UI Occupational Health Clinic

University of Iowa Occupational Health offers a comprehensive array of workers’ health services. Our goal is to provide every employer with key solutions for improving the health and wellness of all team members. Our commitment to quality patient care and communication are the cornerstones of our working relationships.


  • Improve workplace safety
  • Improve workplace productivity
  • Reduce lost work time and cost
  • Reduce risk of re-injury
  • Reduce administrative costs by saving you time and money


  • Clinical team with extensive knowledge and experience in occupational health and medicine
  • Effective communication
  • Efficient clinic flow


Occupational health management

  • Physicals
    • DOT
    • Pre-employment
    • Annual
    • Respirator
  • Drug and alcohol testing
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Hearing testing
  • Lab testing, vaccinations, TB testing
  • Police and firefighter exams
  • Immunizations
    • Hepatitis A
    • Hepatitis B
    • Influenza
    • Tetanus
  • HAZMAT physicals, heavy metals and asbestos exam

Work injury treatment

  • Primary injury care
  • On-site radiology
  • Case management
  • Return-to-work programs

Specialty examinations and services

  • Independent Medical Exams (IMEs)
  • Impairment ratings
  • UI Hospitals and Clinics Telehealth
  • Population-health customized services
  • Fitness for duty exams
  • Ergonomic assessments
  • Job site analysis

Care Team

Nurse Practitioner

  • Tracie L. Abbott, MSN, ARNP, FNP
  • Kelly-Jo (KJ) Balignasay, MPH, MSN, ARNP, FNP-BC