Occupational Medicine

Hartford HealthCare Occupational Medicine Services is a leading provider of employment-related medical surveillance, health assessment, injury management, and preventive services to employers, helping to protect their most important asset - their employees.

occ-med-banner.jpgAs a member of the Hartford HealthCare family, we provide an unmatched depth of resources when helping employers address their employee health and productivity concerns. Call our offices today and learn how our healthcare programs can make a difference in your company's health.


Workers' Compensation and Injury Management Services

Extended network of urgent care locations providing initial care of occupational injuries, supported by several dedicated Regional Occupational Medicine Centers to manage the treatment and return to duty process.

  • Expert  initial workers’ compensation urgent care  and followup return to duty management
  • Coordination approach  to manage and expedite the return to duty process
  • Facilitate employer’s modified duty programs
  • Active measures to minimize  lost work-time and OSHA record-able episodes

Physical Therapy and Workplace Rehabilitation Services

  • Physical therapy services provided by Hartford HealthCare Rehabilitation Services
  • Physical and occupational therapy
  • Injury prevention education
  • Functional capacity / work function simulation testing
  • Pre-placement physical demands assessments

Physical Exams for Employment

  • Physical exams are job function-based and assess employee medical status and functional abilities
  • Exams for specific occupations, including firefighters, police, public safety, commercial drivers, healthcare employees, respirator wearers', and many others
  • All exams may be customized with many diagnostic testing options such as audiometry , pulmonary function, vision, clinical lab, drugs, etc.
  • Commercial Driver’s Exams performed by DOT Certified Medical Examiners

Drug Free Workplace Services

  • Multiple Drug Test Panels Available
  • Rapid Testing Service
  • Breath Alcohol
  • Medical Review Officer Services
  • Random Testing
  • DOT-Compliance Program
  • Substance Abuse Policy Development Services

OSHA Compliance Services

  • Hearing Conservation / Audiometry
  • Respirator Wear /Medical Clearances
  • Heavy Metals Testing
  • Lead /ZPP
  • Chromium
  • Asbestos
  • Silica

Special Services

  • Plant and Facility Tours
  • Medical Director Consultations
  • Wellness Services
  • Occupational Health and Safety Program Development

Contact Suzanne Cutter, Manager, Occupational Medicine Services at 860.993.4441 or Suzanne.Cutter@hhchealth.org and take the first step towards enhanced employee health and productivity.

Our Occupational Medicine Locations:

Meet our Occupational Medicine Providers:

Name Specialties Location
Benjamin, Jerry Alan, PA-C 860.696.2200
  • Occupational Medicine
  • West Hartford
Hernandez, William Hector, MD 860.848.1297
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Urgent Care
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  • Uncasville
Holder, Maritza Deby, MD 860.696.2200
  • Occupational Medicine
  • West Hartford
Kowalski, Peter J., PA-C 860.747.9441
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Plainville
Lewinter, Jody R., MD 860.696.2200
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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  • West Hartford
Silver, David Micah, DO
4.6 /5
307 surveys
  • Internal Medicine
  • Occupational Medicine
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  • Cheshire