Minor injuries such as sprains, strains, rashes, eye irritation, soft tissue and superficial lacerations.
How does DCH communicate the status of my employee?
Before the employee is released, you will receive a call from our nursing staff to discuss your employee's plan of care.
What if I send the employee and the injury is too severe?
The nursing staff will assist the employee to the emergency department for more advanced care. Your employee's safety is our number one concern.
What if I have questions about this new service?
Call 812-537-8270 to schedule an appointment to discuss your business needs.