Occupational and Environmental Health Services

Workforce Services

Maintaining a safe and healthy workplace is a priority among most employers. Norwalk Hospital’s Occupational and Environmental Health Services offers the following occupational health services for the workplace:

  • Physical exams for employment
  • Injury management and treatment of occupational injuries
  • Modified duty/prompt return to work program
  • Workers compensation program management
  • Physical and occupational therapy
  • Physical therapy services

Drug Free Workplace Services

For many employers, substance abuse testing is an integral part of the hiring process. Norwalk Hospital’s Occupational Health and Rehabilitation Services offers the full array of drug and alcohol testing services, including:

  • Drug testing
  • Breath alcohol testing
  • Rapid (instant) drug tests
  • Hair testing

Health and Wellness Services

We offer a variety of specialized programs to help employers maintain a safe and productive workforce, and to reduce workers’ compensation and disability costs.  Services we offer include:

  • Plant and facility tours
  • Job physical requirements development
  • Workers’ compensation cost-reduction services
  • Ergonomic workstation evaluations
  • Worksite vaccinations (flu, hepatitis B)
  • Job-specific physical demands assessments
  • Random drug test selection and administrative services
  • Blood and body fluid post-exposure treatment
  • Chemical and environmental exposure health screening management
  • Health fairs and worksite wellness programs

Travel Medicine and Vaccination Services

Our travel medicine team is ready to help make your travel experience a safe, healthy and enjoyable one. We provide a detailed review of your health needs, including recommended or required vaccinations, personal health precautions, tips for healthy travel and more. Services we offer include:

  • Consultations and reviews of medical history
  • Vaccinations and lab work for international travel