Mercy Clinics

Occupational Health

Mercy Occupational Health
269 North First Avenue
(lower level back side of building)
Iowa City, IA 52245
Phone: 319-339-3921
Fax: 319-339-3858


  Hours
Monday through Friday
7 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
              

Providers: 


John J. Machuta, MD
 
Thomas R. Dean, PA-C
 

Mercy Occupational Health has proudly served businesses in Iowa City and surrounding communities since 1994. Our health care professionals are specialists in Occupational Medicine and they, together with all of our staff, are committed to keeping workers healthy, giving them prompt medical care after an injury, and returning them to work quickly. Efficiency, outstanding communication, superior staff, and high quality, cost effective care makes Mercy Occupational Health the exceptional choice for southeast Iowa employers.

If the clinic is closed and you need to speak to someone immediately you may contact a Mercy On Call nurse at 319-358-2767 or 1-800-358-2767. For after hours injury care and drug/alcohol screening, employees can go the Mercy Hospital emergency department and then contact our clinic the next business day.

Evaluation and Treatment of Work Related Injuries

  • Lacerations
  • Low Back Pain
  • Strains
  • Sprains
  • Contusions
  • Eye Injuries
  • Burns
  • Cumulative Trauma
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Blood Borne Pathogen Exposures
  • Appropriate and timely referrals to board certified specialists within the local community
   

Prevention and Surveillance

  • Audiograms
  • Spirometry (Pulmonary Function Testing)
  • Respiratory Fit Testing
  • Lift Evaluations
  • Pre-Employment Work Screenings
  • Vaccinations (Flu Shots, Hepatitis A and B, Tetanus, etc.)
  • Tuberculosis Testing
  • Vision Testing and Evaluation
 

Physical Exams

  • DOT Physicals
  • Post Job Offer Physicals
  • Respiratory Physical Examinations
  • Annual & Periodic Surveillance Exams
  • Fitness-for-Duty Examinations
  • Return to Work Evaluations
  • Specialty Physical Examinations and Screening
  • Hazardous Material Examinations (Haz-Mat)
     Substance Abuse Screening
  • After hours DOT and non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing
  • DOT Consortium
  • Medical Review Officer (MRO) Services
  • Random Drug and Alcohol Selections

On-Site and Other Services

  • Vaccinations
  • Drug Testing
  • Employee Wellness Services
  • Educational Programs
  • Job Analysis & Physician Worksite Visits
  • Consultative Services
     Rehabilitation Services available from several collaborative therapy providers
  • Work Hardening
  • Functional Job Analysis
  • Post Job Offer Functional Screens
  • Ergonomic Consultations
       
 Forms

Consent to Release Medical Records

General Forms

Employer Request for Evaluation

Employer Request for Evaluation and Treatment
(Form should be sent with the employee.)

Demographic Information

Injury Forms

Injury/Incident Health History Questionnaire  

Physical Forms

Physical Health History Questionnaire 
Independent Medical Evaluation Health History Questionnaire  

     Helpful Links

Occupational Safety and Health Administration
800-321-6742 

Centers for Disease Control
800-232-4636 

Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association
800-355-1257 

Institute for a Drug Free Workplace
703-391-7222

Iowa Workforce Development
800-562-4692 

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
800-232-4636 

U.S. Department of Transportation
202-366-4000

Consumer Safety

Consumer Drug