Muir/Diablo Occupational Medicine in the East Bay is now U.S. HealthWorks
Jan 11, 2016

CONCORD, Calif. – U.S. HealthWorks, one of the largest operators of occupational health and urgent care centers in the United States, announced it has acquired Muir/Diablo Occupational Medicine, an affiliate of John Muir Health, effective January 9, 2016.

Muir/Diablo Occupational Medicine operates three occupational care centers in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area.

U.S. HealthWorks currently has 11 centers throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, including two in the East Bay (Oakland and Berkeley). The acquisition of these three centers allows U.S. HealthWorks to better serve the large population in the region and brings the total number of U.S. HealthWorks medical and onsite clinics to 227 nationwide in 20 states.

The acquired centers are located at:

The facilities will continue to offer a wide range of occupational health services, including injury management, physical exams, corporate medical services and physical rehabilitation.

“The physicians at Muir/Diablo have proven expertise in managing workplace injuries and reducing workplace risk,” said Joseph Mallas, President and Chief Executive Officer of U.S. HealthWorks. “We are pleased to bring these centers into the U.S. HealthWorks family and look forward to the opportunity to expand our service to clients and patients in this key California region.”

“We appreciate the opportunity to become part of the U.S. HealthWorks team in this region,” said John Gunderson, MD, President of Muir/Diablo Occupational Medicine. “U.S. HealthWorks is a leader in the field of occupational care, and with greater resources and an expanded team of experts, we look forward to continuing to provide exceptional patient care.”

The terms of the transactions were not disclosed.

About U.S. HealthWorks

U.S. HealthWorks, a subsidiary of Dignity Health, is one of the country's largest operators of occupational healthcare centers with 227 medical and worksite clinics in 20 states and more than 3,600 employees, including about 800 medical providers. Our centers collectively serve more than 13,000 patients each day, providing quality medical care to help employees return to work and allow employers to effectively manage claims and reduce lost work time. U.S. HealthWorks also offers special early return-to-work, injury prevention and ergonomics programs.