Solution-focused intervention for sick listed employees with psychological problems or muscle skeletal pain: a randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN39140363]
- Public sector workers widen the gap in days taken off sick. Paton, Nic // Occupational Health;Aug2005, Vol. 57 Issue 8, p4
Reports on the disparity between the number of sick days taken by employees in the private sector and in the public sector in Great Britain according to a study conducted by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. Effects of stress on local government and health employees;...
- Sickness beliefs. // RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal;Sep2013, Vol. 43 Issue 9, Special section p2
An abstract of the article "Sickness beliefs" is presented.
- A hidden ingredient in Restaurant Week. Feinspan, Jacob // Washington Jewish Week;8/16/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 33, p14
The author discusses the issue of unpaid sick days among workers in restaurants in the U.S. He states that during the celebration of Restaurant Week, most people spend more time choosing their food than wondering whether restaurant workers have paid sick days. He notes that when workers do not...
- Likely Excuse? A Sandwich Falls, a Worker Calls. Burjek, Andie // Workforce;Jan2016, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p12
The article present a 2015 survey by job portal firm CareerBuilder on excuses by employees to skip work that shows healthy younger employees take sick days leave, discover employees' deceptions by employers by using social media and termination of employees by employers for using a fake excuse.
- Earned sick time a win-win for Tucson. GRIFFITH, KELLY // Inside Tucson Business;2/5/2016, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p2
The author discusses the proposed earned sick days policy and concludes that the effects of earned sick and safe time in other communities as documented by researchers are beneficial to both businesses and workers.
- self-certification. // Bloomsbury Business Library - Business & Management Dictionary;2007, p6691
A definition of the term self-certification is presented. It refers to the notification and recording of the first seven days of an employee's sick leave in Great Britain. Self-certification requires the completion of a form by the employee on their return to work, indicating the nature and...
- Personal Meaning, Social Support, and Perceived Stigma in Individuals Receiving HIV Mental Health Services. Farber, Eugene; Lamis, Dorian; Shahane, Amit; Campos, Peter // Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings;Jun2014, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p173
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) stigma represents a significant source of stress among individuals living with HIV disease, prompting interest in research to identify factors that may help to ameliorate the stress burden associated with HIV stigma. Consistent with this research line, the...
- Patients helped off benefits. // Pulse;9/15/2010, Vol. 70 Issue 26, p7
The article reports on the findings of the investigation of the National Health Service (NHS) East of England Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) programme to help nearly 1,200 people come off sick pay and benefits within three months in Great Britain.
- Psychiatrists' work with sickness certification: frequency, experiences and severity of the certification tasks in a national survey in Sweden. Nilsson, Gunnar H.; Arrelóv, Britt; Lindholm, Christina; Ljungquist, Therese; Kjeldgård, Linnea; Alexanderson, Kristina // BMC Health Services Research;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p362
Background: Many psychiatrists are involved in sickness certification of their patients; however, there is very limited knowledge about this aspect of their work. The objective of this study was to explore frequencies of problematic issues in the sickness certification tasks and experiences of...