Occupational medicine

Occupational medicine is the medical specialty that is involved in supervising and maintaining the health and work capacity of workers, studies the human-work relationship and the adaptation of work to man and man to work, preventing, detecting and dispensing occupational and occupational diseases.

The most common procedures for this medical specialty:

  • Issuance of the aptitude sheet / medical examination at employment - determines if the employee is fit for his / her job
  • Periodic medical control - health reassessment
  • Medical examination at the resumption of activities - when the professional activity was interrupted for over 30 days due to medical reasons
  • Organizing and participating in professional risk assessment
  • Professional reorientation for occupational diseases and chronic diseases

Atena Medical Center, Occupational medicine Medical Team