Preventive, Occupational, and Environmental Medicine

The Preventive, Occupational and Environmental Medicine program (POEM) at the UAMS Family Medical Center offers you the best in health care services. Our services are available for businesses, industries and also individuals. We work to create a healthier environment for you by identifying existing healthcare needs that could possibly cause illness and injury for employees. Illness and injuries at work can often cost a company more money than if the problem had been fixed before the injury or illness occurred.

We offer a wide variety of services to meet whatever need you may have. These include:

  • Risk assessments
  • Executive physicals
  • Flu vaccination┬áprogram
  • Surveillance programs
  • Travel consultation
  • Travel immunizations
  • Immigration physicals
  • V02 max assessments

Through our Preventive, Occupational and Environmental Medicine program, we also have several employment programs such as:

  • Pre-employment physicals
  • Drug/alcohol testing
  • Fitness-for-duty examinations
  • Independent Medical Evaluations (IME)
  • Functional capacity assessments
  • Department of Transportation (DOT) physicals

In addition, we also have experience handling aspects of workers’ compensation, including injury treatment and management, case management and rehabilitation.


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