Health and Wellness Services

Norwalk Hospital Occupational and Environmental Health Services offers a wide variety of specialized programs to enhance employer efforts to 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
  • Corporate Medical Director consultative services
  • Workers’ compensation cost-reduction services
  • Ergonomic workstation evaluations (link)
  • Worksite flu vaccinations
  • Job-specific physical demands assessments (link)
  • Random drug test selection and administrative services
  • Medical Review Officer services
  • Blood and body fluid post-exposure treatment
  • Chemical and environmental exposure health screening management
  • Animal exposures: bites, scratches, rabies (preventive and post-exposure)
  • Injury data review and interpretation (employer and carrier)
  • Other vaccines/services upon request (hepatitis B)
  • Educational lectures,preventive in-services, and lunch and learn programs, focused on the proper use of body mechanics, proper posture and methods of preventing back injuries. Presentations will be supported with literature and AV aids. Presentations will be tailored to the various group job functions, (i.e., office, industrial and material handling functions).

We also produce health fairs and worksite wellness programs, with a full complement of tests and presentations, many available at the employer's worksite. Services include:

  • Blood pressure screening
  • Chair massage
  • Body mass index (BMI) and skinfolds (measure of body fat)
  • Pulmonary function screening
  • Diabetes screening
  • Flu vaccinations
  • Cholesterol and complete blood lipids screening
  • PSA prostate cancer screening
  • Worksite educational presentations
  • Integrative medicine
  • Posture screening
  • Cardiac health presentations
  • Women’s health
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Imaging, mammography and bone density screening
  • Sleep pathology screening