Occupational Health & Wellbeing

Poll highlights misunderstanding about cancer survival rates

The majority of people think that cancer patients cannot live for years after their diagnosis, research has found.
According to...

‘Fulfilling’ jobs for older workers could benefit health and wellbeing

Maximising working opportunities for older people and offering fulfilling work beyond retirement age could have a profound impact on health...

Boosting productivity through health and wellbeing benefits

In an uncertain working world, offering health and wellbeing benefits that people can use on a daily basis can have...

CPD: Advanced practice – a place at the table for OH nurses?

The role of an expert occupational health nurse is complex and demanding, meaning OHNs are potentially prime candidates to achieve...

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Come together – unpicking multi-disciplinary working within occupational health

Occupational health professionals fully recognise the value of multi-disciplinary working in terms of generating good outcomes. But what does “success”...

Occupational health research round-up: December 2019

Low patient expectation hits knee surgery rehabilitation
Low expectations about the outcome of knee surgery partly explains why three out...

Is occupational health being left behind by workplace wellbeing?

Most employers agree that improving workplace wellbeing is a positive thing. But occupational health has to play a fundamental role...

Occupational mental health: putting your house in order

In the follow-up to their article on the value of triage within mental health intervention in Occupational Health & Wellbeing...

Swathes of women taking long-term leave for female health symptoms

Around half of working-age women have had to take long-term absence at some point during their working life, while 15%...

Terrorism witnesses need psychological help sooner, study finds

People affected by terrorist attacks need to access to more immediate psychological help, research has recommended.
A study into the...

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