Occupational Medicine

Occupational Medicine
Work-related injury assessment and treatment (see letter to employers below)
QME certified physicians
Drug screening
DMV physicals


South Coast Medical Group is the City of Aliso Viejo’s full service occupational / urgent care. South Coast Medical Group (SCMG) is a contracted provider for your most workers compensation insurance carrier. This letter contains some information about our facility. I’ve also included a packet of information regarding our services and physician’s.

South Coast Medical Group (SCMG) is dedicated to working side by side with employers in their efforts to manage and facilitate workers compensation injuries and claims. SCMG will provide your company with physicians and staff that have current knowledge of workers compensation and occupational medicine. Our office staff will accommodate individual protocols for your companies needs; including faxing and calling work status immediately after patients are evaluated. South Coast Medical Group has a progressive back to work program that includes first aid only, modified duty, and a work hardening program.

Our complete program includes both a walk-in urgent care and full service acute care hospital @ South Coast Medical Center, with 24 hour emergency services. Our occupational services include, but are not limited to:

Workers Compensation Management

  • Drug Screening
  • Pre-placement Physical
  • Pre-placement Physical
  • Breath Alcohol Testing
  • D.O.T Physical

Laboratory Services

  • Fit-for-Duty Physicals
  • Strength Testing
  • X-rays
  • Evaluations

A few of our better known clients include:

  • City of Aliso Viejo
  • WalMart
  • Orange County Sheriffs Department
  • Costco
  • Capistrano Unified School District
  • Cox Communication
  • Del Taco
  • Fluor Daniel
  • Taco Bell
  • Q-logic
  • Burger King

I welcome you to take a tour of our facility and meet our physicians and staff. In advance, I thank you for your time, support, and the opportunity to handle your employee’s occupational health care needs. Please do not hesitate to contact me @ 949-360-1069 ext. 5.

Sincerely,
Johnna Gherardini, R.T, BSBA
Executive Director