• Occupational Health – What Is the BIG Picture of OH?

    Occupational Health – What Is the BIG Picture of OH?0

    The rapid development of workplace health protective and preventive services has been driven by government strategies and recommendations, as well as by the European Union legislation in the areas of health and safety at work and by the European Commission programme in public health. This was also largely due to the new demands and expectations

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  • Which Health Insurance Plan Is Best for Me?

    Which Health Insurance Plan Is Best for Me?0

    Health insurance has proven itself of great help and financial aid in certain cases when events turn out unexpectedly. In times when you are ill and when your health is in grave jeopardy and when finances seem to be incapable to sustain for your care, health insurance is here to the rescue. A good health

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  • Occupational Health: Core Areas of Knowledge and Competence

    Occupational Health: Core Areas of Knowledge and Competence0

    OHA’s can contribute by helping managers to manage sickness absence more effectively. The nurse may be involved in helping to train line managers and supervisors in how to best use the OH service, in how to refer staff, what type of information will be required, what to expect from occupational health. By developing transparent referral

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  • Rebuilding the Tower of Babel – A CEO’s Perspective on Health Information Exchanges

    Rebuilding the Tower of Babel – A CEO’s Perspective on Health Information Exchanges0

    The United States is facing the largest shortage of healthcare practitioners in our country’s history which is compounded by an ever increasing geriatric population. In 2005 there existed one geriatrician for every 5,000 US residents over 65 and only nine of the 145 medical schools trained geriatricians. By 2020 the industry is estimated to be

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  • Health Care Reform – Why Are People So Worked Up?

    Health Care Reform – Why Are People So Worked Up?0

    Why are Americans so worked up about health care reform? Statements such as “don’t touch my Medicare” or “everyone should have access to state of the art health care irrespective of cost” are in my opinion uninformed and visceral responses that indicate a poor understanding of our health care system’s history, its current and future

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  • Ten Tips for Comparing Health Care Policies

    Ten Tips for Comparing Health Care Policies0

    Australians already know that health Vinzite  coverage can provide security for individuals and families when a medical need arises. Many, however, do not know how to find the best value when comparing health insurance policies. Below are 10 tips everyone should read before shopping for private health coverage. 1. Choose coverage that concentrates on your specific

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