FAQ

FAQ

Are appointments necessary?

Appointments are never needed for new injuries. We accept new injuries on a walk-in basis, with appropriate authorization. Appointments are preferred but not required for all other services.

Does SCOMC accept my insurance?

SCOMC is recognized as the preferred provider for many workers’ compensation insurance companies because of our high quality of care, convenience, and reporting capabilities. SCOMC accepts all workers’ compensation insurance.

For urgent care, payment at the point of service is required. An itemized receipt is provided to you that may be submitted your insurance company.

Does SCOMC perform pre-employment physicals?

Yes! We provide a variety of physical examinations as listed below: 

  • Pre-employment
  • Post offer pre-placement employment
  • DOT
  • Respirator fit
  • Post exposure
  • Fitness-for-Duty
  • Return-to-Work
  • Independent Medical Exams (IME)
  • Pre-surgical
  • Annual  
  • Firefighter
  • Police
  • HAZMAT
  • Executive
  • School Bus Driver
  • Diver Certification
  • Any OSHA Required Exam

Please contact us to set up a custom physical examination program for your organization at 831-576-3000.

What are the hours of operation?

SCOMC clinics are open Monday through Friday 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

What is Occupational Medicine?

Occupational Medicine is the branch of clinical medicine most active in the field of Occupational Health. Its principal role is the provision of health advice to organizations and individuals to ensure that the highest standards of Health and Safety at work can be achieved and maintained. Occupational Physicians must have a wide knowledge of clinical medicine and be competent in a number of important areas.

What is Workers Compensation?

Workers Compensation is a form of insurance that provides compensation medical care for employees who are injured in the course of employment, in exchange for mandatory relinquishment of the employee’s right to sue his or her employer for the tort of megligence.

For more information on workers compensation visit: http://www.workerscompensation.com

What services are available after hours?

By prior arrangement, we have 24/7 phone triage and drug testing available with our after hours on call services. Many employers have found our telemedicine solution helpful in meeting their extended hours and weekend care needs.

Which services are available at my company?

The following is a partial list of the services available on-site to you at your company:

  • Physical Exams
  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Audiograms
  • Drug Screening
  • Workers’ Compensation Injury/Illness Exams
  • Private Medical Visits
  • Immunizations
  • Onsite Professional Staffing (Physician, Nurse Practitioner, or Medical Assistant)

Please refer to the OnSite Care Section of our website for more On-Site Services information and ask about our new e-Visit program.