The Medical Division is an occupational healthcare facility comprised of medical and administrative staff, including board-certified physicians and surgeons, to monitor the medical condition of DSNY employees.
The Medical Division manages patient treatment resulting from work-related injuries, and processing of medical bills associated with those injuries. The Employee Assistance Unit offers support services, such as counseling and out-patient referrals. The Supervised Sick Leave Unit monitors medical leave for DSNY employees in the uniform service or skilled-trade titles. The Medical Division also administers pre-employment medical examinations of applicants seeking employment as Sanitation Workers and supports Citywide initiatives through the Drug and Alcohol Testing Unit.