(Florence, SC November 28, 2018) McLeod Health is pleased to announce the opening of an On-Site Health Clinic located in McLeod Medical Park Sumter at 540 Physicians Lane. McLeod Occupational Health Sumter is designed to manage and treat employees with injuries or work-related illnesses.
"We are excited about the opening of the McLeod Occupational Health Sumter Clinic,” said Octavia Williams-Blake, Vice President of Workplace Safety for McLeod Health. "We are truly dedicated to providing the best health care options for local industries and their employees. We believe this clinic will prove beneficial to the well-being of this area’s work force.”
McLeod Occupational Health Sumter, opening on December 3, 2018, will provide companies in the community with the following occupational health services: Work-related injury/illness treatment, Onsite X-Ray and EKG Services, DOT Certified Exams and Physicals, Comprehensive Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs, Spirometry Testing, Firefighter Physicals, Flu Shots, Wellness Programs including Screenings and Disease Care Management, Flu Shots, Immunizations and Vaccinations, and Pre-employment Physicals. Workers Compensation is also accepted.
The benefits of an industry partnering with an occupational health clinic include a reduction in direct health care costs, increased productivity, fewer lost work hours, improved employee job satisfaction and morale, and lower turnover rates.
Care will be provided by Vonny Clanton, Family Nurse Practitioner. Clanton obtained her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Cincinnati, in Ohio, and has experience in Family Practice, Emergency Department Care, Urgent Care and Trauma Center Care. Stuart Sandler, MD, will serve as the Medical Director.
To contact McLeod Occupational Health Sumter, call 803-848-8120.
About McLeod Occupational Health
McLeod Occupational Health Services works closely with area businesses and industries to ensure the overall health and well-being of their employees. Their goal is to ensure injured employees can remain at work and safely perform productive jobs. The McLeod team of professionals works as partners to design a comprehensive Occupational Health program that addresses the specific needs of an employer.