“Fourstar Now Offering Crystalline Silica Medical Surveillance for Construction Industry”

Fourstar Health and Safety, LLC has expanded its role in medical surveillance providing the necessary medical examination procedures, and documentation required by OSHA for all Construction contractors.

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OSHA Mandated Services Include

Detailed Questionnaire for the Employee regarding past and current exposures to crystalline silica.

Detailed Medical History

Examination: Required every 3 years after the initial examination. Medical examination with emphasis on the respiratory/cardiac system as well as an examination of the extremities and/or other organ systems identified during the history.

TB Testing: Baseline Testing for TB on initial examination. Referrals to appropriate healthcare providers when necessary.

Pulmonary Function Surveillance:    PFT with Spirometry with a NIOSH Certification licensed healthcare provider.

Chest X-ray:   Digital PA View using ILO International Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconiosis, by a NIOSH-certified B reader. Monitor the progression of silicosis and identify associated conditions such as TB.

Necessary Referrals: if required by the Physician for any pathology found during the examination process.

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