St. David’s Occupational Health Services (OHS) has served the needs of employees and injured workers in Central Texas since 1994. OHS focuses on providing quality care and exceptional customer service while reducing overall health benefits costs.

Occupational Health Services

St. David’s Occupational Health Services (OHS) provides comprehensive services including treatment for on-the-job injuries, employment physicals, drug and alcohol testing, medical surveillance, Executive Health programs and OSHA compliance.

Our Objectives

When It’s Simple, Keep It Simple

  • Avoid medications, or use non-prescription strength medications
  • Avoid lost time or restricted duty
  • Educate the employee regarding expected outcomes
  • Minimize appointments and / or missed work time

When It’s Not Simple, Keep It Focused

  • Avoid / minimize lost time
  • Use appropriate restrictions
  • Effectively communicate with the employer and patient
  • Prudently use medications
  • Seek timely referrals for diagnostics, specialists, or therapies

When It’s Critical, Benefit from the Relationship with St. David’s HealthCare

  • Partnership with five Emergency Departments and three Emergency Centers all open 24/7
  • Exceptional care, every day
  • Follow-up care performed at Occupational Health Services

Healthy Lifestyle

Thirty-minute to one-hour presentations are offered to your staff on site, over lunch or any other convenient time. Topics include “Understanding Ergonomics” and “Preventing Repetitive Strain Injuries.” We also offer seasonal flu vaccines, immunizations for Hepatitis A & B, Mantoux/TB and health risk appraisals.

Physical Examination

St. David’s Occupational Health Services offers comprehensive physical examination and medical surveillance programs that include:

  • DOT
  • Applicant
  • Post-accident
  • Random
  • Breath / Saliva Alcohol
  • For cause/suspicion
  • eScreen partner
  • DOT
  • Preplacement / Applicant
  • Medical Surveillance
  • Respirator Clearance
  • OSHA Regulatory
  • Return to Work / Fit for Duty
  • Stress Testing
  • Pulmonary Function Testing (PFT)
  • OSHA Audiograms
  • Vision Screening
  • Respirator Questionnaire
  • Respirator Fit Testing - Qualitative or Quantitative
  • Lab Screenings
  • Heavy Metal Screenings
  • Immunizations / TB Testing
  • Agility and Functional Testing

Work Injury

Our program helps employers protect their employees’ health and productivity. The program includes determination of work relatedness; evidence-based medical management; return-to-work focus, timely diagnosis and referrals; case management; medical loss and lost-time accountability; and appropriate therapy referrals. Our goals are to minimize medications, avoid lost time and educate employees.

Our physicians recognize that work-related injuries are expensive, both in medical treatment and in lost time. The physicians incorporate best practice medicine to manage and effectively treat your employees.

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Additional Services


  • Seasonal Flu
  • Hepatitis B
  • MMR
  • Varicella (Chickenpox)
  • Tetanus
  • Diphtheria
  • Pertussis (TDaP)

Tuberculosis Testing

  • Blood (TSpot)
  • Skin tests

Laboratory Titers

  • Hepatitis B
  • Varicella
  • Mumps
  • Rubella
  • Rubeola

On Site Services

  • Seasonal Flu Shots
  • Immunizations
  • TB Testing

Your Compliance Solution

  • Medical Surveillance Blood-borne Pathogens (OHSA 29 CFR 1910.1030)
  • Respiratory Protection (OSHA 29 CFR1910.134)
  • Employee Health Screening and Immunizations
  • Drug Testing
  • NFPA, DOT, DOD, DOJ, Homeland Security

Where to Find Us

St. David’s Occupational Health Services
918 E. 32nd Street, Austin, Texas 78705
(512) 544-8195
8:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday

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