Occupational Health Medicals

We offer Occupational Health appointments to help you protect and promote the health and well-being of the working population, creating a healthier workplace and a healthier workforce which will also protect and enhance your image and reputation as a good employer becuase you will;

• Provide early intervention to help prevent staff being absent for health-related reasons, and improved opportunities for people to recover from illness while at work.

• Provide critical support to the process of effective absence management and increase the number of staff returning to work earlier.

• Fulfil the statutory requirement to have access to ‘competent’ occupational health advice as part of the organisational arrangements to ensure that the health of staff and others is not adversely affected by their work.

PrivateGP.com in Leicester provides Occupational Health services to companies and professional firms. We provide a wide range of occupational health services designed to fit your budget and healthcare needs. This includes Pre-Employment Medicals, Employment Medicals and HGV Medicals. If you are interested in our occupational health services please contact us on 0116 270 0373 to discuss further or book an appointment. 

Occupational Health Services provided by us include:

  • Asbestos Medicals
  • Audiometry (for manufacturing, factory and warehouse employees)
  • Audit of existing health services
  • Blood Tests
  • Dermatology Testing (eg for employees working with chemicals, foodstuff etc)
  • Drug & Alcohol Testing
  • Ergonomic work station assessments
  • Employee health checks (nurse led or doctor led)
  • Executive health checks (nurse led or doctor led)
  • Eyesight Testing (eg for Fork Lift Truck Medicals)
  • Fit for Work Medicals (eg for Medicals for the Construction Industry)
  • Flu vaccinations
  • Fork lift truck medicals
  • Health Checks for senior managers and other employees
  • Health promotion: design & delivery of health promotions, eg – stress, RSI, etc
  • HGV Medical
  • Insurance reports (eg medical reports for income protection insurance claims)
  • Long Term Sickness Absence Medicals
  • Medical testing: urine tests, blood tests, hearing tests (‘audiometry’), vision testing, lung function testing (‘spirometry’), etc
  • NeuroPsychological Assessments
  • Occupational Health Assessments
  • Offshore Oil & Gas Medicals
  • Overseas Travel Medical
  • Pandemic Flu / Bird Flu advice
  • Planning for a Pandemic Flu or Avian Flu attack
  • Pre Employment Medicals
  • Pre Employment Questionnaires
  • Psychological Assessments
  • Rehabilitation programmes: advice to enable employees to return to work, etc
  • Sexual Health Infection Testing
  • Sickness Absence Medicals (nurse led or doctor led)
  • Spirometry
  • Stress Management
  • Telephone support for managers, supplying specific medical advice
  • Travel Immunisations
  • Urinalysis
  • Vision Testing
  • Work at Height Medicals

Line managers may seek advice for the following:

  • Frequent incidences of short term absence
  • Long term sickness absence where there is no foreseeable return to work date
  • Where an employee is returning to work after illness
  • A general lack of performance, possibly due to underlying medical condition
  • Correct clinical recording of injuries following an accident at work
  • Managing sickness absence
  • Physiotherapy
  • HGV driver medicals
  • Private general practice services for all sections of the staff
  • Flu Vaccinations
  • Alternative therapies involving acupuncture, hypnotherapy, reflexology and therapeutic massage
  • Stress management, on-site if necessary.

What sets the Practice apart from other Occupational Health providers is the fact that PrivateGP.com is a local independent business whose aim is to provide high quality care for you and your employees. We are registered with the Care Quality Commission which means the Practice can treat, manage and care for its clients as individuals, as well as within the working environment.

To start working with us on occupational health, or for more information, please call us on 0116 270 0373 or email info@privategp.com.

Experienced Doctors & Nurses

Dr Julia Piper holds a Diploma in Occupational Medicine. Any Company or firm that wishes to find out more about the services on offer are welcome to visit the practice, and / or arrange a meeting with Dr Piper who will be delighted to advise..

Flu Vaccinations

Please note that flu vaccinations are available on an annual basis to ensure your employees stay at work and your business continues to function effectively. Please contact us on 0116 270 0373 to arrange your annual visit from one of our Nurses.

Ideally we need to know your requirements before the flu season starts (can be as early as October), ideally around January in the year in which your flu vaccinations start.

PrivateGP.com cares for the physical, psychological, social & spiritual needs of your staff. As we are a PrivateGP.com we are able to offer a number of other services including:

  • PrivateGP.com Consultations
  • Psychological Assessments
  • Referrals for MRI, CT or Ultrasound scans
  • Nutrition and Dietetic Advice
  • or any of our other PrivateGP.com services