How to Conduct a Respirator Fit Test

How to Conduct a Respirator Fit Test

Adding  respirator fit testing services to your practice is easy and complements your respiratory protection exams. What is required before using a respirator? Fit testing is required by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) under OSHA 1910.134...
Three Ways to Lose Your Occmed Clients

Three Ways to Lose Your Occmed Clients

Successful Occupational Medicine Programs As with many other industries, in order to run a successful occupational medicine program, “service” has to be delivered from the customer’s perspective.  You’ve set up your center and trained your staff for drug screens,...
When the Boss Wants to Play Doctor

When the Boss Wants to Play Doctor

  Should there be an Employer in the Exam Room? We wear two hats in the occupational medicine environment.  Evaluation and management of injured workers is at times a delicate balance of sometimes misaligned interests. Communication is key.  The worker needs to...