The smart choice for occupational health
Nothing is more important to your company’s bottom line than the health and productivity of employees. A service of Tift Regional Medical Center, WorkSmart blends the expertise of medical and business professionals to provide high-quality occupational health care at cost-effective prices.
Employers have the need for results, and they want a comprehensive relationship with a health care provider who truly understands the unique challenges they are facing, including safety, workers’ compensation, general health, productivity, absenteeism and presenteeism, disability costs and legal issues.
WorkSmart Occupational Health, as a service of Tift Regional Medical Center, provides a unique blend of services focused on streamlining the occupational health care delivery process. This is done through the integration of preventative programs with traditional health and safety goals, as well as treatment and therapy programs that focus on getting employees back on the job as soon as possible.
WorkSmart’s occupational health experts can tailor a program to fit the needs of your business, aimed at prevention, wellness and effective case management of employee health issues. There are no access or retainer fees to utilize WorkSmart’s services. Charges are based on services rendered and the Georgia Worker’s Compensation Fee Schedule when appropriate.
Advanced facility, convenient location
Located in Tifton at 4468 Union Road, WorkSmart is a half-mile west of Interstate 75, off exit 60, in close proximity to Tift County’s industrial area. The WorkSmart clinic is an accessible, state-of-the-art facility with more than 10,000 square feet of space for occupational medicine and physical therapy. A unique feature of WorkSmart is special parking for semi-trucks to accommodate drivers requiring Department of Transportation (DOT) physicals. The WorkSmart staff is dedicated to full client satisfaction with a focus on service and clinical quality.
Our Fee Schedule
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- Substance abuse screenings and medical surveillance.
- Pre-employment, post-offer and other physical assessment needs by a board-certified physician and physician assistants.
- Independent Medical Exams (IME)
- Workers’ compensation for injury and illness treatment.
- DOT and other mandated physical assessments such as respiratory physicals and fit testing.
- Audiometry, vision and spirometry screenings.
- On-site physical therapy options.
- Focus on early return to work through transitional duty.
- Wellness, prevention and health education programs, including health screenings and on-site health fairs.
- Ergonomics touring and industrial guidance.
- Identification of illness and injury trends in the workplace.
- Functional Capacity Evaluations
WorkSmart can assist farmers in meeting new EPA fumigant requirements
Farmers and farm laborers handling soil fumigant pesticides have new regulations this season and WorkSmart Clinic is ready to help farmers get prepared. Farmers use the soil fumigants as pesticides that are injected or incorporated into the soil, and then it forms a gas that permeates the soil and kills a wide array of soil-borne pests. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is requiring that handlers wear respirators when handling these chemicals. Applicators must also be evaluated and medically cleared to wear the respirator.
WorkSmart has trained personnel to help farmers and farm laborers who are applying these pesticides to get checked quickly and comply with the EPA and OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) requirements. An OSHA respiratory questionnaire must be completed by the employee and maintained by the medical provider. After a review of the questionnaire by a physician or physician’s assistant, the employee may be required to complete a respiratory physical exam. The clinic staff will fit the respirator or mask to the individual.
Langston Cleveland, M.D. is a board-certified doctor of physical medicine and rehabilitation who specializes in occupational health and environmental safety. Dr. Cleveland earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago. He then completed a medicine internship and physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, NY. Dr. Cleveland is affiliated with numerous academic and professional organizations, including the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the National Board of Medical Examiners, and the National Spinal Cord Injury Association. Dr. Cleveland is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Nurse practitioner Leshia Sattler, FNP-C is an advanced practice provider assisting Dr. Cleveland in the evaluation and treatment of patients.
We Look Forward to Serving You
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