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Employer Health Services

group of hands meeting togetherSmoking, poor diet, lack of exercise and alcoholism cost employers hundreds of millions of dollars yearly in higher premiums, lost productivity and increased absenteeism. The Iowa Clinic offers a variety of healthcare services to employers designed to drive your healthcare costs down and increase the productivity of employees.

The Facts*:

  • Productivity is associated with an employee's health and lifestyle choices. Employers in the United States spend $226 billion a year on productivity losses due to employee and family-related health issues.
  • Almost 66 percent of the increase in healthcare spending can be attributed to increasingly unhealthy lifestyles.
  • Medical expenses for obese employees are estimated to be 42 percent higher than those of a person with a healthy weight.
  • The productivity of non-exercising employees decreases by 50 percent during the last 2 hours of the workday.

The Iowa Clinic Employer Health Services program offers a variety of options for your company. Below is a list, but our team is willing to consider any idea you have related to your company’s health and needs.

Executive Health

Proactively protecting the health of your executives protects the health of your business. Invest in the health of your top leaders by arranging comprehensive executive physicals that check for a broad range of health concerns that could harm their health and potentially impact your bottom line.

High-Performance Networks

What is a high performance network? The employer designs their benefit health plan to incentivize employees with a lower copay to see an Iowa Clinic provider. If an employee chooses to see a provider outside of The Iowa Clinic, the employee will pay a higher copay.

The Iowa Clinic has been a leader in the State of Iowa in terms of Wellmark’s Value Index Score (VIS), a measure of quality and outcomes since 2014. Our dedication and commitment to deliver high quality and cost-effective care has led us to a unique partnership with a large Des Moines based company and an insurance company.

Flu Shot Clinics

Photo of smiling woman at an officeThe Iowa Clinic team can provide on-site flu shot clinics to keep employees healthy and prevent sick days and productivity loss. Onsite flu shot clinics are the most convenient way to ensure your employees are protected against the flu.

Vein Screenings

Varicose veins are often more than a cosmetic concern. They can be a sign of more serious health issues that can worsen without proper treatment. Schedule a day for our board-certified vascular surgeons to check your employees' vein health in 10-minute vein screenings. 

E-Visits

The Iowa Clinic eClinic is a secure, HIPPA compliant platform to conduct an online video consult with a healthcare professional. Through the convenience of online video, we provide consultations to answer medical questions, diagnose illnesses and evaluate injuries right from the convenience of your own computer.

On-Site Clinics

The Iowa Clinic onsite clinics provide solutions for companies to control healthcare spending and boost employee productivity. The Iowa Clinic onsite clinic offers major advantages to a company and its employees and families:

  • Ease of access
  • Increased appointment time between physician and patient
  • Convenience
  • Increased productivity
  • Better management of healthcare spending
  • Integration for a culture of wellbeing

Occupational Medicine

Healthy employees are happy and productive employees. Our team of occupational and environmental medicine experts can help you develop programs to protect and improve the health of your workforce.

Urgent Care

Conveniently open seven days a week with an average wait time of less than 30 minutes, our Urgent Care clinics help with inconvenient illnesses. 

For more information, please contact Jodi Schweiger, Director of Employee Health Services at jschweiger@iowaclinic.com or 515.875.9857 or complete the form below. 


*Haybarger, D. Employee Wellness Programs for a More Productive Workforce.
https://www.corporatewellnessmagazine.com/article/employee-wellness-programs-for-a-more-productive-workforce 

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