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Occupational Medicine Services at CNOS

The occupational medicine team at CNOS provides clinical and operational leadership to business in Siouxland and the surrounding communities. CNOS specializes in business health and worker’s compensation claims with programs, clinics and medical services to improve the health and wellness of employees and companies alike.

Work-related injuries and their related expenses are typically one of the top three most expensive line items on an employer’s budget. Occupational medicine clinics are uniquely qualified to meet an employer’s specific medical needs. With a proven history of helping employers reduce work comp costs, our occupational medicine team can partner with your business to help you improve the health status and productivity of your workforce.

Services Offered by Our Occupational Medicine Team:

  • Injury Care Consultations
  • Social Security Disability Evaluations
  • Post-Job Offer Evaluations
  • Independent Medical Exams
  • 2nd Opinion Evaluations
  • OSHA-required Regulatory Exams
    • (Asbestos, HAZMAT, Toxicologic (lead, beryllium, zinc, etc.))
  • Independent File Review
  • Aviation Medical Exams
  • Commercial Driver Medical Examinations (DOT)
  • Immigration Exams (scroll for more info)
  • Surveillance Evaluations
  • Hearing Evaluations/Hearing Conservation Programs
  • Fitness for Duty Evaluations

Occupational Health, Safety & Wellness

Dr. Martin and his team are experts in occupational and environmental medicine. Their focus is to keep your employees safe and healthy. Please contact us directly with questions related to injuries, diagnosis, treatment, or progress of your employees.

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Specialty Exams

CNOS Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery departments provide independent medical exam’s (IME) and opinions that fall outside the normal scope of usual medical treatment. These can be arranged by contacting the worker’s compensation account manager. Please see the CNOS worker’s compensation contact information sheet for complete details and services lines.

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CNOS Orthopaedic Urgent Care

Same-day, walk in treatments for non-emergent bone, joint, and hand injuries. CNOS Orthopaedic Urgent Care offers expedited, and cost-effective care collaboration with surgical specialists when required. Find more details about our Orthopaedic Urgent Care here.
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Physical & Occupational Therapy

Therapy is an integral part of recovery, and our experts know what works. Proven techniques customized to each condition, will have patients up, moving, and back to work before you know it. Learn more about our physical and occupational therapy.
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Scans & Testing

The most advanced technology and caring staff members: it’s all at CNOS. We’ll use methods such as MRI tests and neurological EMG injections to get a close, comprehensive look at your condition. Then, we’ll recommend your best treatment option available.

Immigration Physicals at CNOS

Our experience Occupational Medicine team performs Immigration Physicals at our Dakota Dunes Clinic location (575 Sioux Point Road). These physicals are administered by Dr. Douglas Martin and Sarah Pluger, PA-C.

The following is required for your appointment: (PLEASE REVIEW)
  • * Non-English-speaking patients are required to bring their own interpreter to this appointment. Interpreter must be able to speak, read and write in both the patient’s native language and English.
    • CNOS will not provide an interpreter. Telephonic/video interpreter cannot be accepted.
  • Government issued photo ID for patients ages 14 and older (passport and/or driver’s license)
    • Patients under the age of 14 will need to provide a birth certificate or proper affidavits.
  • Vaccination records (past and current) – prior I-693 forms cannot be accepted.
    • lab and/or x-ray results for past positive TB test.
    • Proof of treatment for active or latent TB.
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • I-693 Forms with parts 1, 2, 3, & 4 on pages 1-3 completed. (included/attached)
    • Name and A – number (if any) must be filled in at the top of pages 2-14.
  • *Parent and/or legal guardian must attend for all patients under the age of 18.

Payment REMINDER:

The fee for the examination is $275. There are often additional fees for required lab work and/or vaccinations.

**PAYMENT IS DUE AT THE TIME OF SERVICE**

Labs Offered:

  • VDRL
  • *T-Spot (tuberculosis)
  • Gonorrhea
  • Chest X-Ray (2V) (if positive TB test)

Immunizations Offered:

  • Influenza
  • Hepatitis A & B
  • MMR
  • Tdap (tetanus)
  • Varicella
  • COVID-19

Please send your completed I-693 forms and copy of photo ID and vaccination records at least 5 business days prior to your scheduled appointment. Documentation can be faxed to (605) 217-2908 or emailed to Jennifer.M.Davis@CNOS.net.

Please reach out if you have questions/concerns or need to reschedule your appointment.

Worker’s Compensation Services at CNOS

We’ve developed Workers’ Compensation Surgical Care and Medical programs that provide the services you need. No matter the injury, the road to recovery requires coordination among many different groups. Our dedicated workers’ compensation staff members serve as liaisons between patients, physicians, insurance companies, case managers and employers during the approval process.

Our experts provide help and healing for workplace injuries along all of our major service lines. Treatments come in various forms, as with any health condition, and will depend on the injury.

A team of CNOS Staff will:

  • Make authorized appointments
  • Obtain timely authorization for diagnostic tests and surgeries
  • Discuss medical diagnosis & treatment plans
  • Coordinate specialty exams

Our Occupational Medicine Specialists

CNOS Occupational Medicine Clinic Locations

The following CNOS clinics offer occupational medicine care in communities throughout Siouxland. Find a clinic near you to visit with an occupational medicine specialist.