Industrial Medicine at Urgent Care and Walk-In Clinic in El Cajon, CA
WE ARE MPN/PPO PROVIDERS FOR ALL MAJOR WORK COMP CARRIERS!
We understand that the workforce can be a complicated and challenging when it comes to medical care. There must be a balance between the interests of the employer as well as that of the employee. We pride ourselves in offering exceptional treatment for our patients while still maintaining the interests of the company.
East County Urgent Care has been serving the communities of East County since 1982. Conveniently located in El Cajon, we strive to provide quality medical care in a friendly, professional, and efficient manner. We take pride in providing a personal experience with our patients, while minimizing wait times.
We have over 30 years experience in dealing with the sometimes complicated guidelines of workers compensation and OSHA. Management of industrial cases is pursued initially with conservative treatment and use of an aggressive modified work program. We have a Workers Compensation Coordinator that works full time with our clients. Our coordinator is in contact with the employer, insurance company and the injured worker throughout the entire course of treatment. If referral to a specialist or hospitalization is required we have an extensive referral system in place to address these needs.
Services provided include but are not limited to:
- Laceration repair
- Eye injuries
- Burn Treatment
- Musculoskeletal injuries
- Onsite X-ray Department
- Fracture care
- In house pharmacy for your convenience
- DMV, pre-placement & health screening physicals
- Back and lifting exams
- Spirometry testing (pulmonary function testing)
- Certified NIDA/SAMSHA drug screens
- Breath alcohol testing
- T.B. Testing
- Hepatitis A & B immunization
Our team specializes in:
Acute Injury Management
Provide prompt, efficient and quality medical care to employees who have sustained acute non-urgent work related injuries utilizing evidence-based medicine.
Repetitive Trauma Management
Evaluation of cumulative trauma disorders occurring in the workplace with emphasis on diagnosis, treatment and identification of causative ergonomic stressors.
Coordinate prompt referral of injured employees requiring more extensive medical care to other specialty providers in accordance with medical management guidelines and expedite recommended diagnostic tests and treatment.
Collaborate with workers’ compensation case managers to facilitate medical treatment and referral including PT, OT, Pharmacy, DME and community resources.
Work closely with employees’ managers/supervisors regarding employee’s work status and outlined restrictions whether a reasonable accommodation can be made
Manage and provide a comprehensive follow up evaluation of employees with blood borne pathogen exposure following CDC guidelines and infectious disease recommendations.
At this time, we are unable to offer after hour care. However, we have found that most injuries can wait until the next morning to be treated.
East County Urgent Care has been providing drug and alcohol screening for our clients for over 30 years.
Instant or Rapid drug testing for 5 panel and 11 panel drug screens
Negative rapid results generally report out 15 minutes after donor completes the test.
All NON-NEGATIVE results are confirmed with laboratory testing, within 2-3 working days in most cases.
The price per test includes specimen collection, drug test and medical review of positive laboratory results. There are no extra or hidden fees.
We offer Certified National Medical Review Officer (MRO)
We provide an automated result reporting service utilizing a software package that allows for customized reporting for the varying needs of every company. Each client has the ability to sign into their account, view results, view the status of non-negative results, schedule drug screens, and utilize the random generator.
5 PANEL TEST
4. Phencyclidine or PCP
5. Opiates (Codeine, Morphine, Heroin)
11 PANEL TEST (includes everything from the 5 panel test +)
9. MDMA (Ecstasy)
DOT testing / BAT testing
We are contracted with most third party or consortium providers as a collection site.
We offer DOT and BAT testing and consortium services for companies as well as owner operators. Our services include Certified Medical Review Officer verification, automated result reporting using the same customizable software as our rapid testing. Meets government regulations and standards from collection, laboratory, MRO review, and record keeping.
If you have any questions, or if there is anything we can do, please let us know.
We are here to help!
Director of Workers Compensation
Director of Marketing and Industrial Relations