Preventive, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program (POEM)

The Preventive, Occupational and Environmental Medicine program (POEM) at the UAMS Family Medical Center offers you the best in health care services. Our services are available for businesses, industries and also individuals. We work to create a healthier environment for you by identifying existing health care needs that could possibly cause illness and injury for employees. Illness and injuries at work can often cost a company more money than if the problem had been fixed before the injury or illness occurred.

We offer a wide variety of services to meet whatever need you may have. These include:

Through our Preventive, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Clinic, we also have several employment programs such as:

  • Pre-employment physicals
  • Drug/alcohol testing
  • Fitness-for-duty examinations
  • Independent Medical Evaluations (IME)
  • Department of Transportation (DOT) physicals
  • Driving assessments

In addition, we also have experienced doctors handling aspects of occupational medicine.

We are located in the Family Medical Center. To make an appointment, please call 501-686-6565.