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Occupational health promotion

Daniel A. Girdano

Occupational health promotion

a practical guide to program development

by Daniel A. Girdano

  • 353 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occupational diseases -- Prevention.,
  • Health promotion.,
  • Occupational health services.,
  • Health Education.,
  • Health Promotion -- methods.,
  • Occupational Health Services.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementDaniel A. Girdano.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC964 .G57 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 217 p. ;
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2542493M
    ISBN 100023437308
    LC Control Number85024170

    Essential Elements of Effective Workplace Programs and Policies for Improving Worker Health and Wellbeing. The Essential Elements of Effective Workplace Programs and Policies for Improving Worker Health and Wellbeing is a resource document developed by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) with substantial input from experts and interested individuals. The Role of the Occupational Health Nurse Occupational health nurses (OHNs) play a dynamic role in the maintenance of workplace health and safety. Coordinating the delivery of equitable, comprehensive, quality occupational health services to individuals and groups in the work environment are the primary roles of these nurses (COHNA, ). The IAWHP Online Certificate Course provides a road map for designing evidence-based worksite health promotion programs. It explores the key principles of leadership and strategy, operations, evaluation, and integration, and provides best practices principles for scalable and sustainable programs. Systematic Review of Occupational Therapy and Mental Health Promotion, Prevention, and Intervention for Children and Youth American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November/December , Vol. 67, ee

    Occupational health is a field of health care made up of multiple disciplines dedicated to the well-being and safety of employees in the workplace. It has a strong focus on .


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Confidentiality is a crucial ingredient for the success of any counseling service but positive feedback is also essential to contribute constructively to the health. Introduction to Occupational Health in Public Health Practice uses concepts of prevention, epidemiology, toxicology, disparities, preparedness, disease management, and health promotion to explain the underlying causes of occupational illness and injury and to provide a methodology to develop cost-effective programs that prevent injury and keep.

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