Bayhealth recently named Parvathi Somasundaram as medical director of its three occupational health locations in Dover, Milford and Milton, of employee medicine and of its walk-in/urgent care office in Milford.

Somasundaram joined Bayhealth in August 2013 as a staff physician at its occupational health Dover location and at its occupational health and walk-in/urgent care office in Milford. She is certified as a medical review officer, as an occupational hearing conservationist by the Council for Accreditation for Occupational Hearing Conservation and as a physician supervisor for pulmonary assessments by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Most recently, Somasundaram played a part in the organization’s implementation of EPIC, an electronic health record system.

As medical director, Somasundaram will work to further integrate population health and case management and improve health and safety for both company clients and Bayhealth employees, with a focus on prevention and reduced health care costs.

Somasundaram also is board certified in family medicine, graduated from King’s College London School of Medicine in 2001 and is currently pursuing a Master of Public Health. Prior to joining Bayhealth, Somasundaram worked for Concentra as a work site physician.

For information, visit bayhealth.org/occupationalhealth.