Work Injury Recovery Center

You want your injured employees feeling better and back on the job as soon as possible. You also want your workers’ compensation cases handled as efficiently as possible.

At the University of Iowa Work Injury Recovery Center (WIRC), we:

  • Provide expedited, world-class orthopedic care for your employees
  • Document each case in detail, keeping you informed every step of the way
  • Close the case, so you avoid costly, long-term hits to productivity

Partner with WIRC for…

  • Timely access to one of the nation’s most respected orthopedic care centers
    • UI Hospitals and Clinics offers the most complete orthopedic health services in the state of Iowa.
    • Our physicians are also academic researchers, up to date on the most advanced techniques in the field.
    • Same-day appointments whenever possible
    • Expedited scheduling of imaging, procedures, and surgical treatments
    • A multidisciplinary team of specialists to review complex cases and make treatment recommendations
  • Experienced staff and open lines of communication
    • We are dedicated to helping you manage all the details and complexities of workers’ compensation administration efficiently.
    • Complete review of patient health history
    • Pre-authorization of all tests and procedures, with prompt communication to you and your team
    • Comprehensive Workers’ Compensation Service, including Independent Medical Exams
  • Reliable outcomes and proven results
    • Not all on-the-job injuries or conditions are alike.
      • Complications, prior treatment history, and recovery time make each case different.
      • With our medical and administrative expertise, WIRC is uniquely qualified.
    • Patient-centered care and service your employees deserve
    • Diagnosis and treatment recommendations you can trust
    • Prompt, reliable case resolution, eliminating lingering or unanswered questions that grow more costly over time

    Your employees will appreciate our MyChart service. MyChart lets UI Hospitals and Clinics patients keep track of appointments, test results, medications, and more using a web browser or the MyChart smartphone app.

    Employee health is our business. Let WIRC work for you.

    Care Team