Accounting for a clean bill of health
- Take these steps if malingering is suspected. // Hospital Home Health;Jul2009, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p82
The article discusses steps that an occupational health nurse should consider when asked about the need for starting or continuing surveillance of an employee.
- Spokane-area occupational health center funded. Harrell, Lisa // Journal of Business (10756124);4/18/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 9, pA15
Reports the funding for an occupational health center in Washington. Convention of an advisory board to work on the issue; Perspectives in handling injured workers; Function of the staff of the center.
- Employee health services in the Silicon Valley. Washington, William N.; Miller, Richard E. // Wellness Perspectives;Summer90, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p41
Presents findings from a survey of employee health services in the urban workplace in Silicon Valley in Santa Clara County, California. Use of the Modified Positional-Reputational Approach to surveying; Major health services surveyed; Implications of findings in regard to the overlapping roles...
- Employee medical care contributions on the rise. Blostin, Allan P.; Pfuntner, Jordan N. // Compensation & Working Conditions;Spring98, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p46
Focuses on the continuing increase of employee medical care contributions. Average employee contributions as of 1995; Average required monthly contributions for single coverage; Variety of services covered in medical plans; Comparisons of employee contributions by type of plan and by...
- EDITOR'S COMMENT. O'Reilly, Noel // Occupational Health;Oct2007, Vol. 59 Issue 10, p3
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the addition of Â£10 million funding for the NHS Plus programme, and another on the competencies of the occupational health nurses.
- Survey suggests health costs to rise. Hawkins, James A. // Physician Executive;Mar/Apr98, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p5
Reveals survey results conducted among employers indicating that the cost of health benefit plans in the United States is expected to increase about four percent on average in 1998, according to Towers Perrin 1998 Health Care Cost Survey. Comments from William J. Falk, a principal in Towers...
- Labour Party tackles occupational health issue. Aldred, Carolyn // Business Insurance;10/07/96, Vol. 30 Issue 41, p45
Reports that the Labour Party in Great Britain announced an initiative to tackle occupational health problems. Efforts of the Labour Party to promote healthy working conditions; Negotiations between employers and trade unions, to improve stress, exhaustion, tension, repetitive strain and back...
- Opening up the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program. McArdle, Frank B. // Health Affairs;Summer1995, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p40
Looks at using the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) as a voluntary buy-in opportunity to help those who lack health insurance. Potential advantages and problems of FEHBP; Link to other reforms; Reassurance to the public; Stakeholder concerns; Timing and phase-ins.
- THE COMPANY CURE. Faltermayer, Edmund // Fortune;9/6/1993, Vol. 128 Issue 5, p14
Focuses on companies who are setting up medical clinics for their employees where staff physicians and technicians can conduct lab tests, set broken bones and remove minor skin cancers. Bethlehem Steel's family health center; How the center saves Bethlehem money; GTE's clinic in Tampa; PHP...