The Physician for Occupational Health has the responsibility of treating and managing Worker's Compensation claims, working as a point of reference providing guidance and information to the employee, employer, and insurance carrier, and managing patients for the duration of their Work Comp claim. In addition, this person will perform Department of Transportation physicals in accordance with federal guidelines and regulations as well as perform physicals for non-DOT related needs.
This person will act as a liaison for the community, supporting and advocating for the importance of safe practices and healthy choices in the workplace. They will also act as a Medical Review Officer for the clinic's drug screening program, and shall work with both Asante Occupational Health clinics in Medford and Grants Pass, Oregon. The ideal candidate will possess a strong knowledge of treating Worker's Compensation claims, and a strong ability to balance the needs of the patients, the employers, and the insurance carriers.