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Workers' compensation exam

Whether a factory, construction site or office, accidents in the workplace do happen. You’ll want an occupational health provider’s help when illness or injury does occur. With same-day care available we’ll help you return to work as quickly and safely as possible.


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What to expect from your Workers' Compensation Exam

At the clinic or urgent care location, the injured person will provide history of the injury and have a through physical exam. The occupational health provider will:

  • recommend treatment options
  • create a unique care plan based on medical needs
  • determine work restrictions, if any
  • schedule follow-up appointments or referrals to specialty services

Work-related injuries and illnesses can come with complicated regulations and requirements, and can sometimes be a confusing process for you or your employee. Our providers and specialists will help you navigate the workers' compensation process and provide the necessary documentation to the insurance company, employer and employee –- so you or your employee can focus on recovery and getting back to work.

A workers' compensation exam can help with these common accidents

There are a range of common accidents and injuries that can occur in the workplace. Some of the most common sources of work-related injury include:

  • overexertion injuries, due to lifting, carrying and pulling
  • repetitive motion injuries
  • slips, trips and falls
  • falling objects or debris
  • machine crushing or entanglement
  • motor vehicle accidents
  • electrocution


Good to know

Be proactive and avoid workplace injury before it happens. Employers can schedule a company site tour with an occupational health provider. The provider will make safety recommendations and assess restrictions for employees returning to work after injury.

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Source: Allina Health Occupational Health
Reviewed by: Philip Hoversten, MD

First published: 3/7/2017
Last reviewed: 8/19/2021

Allina Health Everyday Clinic

This is a retail clinic location. We offer basic services for minor injuries and illnesses for patients 18 months and older. We do not see visits for workers' or injury compensation.

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Everyday On Wheels

Everyday On Wheels mobile clinic is not wheel chair accessible due to the size of the vehicle. Patients should be able to safely climb a short set of stairs to enter the mobile clinic.

Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time and have your mobile phone available for the provider to contact you when they are ready to see you.

We've changed how we provide some services with your care and safety in mind. Expanded virtual care services are available to schedule online. You can also call your clinic for help finding the best option.

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What’s the reason for your visit?

Only these primary care appointments can be scheduled online. For all other appointments or with any questions, call 1-888-425-5462.