November 30th, 2006

Board-certified physician assistant Patrick Bredar has joined Great River Business Health (formerly Great River Occupational Medicine) as a full-time provider of health-care services to area employers. Bredar joins Rick Garrels, M.D., a board-certified occupational medicine physician who has provided services through Great River Business Health since 2004.

A Burlington native, Bredar’s medical background includes internal medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation, and infectious diseases.

Great River Business Health works with area employers to provide prompt, comprehensive and cost-effective medical care to their employees.

Great River Business Health is located at Great River Center for Rehabilitation, 1401 W. Agency Rd., West Burlington. Regular office hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or by appointment. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call (319) 768-4100.