Physician - Occupational Medicine

Sheffield, AL 35660

Specialty Occupational Medicine
Profession Physician

City, country or lake life can be yours.  Helen Keller Hospital in the Shoals is looking for a full time Occupational Medicine Physician for our Working Fit Clinic. This outpatient clinic is geared toward employee health and wellness.  NO call, No weekends and NO holidays.

We offer a competitive benefits package:

  • Generous 401K Plan
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Malpractice insurance
  • CME allowance 
  • Stipend & signing bonus are negotiable

Occupational physicians evaluate the interaction between work and health. They are responsible for employee health and must:

  • have knowledge of worksite operations
  • help prevent work-related ill health & injuries
  • be familiar with toxic properties of materials
  • be familiar with hazards and stressors of work processes
  • determine an employee's physical and emotional abilities for work
  • advise on fitness, workplace safety, prevention of occupational injuries, and disease
  • diagnose and treat occupational diseases and handle injuries
  • possess knowledge of rehabilitation methods
  • provide rehabilitation to help individuals return to work
  • recommend/implement policies to maintain a safe and healthy workplace
  • give advice on alternative suitable work for people with health problems
  • recommend adjustments in the workplace to help people stay at work
  • have knowledge of workers' compensation laws; local, state, and federal
  • be able to organize and manage the delivery of health services
  • ensure compliance with health and safety regulations