UnityPoint Health Occupational Medicine Newsletter | September 2010

UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Altoona

12 Patients
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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Ingersoll

02 Patients
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Urgent Care - Ankeny

01 Patients
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Urgent Care - Lakeview

00 Patients
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Urgent Care - Merle Hay

01 Patients
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Urgent Care - Southglen

06 Patients
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Urgent Care - Urbandale

07 Patients
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Welcome back to LiveWell @ Work! From clinic news to industry-specific resources, we've got you covered.

Announcement: New Occupational Medicine Physician

On August 2, 2010, we welcomed Michael Knipp, MD, to our practice. Read more about our new provider


New DOT Drug Test Regulations Effective October 1, 2010

Ecstasy (MDMA) and heroin will be added to the initial DOT drug test panel, and cocaine and amphetamine cutoff levels will be lowered. Non-federal drug testing programs will likely follow suit.


Roll-Over Protective Structures (ROPS) Enhance Farm Safety

NIOSH estimates that if all tractors had ROPS, roll-over fatalities would decrease by 71%. This article includes a searchable online database to help you retro-fit any tractor with ROPS.


10 Red Flags for Fraudulent Work Comp Claims

Employers play a key role in battling work comp fraud. Pay attention to a few important facts about the case and you'll be ready to assist a possible investigation.


Using an FSA to Fund Employee Wellness

Even with so much to gain by implementing wellness initiatives, many companies still struggle to fit wellness into their budgets. See how creative promotion of an FSA plan can help.



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