Division Title
Health and Wellness

Occupational Medical Service (OMS)

The goal of the OMS is to enhance the health and safety of the NIH workforce through the provision of a variety of work-related medical and counseling services. OMS services are designed in close collaboration with the Division of Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS) professionals and researchers to meet the unique needs of the NIH biomedical research community. Your health information is protected and private as per the this is a pdf documentOMS Notice of Privacy Practices.


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ATTENTION: Employee Coronavirus Inquiries                                   

If you work at the NIH (FTE, contractor, trainee, etc.), are sick and have a reasonable concern that you have been exposed to the new novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) in the past 14 days, please fill out the screening questionnaire.


NIH Occupational Medical Service (OMS) will respond to your submission within 24-48 hours or earlier. If you have any questions, please email the NIH OMS Monitoring Program mailbox (OMSMonitoringProgram@mail.nih.gov). 

Our Services                                 

Select a link below to learn more information about the services that are provided at OMS. Any further questions or inquiries should be directed to the main office at (301) 496-4411.


Medical Emergencies

CPR/AED Training:

 Foil the Flu

Preplacement Evaluations

Summer Student Evaluations

Surveillance Programs

Worker's Compensation

Work-Related Injuries & Illnesses

Work-Related Travel