Firefighter Physical Services For Buffalo, NY

Healthworks WNY is the largest provider of occupational health services in Buffalo. We take great pride in our work, knowing that it is not only essential, but beneficial to everyone involved. Employers are able to satisfy requirements while ensuring the health and well-being of all of its employees, and the employees reap the benefits of being fit and healthy. Perhaps no occupation that we service is more important than the firefighters who risk their lives on a daily basis to help ensure our safety. However, by definition, the occupation is an incredibly dangerous one, and poses a great number of health risks. That is why we strive to provide the very best Buffalo firefighter physical services that we can.

Firefighter Physical Services in Buffalo

Buffalo Firefighter Physical servicesDue to the aforementioned high probability of harm that a firefighter puts him or herself in, our government has laid down many guidelines and health standards that must be met in order to ensure that firefighting personnel are maintaining excellent physical health. Healthworks WNY is here to help you through the red tape and hurdles, and to provide as much help and guidance to our firefighters as possible. This is why we urge you to consider our Buffalo firefighter physical services.

Healthworks WNY is owned, and staffed by highly experienced occupational physicians, willing and able to provide firefighter physicals of the very highest quality. Our Buffalo firefighter physical services are highly effective when it comes to providing early detection and prevention of a large number of diseases and heart conditions that may hinder their performance on the job, be a direct result of the job, or both.

Buffalo firefighter physical services consist of an extensive number of diagnostic screenings, physical and nutritional assessments, and a thorough physician examination with one-on-one counseling. Our physical examinations for Buffalo firefighters include the following services:

  • Medical History
  • Vital Signs - Height, Weight, Blood Pressure, Pulse, Respiration
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • EKG - 12 Lead Electrocardiogram
  • Complete Blood Count, Blood Chemistry
  • Lipid Profile
  • Hearing Conservation / Audiometry
  • Visual Acuity and Peripheral Field Testing
  • Fitness-for-Duty Statement issued to the Fire District

Additional Services include:

  • Quantitative Respirator Fit Testing using a Portacount 8020
  • An Immunization Program as provided for in National Fire Protection Association 1582
  • Tuberculosis Testing Program
  • Chest X-Ray Examinations
  • Bloodborne Pathogens Training as required by OSHA
  • Full-time Medical Director as directed in NFPA 1582
  • Post Exposure Prophylaxis Program

If you are looking for an occupational health services company that is passionate about the services they provide, then you can stop looking. We invite you to contact us with questions regarding our Buffalo firefighter physical services, or any of our other countless health services, at any time.