10.3 Medical Examinations and Consultations
In the event of a life-threatening illness or injury, dial 911 and request an ambulance. Employees with urgent, but non-life-threatening, illnesses or injuries should go to the nearest medical clinic.
Occupational Health Clinic Information
HealthPartners Occupational and Environmental Medicine is the provider for occupational health services for University employees in the twin cities. Health Partners has 4 clinic locations around the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses.
The HealthPartners 24-hour CareLine phone service is available any time. The CareLine is staffed with registered nurses who can counsel employees on where to seek care in the event of an exposure. Call (612) 339-3663 or 800-551-0859 (TTY 952-883-5474).
More information regarding exposures at work can be found on the UHS Occupational Health website.
All medical examinations and consultations will be performed by or under the direct supervision of a licensed physician and will be provided at no cost to the employee, without loss of pay and at a reasonable time and place. Any follow-up visits that the examining physician determines to be necessary will also be included.