TITLE

Not healing thyself: Hospital workers less healthy than others

AUTHOR(S)
Selvam, Ashok
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;9/12/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 37, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reveals that hospital workers spend more time and money on healthcare than other American workers, according to a Thomson Reuters study. Data show the widening gap between hospital employees and the rest of the American workforce when it comes to the cost of employee healthcare including employee families. Calculation shows the potential savings of hospitals in medical and pharmaceutical costs for each reduction of employee health risk.
ACCESSION #
65810830

 

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