Workers’ Compensation

Workers’ Compensation Employee Information: 2017-2018

If you sustain an injury arising out of your employment, follow these procedures:

  • Get First Aid promptly or call 911, if necessary.
  • Report the injury to your immediate supervisor or principal/designee on the day of the incident.
  • Complete the First Report of Incident and Authorization for Release of Information Regarding Claimants Seeking Workers’ Compensation benefit forms.
  • Work with your supervisor or principal/designee to schedule an appointment with a designated health care provider.
  • Prior to returning to work and/or following each treatment, you must provide to your immediate supervisor or principal/designee, the patient status report that you received from the care provider.
  • If you select medical services from a care provider other than the one designated by the district, you may be liable for any and all charges.

Designated Health Care Providers

Methodist Occupational Medicine
6000 University, Suite 124
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Occupational Medicine Plus
480 Center Place SW, Suite A
Altoona, IA 50009
Monday – Friday 8:30am – 3:00pm

After Hours Care

Mercy West Urgent Care
1601 NW 114th
Clive, IA 50325
Monday – Friday 4-8 a.m.
Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine and Urgent Care 
6000 University, Suite 101
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266 C
Monday – Friday 4-8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Emergency Medical Treatment

Iowa Methodist Medical Center
1200 Pleasant Street
Des Moines, IA 50309

Mercy Medical Center Emergency
1111 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309

Mercy Medical Center-West Lakes
1601 60th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Methodist West Hospital 
1660 60th Street
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

Designated Pharmacies

Hy-Vee Drug Stores