Occupational Medicine Service


Sheryl A. Bedno, MD, DRPH, MPH
Sheryl A. Bedno, MD, DRPH, MPH

Sheryl A. Bedno, MD, DRPH, MPH



The Occupational Medicine Service provides clinical and consultation services for persons with occupational and environmental illnesses and conditions, including communicable disease prevention and control, chemical exposures and worker's compensation cases. Services include expert clinical employee health services, pre-placement and periodic exams, medical surveillance exams and case management for workers with work-related conditions. Also offered are comprehensive independent medical examinations and medical review officer evaluations.


NJMS Occupational Medicine Service is offering flu vaccinations to RBHS-Newark staff and faculty as follows:

Walk-in Clinic: Mon-Wed-Fri from 8:00-9:00am on a first-come first-serve basis. The last person will be taken at 8:50am so please arrive early.

By Appointment: Please call 973-972-2900 or email njms_occmed@njms.rutgers.edu (and someone will get back to you in 24 hours during normal business hours to schedule).

Please have your Rutgers badge. If there are questions on eligibily to get your vaccine through OMS, please call first. If you can, complete the attached screening form and review the Vaccine Information Statement prior to your arrival. If there are any questions related to flu vaccinations, please call or email us. Thank you.

Influenza Vaccine Information Statement

Vaccine Checklist


Occupational Medicine Forms:



  • Occupational and Environmental Medicine in Clinical Practice Elective

  • Physician's Core Courses

  • Safe Phlebotomy and Intravenous Access


Patient Care:

  • NJMS occupational medicine services

  • Clinical and consultation services for public service workers

  • Contracted corporate employee health services



  • Infectious diseases in the workplace

  • State independent medical examination process