Occupational Health Medicine
Occupational Health Medicine is being defined as the process of treatment for work-related injuries and illness that affecting the health of an individual. As it is the branch of medicine that concerned with the conservation of health at the workplace that includes prevention and dealing with diseases and injuries. It also has a subordinate objective of maintaining productivity and public modification within the workstation. Occupational Medicine mainly involves health issues, safety precautions, risk management all that related to providing a good working environment for individuals. Physicians trained in Occupational Medicine are now focused in diagnosing and providing treatment to work-related injuries and illness. They are now up to date on both Federal and State regulations for better development in workforce health and safety that includes Occupational Health and Safety Administration, Health Departments of Transportation and Constructions, so they could suggest and makeup to provide the best plans for treatment and perform monitoring inspection. Occupational Medicine Physicians now often work directly with individuals to keep Organizations, Industries running and also for individuals to keep them safe and to provide a better healthy working environment.
It provides some benefits as well:
Continuing Health Strategies
Physical and Biological Stressors
Safe work method statements
Health and Medical Management