Specifications include, but are not limited to:
Consultative and Physician Services
1. Patient consultation services and referral information as needed.
2. Consultation services to the City as needed on all aspects of Occupational Health
3. Medical Director
One individual will serve as Medical Director under this contract and will be
responsible for Contractor services at all facilities available for use under this
Contract. The Medical Director shall be a Board certified physician licensed in the
Commonwealth of Virginia with at least five (5) years of experience in occupational
medicine. The City prefers Board certification in internal medicine/family practice or
general surgery with formal training and certification in occupational medicine.
The Medical Director shall:
a. Provide oversight and medical input for all protocols, policies and testing
b. Review physical examination and test results to confirm that all elements of the
physical examinations and required tests have been performed and considered
in the final determination
c. Review final reports prepared by other Contractor physicians and verify they
accurately reflect the individual’s abilities or limitations.
d. Respond to City requests for general or specific medical information related to
employment or job requirements, and provide appropriate referrals to individuals
with abnormal test results.
e. Annotate annual physical reports for Public Safety personnel to note that they
meet the functional requirements of their positions and specifically list limitations
or deficiencies, such as vision or hearing, and state whether these deficiencies
f. Represent the City when requested at court or other evidentiary hearing when
his/her medical qualifications and opinions regarding a City employee or
volunteer are in question.