OH service delivery

Collaboration is the future for health and work

2 Apr 2014

There is no question that the occupational health profession is going through an unprecedented time of change. Nic Paton looks...

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Breaking down the barriers between occupational health and GPs

28 Feb 2014

Bangor University aimed to construct a foundation of trust between GPs and OH to encourage employees’ return to work. Joe...

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Leading the way: an extract from Contemporary Occupational Health Nursing

9 Feb 2014

In the first of two extracts from a new book, Contemporary Occupational Health Nursing, Christina Butterworth discusses leadership in relation...

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Occupational health doctors plan standard recruitment process

7 Feb 2014

The Faculty of Occupational Medicine (FOM) is working to devise a standard, national recruitment structure for occupational medicine.
FOM put...

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Binder with 'qualification' written on it

Health and Work Service “must use properly qualified professionals”

7 Feb 2014

The Government’s new Health and Work Service must operate to high standards of practice, be staffed by appropriately trained and...

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Investigation underlines need for accurate medical records

7 Jan 2014

A recent investigation into record-keeping at a large NHS trust highlights the importance of having adequate safe custody measures in...

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Evolving occupational health to meet future needs

14 Nov 2013

The annual conference of the NHS Health at Work network took place in Nottingham in September. In the wake of...

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