SERVICES | RESEARCH OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH SOLUTIONS

A recognized leader in this specialized area of occupational and environmental health, OEHN’s experienced, interdisciplinary team of board certified occupational and environmental medicine and infectious disease physicians, nurses, biosafety officers and ergonomists provide consulting and occupational health program development services to the research community throughout New England and nationwide.

 

OEHN has been instrumental in the development and management of research occupational health programs for biosafety laboratories I-IV and select agent programs. Our clients include universities, hospitals, biotech and pharma, breeding facilities, veterinary hospitals and animal care workers and others who work in, or access laboratories.

 

 

Our team provides remote and onsite leadership and oversight in the following areas: 

RESEARCH OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH

OEHN is committed to protecting researchers and their families from acquiring laboratory associated infectious diseases and other injuries and illnesses associated with animals and allergens, chemicals, biological, radiological and physical hazards.

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RESEARCH OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH

For more information, contact us at
(508) 251-7260

  • Compliance/clinical liaison with federal, state and local agencies

  • Clinical representation on internal committees (IBC, IACUC)

  • Inspection preparation (AAALAC, OSHA, CDC)

  • MD/biosafety walk-throughs

  • SOPs and protocols, including exposure response

REGULATORY COMPLIANCE
  • Medical surveillance 

  • Biological monitoring

  • TB surveillance/immunizations

  • Medical and psychological FFD pre-placement evaluations

  • Select agent training

  • Reproductive toxicology

  • Ergonomic recommendations

  • Lab animal allergy program

RISK ASSESSMENT/PREVENTION
  • Exposure response call center (MD), 24/7, 365

  • Risk assessment, referral and coordinatioon of follow-up care, including PEP

  • Clinical liaison with regulatory agencies regarding investigations and reporting

  • Post-exposure RTW evaluations

POST-EXPOSURE REPONSE