Occupational Health

In promoting the best interest of your employees you naturally endeavour to ensure the healthiest / safest possible working environment, whether it be an office or factory floor area, whilst at the same time keeping abreast of Health & Safety legislation.

Ashgrove Healthcare is an eight partner based service and has the expertise to provide a comprehensive occupational health service.

Our services are available on a 'retained' or ad-hoc basis. We are able to offer or facilitate the provision of the following services:

Personnel Services

  • DVLA HGV Medical forms
  • Pre employment assessments matched to job roles
  • Absence and sickness protocols to minimize unnecessary absenteeism
  • Sickness/absence assessments
  • Resettlement/rehabilitation advice
  • Ill health retirements
  • Providing teaching and education to workforce, safety representatives and management

Work Place Environment Services

  • On site workplace risk/hazard assessments
  • Assessment of existing control measures
  • Position re: current and proposed legislation, e.g. Disability Discrimination Act
  • Advice/guidance on appropriate additional control measures
  • Provide ongoing surveillance system
  • Formalise support to HR departments
  • Major incident protocols
  • Support for Occupational Nurses in extended roles
  • Basic ergonomic assessments
  • Advice on epidemiological research and prevention
  • Health education and promotion
  • Surveillance of groups at special risk
  • Provide link to research organisations/government departments etc.
  • Primary care in the workplace

Our Healthcare Professionals

We aim to make workers feel at ease during consultations whilst providing objective, evidence-based advice on health and work to clients.

  • Dr Karen Jones GP Partner and Occupational Health Physician
  • Dr Edward Pritchard-Rowlands GP Partner and Occupational Health Physician

Getting In Touch / Meeting Us

You can call the Occupational Health Team on 01443 490903 to arrange a mutually convenient time for you to visit. Please feel free to email us on enquiries@ashgroveocchealth.com