Chapter 26 – University Employee Health Clinic

(Amended 4/14)

The University Employee Health Clinic (UEHC) partners with the Environmental Health and Safety Department (EHS) and other safety personnel in identification of work-related hazards, monitoring occupational safety and health, and infectious work-related disease control and prevention for UI Health Care and other University employees. To achieve these goals, the UEHC provides University employees with applicable services that may include hearing, tuberculosis, and pulmonary function screenings; evaluation and management following exposures to chemical hazards, infectious agents, and blood-borne pathogens; and targeted pre-employment health screenings. In addition, UEHC partners with UI Wellness in offering health promotion services including influenza immunizations and blood pressure screening. Additional information is available on the UEHC website at www.uihealthcare.org/uehc/.