Which Health Insurance Plan Is Best for Me?

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...

Occupational Health – What Is the BIG Picture of OH?

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...

Occupational Health – Workplace Health Management

Workplace Health Management (WHM) There are four key components of workplace health management: Occupational Health and Safety Workplace Health Promotion Social and lifestyle determinants of health Environmental Health Management In the past policy was frequently...

Occupational Health: Core Areas of Knowledge and Competence, Part 1

It is not possible to describe a highly complex and dynamic process such as occupational health nursing simply in terms of core activities or tasks. Occupational Health Nurse (OHA) are constantly learning new skills,...

Occupational Health: Core Areas of Knowledge and Competence, Part 2

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...

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

Defining a Health Information Exchange 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...

Health Care Reform – Why Are People So Worked Up?

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...

There Are Two Kinds of People in the US – Those Who View Health...

I believe Americans need a new way of thinking about health. Look where our current perspectives on the subject have gotten us - we are last among the world's 17 most industrialized nations in...

Health Care Reform – Busting The 3 Biggest Myths Of ObamaCare

In the last few months we've seen a lot of Health Care Reform rules and regulations being introduced by the Health and Human Services Department. Every time that happens, the media gets hold of...
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