Occupational Health Services

CMH’s Occupational Health Services (OHS) is designed to address the unique occupational health requirement of employers.

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Because each company’s needs are unique, OHS does not take a one-size-fits-all approach to occupational medicine program development. Whether your business needs assistance with defining essential job functions or establishing a consistent substance abuse testing program, our staff is dedicated to developing a partnership with employers to meet their specific challenges.

OHS, located in seven primary care locations, offers a comprehensive approach to occupational health, which emphasizes preventing injuries and maintaining a healthy environment. Through an integrated program design, we not only treat work-related injuries, but also proactively identify the source of those injuries and help employers develop strategies to help reduce injuries in the future.

As an employer, your goal is to have safe and healthy employees, ours is to help you accomplish that goal by offering a comprehensive health program. 

Contact CMH Outpatient Therapy and Occupational Health Services at 417-328-6453 to learn more about our services.

Services Offered
Pre-Employment Services
  • Post Offer Employment Testing – The physical capacity profile test the job level employees can perform safely, helping to ensure employees are placed in the right position.
  • Education Services – Our staff will provide job safety education in cooperation with OSHA guidelines, on-site at your facility. These seminars are designed to help your employees learn correct and safe work habits. Topics include:
    • Back injury prevention
    • Proper lifting
    • Body posture/mechanics
  • On-site Evaluations – With an on-site evaluation, employers are empowered with valuable information and tools to reduce worker injury. Types of on-site evaluations include:
    • Jobsite Analysis – An OHS therapist will observe employees performing job tasks and duties. They then recommend ways in which to decrease stress on the body as a person performs their daily work activities. 
    • Ergonomic Evaluations – OHS therapists measure the physical workstation and make recommendations and adjustments to provide an optimal stress-minimized environment.
    • Return-to-work Services – On-site rehabilitation allows therapists to assess the worker in their work environment and help determine the cause of their injury.
  • Functional Capacity Evaluation
  • Work Conditioning
  • Fit for Duty Exams
  • Physical Examinations
    • Physical Capacity Profile
    • Fit for Duty exams provide specific job information for comparison of a worker’s abilities and the functional demands of the job
    • Specialty Exams – DOT and other employer requested or government mandated exams for a variety of unique work
  • Rehabilitation Services