Occupational Health & Wellbeing

Thousands missing out on routine asthma checks

Thousands of people who are at a heightened risk of having a fatal asthma attack have not had a face-to-face...

NMC consultation to gauge future role and shape of SCPHN

March’s Royal College of Nursing/Society of Occupational Medicine occupational health conference, this year in a virtual format, provided a valuable...

CPD – learning curve: disclosing a disability before a midwifery university placement

Encouraging students to disclose a disability or health condition before starting a university placement will enhance their experience, as reasonable...

Unpicking the links between psychological and physical safety

It is well recognised that feeling supported and safe psychologically can enhance individual and team performance in the workplace. But...

‘Covid-19 anxiety syndrome’ rears its head as office return looms

‘Covid-19 anxiety syndrome’ may cause employees to struggle with reintegrating back into daily life as workplaces and society begin to...

Study suggests a fifth at sleep deprivation risk because of long hours

A fifth of workers in England could be suffering from sleep deprivation because of long working hours, a study has...

Addressing tensions in the workplace as Covid transitions roll out

We may all be welcoming the gradual easing of lockdown restrictions. But, for employers that have successfully adapted to, and...

CPD: Workplace trauma post-pandemic (webinar)

18 May 2021 2:00pm. Register now | In this CPD webinar for OHW+, Noreen Tehrani examines psychological surveillance in organisations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

A real eye-opener: navigating the UK’s pandemic ‘sleep debt’ crisis

With pandemic home working beginning to shift for many to more permanent ‘hybrid’ working, employers and occupational health may both...

Mental health worsens for newly reliant on financial support

The mental health of people newly reliant on state benefits and financial support during the pandemic worsened far more last...

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