Personnel Support Services

Workers' Compensation

Frank Issa, Director of Risk Management
Workers’ Compensation Specialist: Beatriz Cruz-Rivera ,
Workers’ Compensation Desk: 1-858-521-2852; FAX: 858-485-1355
15250 Avenue of Science San Diego, CA 92128


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A safe working environment is our number one priority. However, should an accident or injury occur we want to ensure that our employees receive prompt effective medical treatment.

  • What should I do if I am injured on the job?
  • Immediately notify your supervisor and report the injury. Report the injury even if you are not seeking treatment at this time.
  • Fill out the Employee Injury Notice your supervisor will provide.
  • If medical treatment is needed, you will be directed to an MPN provider, unless appropriate pre-designation is on file. You will be given a Treatment Referral Form giving authorization of treatment.
  • Employer/Supervisor will provide DWC-1 form
  • Employee is given copy of the “Covered Employee Notification of Rights Material” pamphlet. Click here to download a copy of the “Covered Employee Notification of Rights Material-Spanish” pamphlet in Spanish.
  • Employer/Supervisor will go over the Supervisor’s Report with employee.
  • If I am injured on the job and my supervisor is not available?
  • Report injury immediately to your site Workers' Comp Representative or to Workers’ Compensation Specialist: Beatriz Cruz-Rivera, (859) 521-2852, (Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.)
  • If it is not an emergency, report to your supervisor as soon as possible.
If you need medical treatment go to:
Sharp -- Rees Stealy
16899 West Bernardo Drive
San Diego, CA 92127
(858) 521-2350

Occupational Health Services:
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Mon. – Fri.
Urgent Care Services:
8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Daily


Directions to Rancho Bernardo Sharp:
Off Highway 15 take the Rancho Bernardo Road exit.
Go West on Rancho Bernardo Road.
Left turn at West Bernardo Drive.

OR Palomar Pomerado Corporate Health Services: (Fifth floor of the Pomerado Outpatient Pavilion adjacent to Pomerado Hospital.)
15611 Pomerado Rd. Suite 525
Poway, Ca 92064
(858) 613-6280
Occupational Health Services Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Mon. – Fri.)
Directions to Palomar Pomerado Corporate Health Services:
From Highway 15 take the Camino Del Norte Exit.
Go east on Camino Del Norte.
Left on Pomerado.
If it is an  EMERGENCY CALL 911
Once your condition is stable, contact your supervisor.
Emergency only:
Pomerado Hospital, 15615 Pomerado Road, Poway, CA 92064,
(858) 485-6511

The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, nationality, immigration status, ethnicity, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact: Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, James Jimenez, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128, 1-858-521-2800, extension 2121, For students, you may contact Title IX Coordinator/ 504 Coordinator Jamie Dayhoff, Director of Attendance and Discipline, Poway Unified School District, 1-858-521-2840,

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