Occupational Health Services/Smoking Cessation

Occupational Health Services offers the following services for Montefiore associates:

  • Administration of all worker's compensation claims
  • Annual assessments
  • Compliance with governmental regulations (NYC, NY State and OSHA)
  • Assessment when there is reasonable suspicion of impairment (also referred to as "Fitness for Duty" or "For Cause" alcohol/drug testing).
  • Urgent care for illness or injury while at work
  • Free vaccinations (Covid-19, Influenza, Varicella, Hep A, Hep B, MMR, Pneumococcal, and Shingrix/Zoster)
  • OSHA required annual FIT-Testing
  • Pre-Placement Evaluations
  • Travel Vaccines (Hep A and Typhoid)
  • Return to work evaluations.

Occupational Health Services offers the following to employees of Einstein College:

  • Assist prospective employees with completing initial medical clearance process required for specific job positions within the university
  • Assist with completion of any necessary medical follow-up for employees post hire
  • Semi-annual/annual health assessments for employees in certain job positions based on the potential occupational exposures noted at the time of hire
  • Guidance of employees if they have questions about process to follow sustaining an occupationally health-related injury/exposure.

Work-related injuries/exposures should be reported immediately to CorVel at 1.800.683.6778.


Moses Wakefield Einstein Einstein College
57 East Gunhill Road,
Ground Floor
Tel#:  718.920.5406
Fax#:  718.920.2435
Monday – Friday 7am – 6pm


4141 Carpenter Avenue,
1st Floor
Tel#:  718.920.9174
Fax#:  718.920.9069
Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm
1180 Morris Park Avenue,
1st Floor
Tel#:  347.498.2401
Fax#:  718.792.1076
Monday –​​​​​​​ Friday 8am – 4pm
1300 Morris Park Avenue,
Block Building, Room 219H
Tel#:  718.430.3141
Fax#:  718.430.8827
Contact for Hours
Moses Wakefield Einstein

57 East Gunhill Road
Tel#:  718.920.5406
Fax#:  718.920.2435

600 East 233rd Street   5th Floor
Tel#:  718.920.9174
Fax#:  718.920.9069

1180 Morris Park Avenue   1st Floor
Tel#:  347.498.2401
Fax#:  718.792.1076



All associates are eligible to receive smoking cessation counseling and a free 2-week nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) kit with refills through Montefiore outpatient pharmacies. For more information, stop by Occupational Health Services or email [email protected]. Associates can return to Occupational Health Services for refills every 2 weeks, for up to 10 weeks for free.

*Please Note: When obtained through Montefiore’s in-house pharmacies, no co-payments apply. When received at other retail pharmacies or through mail order, co-payments may apply.

Montefiore Be BOLD Program

The Montefiore Bold Living Program is an 8-week series to help associates and community members quit smoking. Email [email protected] or call 718-430-2697 for more information or to register for an upcoming session series.

Montefiore Primary Care Physicians

All Montefiore primary care physicians provide initial smoking cessation education and can prescribe smoking cessation nicotine replacement therapy as needed.

1199SEIU Member Assistance Program

The Member Assistance Program provides referrals to smoking cessation programs and resources for 1199SEIU members. Visit www.1199seiubenefits.org or call 646.473.6900 for more information.

New York State Smokers' Quitline

The New York State Smokers’ Quitline is a free and confidential service that provides effective stop smoking services to New Yorkers who want to stop smoking. The Quitline offers services including coaching in English and Spanish and Nicotine Replacement Therapy.

For more information visit NYSmokeFree.com or to access the Quitline call 866.NY.QUITS (866.697.8487).