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Occupational Medicine

Occupational Medicine provides the highest quality of care to keep employees healthy and working. Services include evaluation and treatment of work related injuries, physical examinations and diagnostic screening. Dr. Jeffrey Westpheling oversees the Occupational Medicine team.


MercyCare partners with employers to provide:

  • Management, treatment, and care coordination of workplace injuries
  • Employment physicals, diagnostic screenings, drug and alcohol testing
  • Independent Medical Evaluations (IME) and Impairment Ratings


  • Post Job Offer
  • Department of Transportation (DOT)
  • Respiratory
  • Executive
  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Drug Screens

  • DOT Drug Screens
  • Non-DOT Drug Screens
  • Post Job Offer
  • Post Accident
  • Random
  • Probable Cause
  • Medical Review Officer Services
  • Breath Alcohol Testing
  • After hours drug and alcohol testing through Emergency Department


    • Hepatitis B
    • Tetanus
    • Flu (clinic or company site)


      • Hearing
      • Vision
      • Spirometry
      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Chest X-ray
      • Lab testing


      • Independent Medical Evaluations
      • Impairment Ratings
      • Second opinions


      MercyCare occupational medicine services are located at several convenient locations:

      Locations offer select services. For more information about the services offered at each location call 319-558-0303.

      Business Health Solutions also provides access to Mercy's Work Injury Rehabilitation Center which partners with local employers to create programs to reduce injury rates, as well as educate employees on the risk factors that may lead to injury.