Barnabas Health Corporate Care takes a comprehensive and highly personalized
approach to occupational medicine. Our doctors, administrative and clinical
staff collaborate closely to address any workers’ compensation injuries
or concerns. These occupational health doctors are specialists who are
thoroughly trained to assess the origin of worker injury and illness,
taking past history, work conditions and other factors into consideration
so that injuries and illnesses are properly classified and treated appropriately
to ensure workers’ safe return to work.
Specialists in occupational medicine are also experts in managing and monitoring
the clinical care of employees, and improving their well-being through
health promotion and education, workplace hazard analysis, and ensuring
workplace compliance with laws and safety standards. Our occupational
health doctors are experienced across multiple disciplines in workers’
compensation cases and welcome the privilege of providing service to your
Meet Our Doctors
Joseph Charlot, MD
Dr. Charlot is a Doctor of Medicine from the Robert Wood Johnson Medical
School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Piscataway,
NJ. Also, a Degree holder in Public Health from a Graduate Program at
Rutgers University. Board Certified in Occupational Medicine as well as
in Preventive Medicine, licensed in New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut.
He has been in the practice as a physician since 1995 with 15 years of
experience in occupational medicine. He has also worked in the areas of
industrial plant medicine and worker's compensation.
Ruthann Kerr, MD
Dr. Kerr is a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Pennsylvania Medical
School and is also Board Certified from the American Board of Internal
Medicine since 1996. Dr. Kerr also has over a decade of occupational medicine
experience. Dr. Kerr is currently based out of the West Orange facility
of Corporate Care at St. Barnabas Medical Center.
Tanisha Taylor, MD
Dr. Taylor has been the Senior Medical Director at Corporate Care's
flagship facility at Monmouth Medical Center – South Campus in Lakewood.
Prior to leading the team at the Monmouth South Campus Corporate Care
site she worked at The Corporate Health Center at Capital Health in Trenton,
NJ. Dr. Taylor has been instrumental in improving outcomes for workers'
compensation clients during her tenure.
Dr. Taylor completed her fellowship in occupational medicine at Yale and
is an American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, (ACOEM)
Fellow, currently serving on the board of the ACOEM. Dr. Taylor is a Medical
Review Officer (MRO) and is certified with the National Registry of Certified
Medical Examiners (NRCME) for the Department of Transportation.
Steven Wrigley, MD
Dr Wrigley recently joined the Corporate Care team as the medical director
for the Barnabas Health Corporate Care site at Monmouth Medical Center.
Dr. Wrigley has an extensive background in both emergency and occupational
medicine. Prior to joining Barnabas Health Corporate Care, Dr. Wrigley
worked for Ocean Bay Occupational Medicine and for WorkNet in Toms River.
Dr Wrigley is an active member of the American College of Occupational
and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) and serves on the Medical Review Officer
Committee and the Transportation Committee. Dr. Wrigley is a frequent
guest speaker and lecturer for numerous businesses, insurance companies
and medical societies and he is a Medical Review Officer (MRO) and certified
National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME) for the Department