Occupational Health in Dedham, MA
AFC Urgent Care Dedham’s occupational medicine program is an integrated, comprehensive source for health services used by all types of businesses and of all sizes. If your employees aren’t well, business suffers. If business suffers, your bottom line suffers. As a business leader you’ve got enough to worry about. You need an occupational health program that delivers. That program is AFC Urgent Care Dedham.
Occupational Health and Workers Compensation
Because prompt, accurate communication is a key building block to effective occupational health services, we’ve designed programs that promote streamlined record keeping, enable a quick return to work, and keep you fully aware of your employee’s health status.
Our walk-in urgent care center performs both the Snellen and the Ishihara Vision Tests. The Snellen is used to assess someone’s visual acuity (e.g. 20/20, 20/40, etc.) while the Ishihara tests for color blindness.
The Whisper Test is a simple and accurate method of detecting hearing impairment. Let AFC Urgent Care Dedham assist you to determined and insure proper hearing levels for your employees.
Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD)
AFC Urgent Care Dedham can perform the Tuberculin/PPD test to determine if someone has been exposed to bacterium that causes TB (tuberculosis). We can also take a chest x-ray right in in our Urgent Car Clinic if an employee has a positive tuberculin test result to further assess whether there are active signs of Tuberculosis.
If your company wishes to ensure new employees can lift the required minimum weight or are simply fit for duty, AFC Urgent Care Southcenter can help. Our medical staff perform lift tests that can meet the requirements of companies both large and small.
Employee screenings are a way to detect if your employees are at risk for chronic diseases, or under substance use.
For more information about our occupational health program, or other employer health services we provide, please call to speak with one of our medical professionals at 781-461-0200.