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Preventative Measures: Pre-employment Drug Testing

Workplace safety doesn’t just include personal protective equipment, proper lifting, or truck driver ergonomics (although, these are all essential) but it also includes preventative measures such as workplace drug testing. Did you know that pre-employment drug testing can prevent future employee drug related issue, help ensure workplace safety and reduce overall costs related to employee [&helli...

Questions about DOT/CDL: Medical Review Officers and Medical Examiners

When applying or renewing your DOT license you are required to receive a physical exam by a Medical Examiner who is licensed in accordance with the State Laws to perform physicals examinations. A Medical Review Officer is a licensed physician who is responsible for reviewing lab results from employers drug testing programs. Industrial Health Care Center […]

That time of year!

It’s that time of year again and flu season is right around the corner. Protect yourself and get vaccinated from the flu this year. People most at risk for the flu are children, seniors and those with chronic health conditions. Call us today at (215) 750-6426! Stay healthy & work smart! To learn more about […]

SAMHSA Disaster App for Behavioral Health Responders

SAMHSA has released an app providing behavioral health responders with the resources they need to help provide support to survivors.  The App is now available in the App Store, Google play and BlackBerry App World. The app includes pre-deployment preparation, on-the-ground assistance, post-deployment resources and more. Everything is pre-downloaded, so you don’t have to worry […]

Safe Patient Handling, Nursing & Residential Facilities

Did you know that healthcare workers experience some of the highest rates of injuries and illnesses in the industry sector? Injuries reported for Nursing & Residential Care Facilities in 2012 were drastically higher than construction, retail and manufacturing. Almost half of these injuries were musculoskeletal disorders. OSHA has released a guide on Safe Patient Handling, […]