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Occupational Health

As an employer, you need a healthy workforce. St. Luke’s Occupational Health partners with your company to ensure new employees are safely prepared to start work, stay healthy, and recover as quickly as possible from work-related injuries. We’ll help you provide health and safety programs that maintain and enhance employee health, improve safety, and increase productivity in the workplace.

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    Workplace Health

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  • Occupational Health

    Biography

    Alex Casebolt, PA-C received his physician assistant certificate from Des Moines University and has practiced for 20 years, 13 of those in occupational medicine.  He brings extensive experience in family practice and urgent care.  Before coming to St. Luke’s Occupational Health, Alex was the onsite occupational health provider for Micron Technology.  Alex also works part-time at Saltzer Quick Care in Nampa.  

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    Paige Cline, PA-C has been with St. Luke’s Occupational health for 12 years.  She graduated from University of Oklahoma’s physician assistant program, and prior to joining St. Luke’s worked in emergency medicine, urgent care, and family practice.  Paige was also in the Peace Corps, stationed in Belize.  She is a member of the American Association of Physician Assistants and the Idaho Academy of Physician Assistants. Paige is also a guest lecturer and proctor for the physician assistant program at Idaho State University. 

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    Cody Heiner, MD, MPH, FACOEM is the medical director of St. Luke's Occupational Health and is a certified medical review officer. He provides comprehensive health-related services for employers and employees, including work injury medical care, drug and alcohol testing, employee physicals, disability evaluations, impairment ratings, and immunizations.

    Dr. Heiner completed his general clinical internship and occupational medicine residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. He earned his masters' degree in public health from the University of Iowa College of Public Health.

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  • Occupational Health

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    Bill Jacobs, PA-C has over 40 years experience as a physician assistant, having worked in occupational medicine, urgent care, family medicine, and internal medicine. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama's physician assistant program and has spent most of his career in the rural areas of Idaho and Washington. Today, Bill focuses on occupational medicine and provides coverage for our Magic Valley clinics.

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    Mary Kaye Jenks, NP-C is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners in family medicine.  She earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Boise State University and her master’s degree as a family nurse practitioner from Idaho State University.   Mary Kaye’s primary focus is occupational health and wellness with additional time spent supporting family practice.  She is a licensed medical examiner for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to complete Division of Transportation physical exams.

    Her previous experience includes 28 years as a registered nurse at St. Luke’s Boise in cardiac, emergency medicine, and cancer.  She was honored to serve our veterans for over a year as a cancer care navigator nurse practitioner at the Boise VA Medical Center.  

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  • Occupational Health

    Biography

    Brian Johns, MD, MPH is a fellow in the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. He is also an experienced independent medical examiner. Dr. Johns is available to see patients for work injuries, pre-placement, DOT, respirator, Hazmat, and other examinations; disability assessments; impairment ratings; and independent medical evaluations.

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  • Occupational Health

    Biography

    Dave Landis, PA-C brings over 20 years of experience to St. Luke’s Occupational Health.  Before coming to St. Luke’s Occupational Health in 2013 he practiced in adult medicine, urgent care and dermatology.  Dave graduated from the University of Washington’s physician assistant program in 1995 and served in the Idaho National Guard for almost 10 years. 

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  • Occupational Health

    Biography

    Michael Mart, PA-C graduated from University of Oklahoma Medical School with his physician assistant certificate and has been practicing for 30 years, over 20 of them in occupational medicine.  Michael also has a certificate in occupational medicine from the University of California at San Francisco and a certificate in spirometry from the University of Utah. Michael splits his time between St. Luke’s Occupational Health and St. Luke’s Employee Health where he not only sees work injuries but treats primary care issues as well.

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    Accepting new patients
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    Hala Rafla, PA-C joined St. Luke’s Occupational Health in 2011.  Prior to joining St. Luke’s she worked for the Department of Health and Welfare focusing on immunizations.  She studied medicine and surgery overseas where she worked in women’s health and urgent care. Hala holds a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Idaho State University as well as a master in health sciences from Boise State University. 

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    Douglas Stagg, MD is the medical director of St. Luke's Occupational Health. Dr. Stagg was previously the medical director, Department of Emergency Medicine and St. Luke’s Boise Medical Center. He sees patients for work injuries and pre-placement, DOT, respirator, Hazmat, and other examinations.

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  • Occupational Health

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  • Occupational Health

    Biography

    Brian Vandendries, NP moved to Idaho in 1995 to join St. Luke’s and to pursue a bachelor of science degree in nursing. After obtaining a master of science in nursing from Gonzaga University he joined St. Luke’s Occupational Health as a nurse practitioner in June of 2002. In 2008 he became the administrative leader for the department, continuing in patient care and creating a comprehensive occupational department spanning the St. Luke’s Health System.

    Today, Brian takes on the challenge of providing quality occupational health care for the on-site wellness center of a large Treasure Valley employer, with a focus on better health, better care, and lower costs. 

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  • Occupational Health

    Biography

    Michael Weiss, MD, MPH, FACOEM, FAAPMR, FAANEM is a fellow of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. His is an aerospace medical examiner for FAA physicals and a certified medical review officer. He is an experienced disability evaluator and is available for independent medical evaluations.

    Dr. Weiss earned a degree in epidemiology from the University of California, Berkeley. He completed his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Stanford University and occupational medicine at the University of California. He is an assistant clinical professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

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