Category Archives: Vitality Atlas

Summer 2019

Everyone has an obligation to help ensure healthy and safe workplaces. But to understand ways in which employers are considered responsible for protecting gig workers, it’s important to first define the employment relationship, which is a moving target. Other topics include flu prevention, regulatory updates and health promotion programs

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Spring 2019

As the U.S. workforce ages, employers need to make adjustments to help older employees be productive without compromising their health and safety. Other topics include injury prevention, managing back pain, culture of health, OSHA budget, workers’ comp trends and stress sources

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Summer 2018

Preventing and responding to heat-related illness Studies reinforcing the value of early intervention and return to work What employers can do about employee use of medical marijuana Clinical Conversations: Neighborhood health, CPR courses, blood pressure control National framework proposed to define worker well-being Millennials influence the health care landscape Tick-borne disease prevalence rate on upward […]

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Spring 2018

Leveraging occupational medicine expertise during workplace walkthroughs Managing springtime allergies at work Clinical Conversations: Respiratory protection, aircraft health hazards, flu vaccine, shared decision making Workers’ Comp Roundup: Insurers’ worries, marijuana, opioids, low back disability Healthy snacking guidelines

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Winter 2018

Trends: transformative effects on environment, health and safety (EH&S) professionals and workplace interventions Promoting healthy behavior OSHA forecast Clinical Conversations: Mental health, diagnostic imaging, tobacco use, pharmacy costs, artist hazard exposures, hearing conservation in mining Prevention: Influenza, shingles and Zika virus updates Nurturing your brain

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Fall 2017

Obesity trends, impacts in the workplace and proposed interventions Workers’ Compensation Past, Present and Future Federal Employee and Transportation Drug Testing Updates Clinical Conversations: Sleep apnea, oil spill dispersant effects, exposure perceptions in cancer care Health, Safety Metrics Needed to Validate Sustainability Holiday Food Safety

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Summer 2017

Workplace Mental Health: Prevent Suffering in Silence Preventing and Managing Diabetes Impacts Regulatory Updates Clinical Conversations Insights for Managing Heat-related Illness Do you Discourage Employee Breaks? Value of Education on Disease Management Funding for Ambitious Health Research Program Millions Drink Alcohol at Dangerous Levels Traveling Abroad? Beware of Measles Outbreak

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Spring 2017

First Aid or Medical Treatment? Care Management at Injury Onset Improves Results Climate Change: Preparing for Occupational Exposure Risks Regulatory Updates Clinical Conversations Do You Have a Policy on E-Cigarettes? To Exercise… Perchance to Dream Hearing Loss Indicators MSD Psychosocial Factors in Nursing Staff Company Picnic? Eat Healthy, Stay Safe

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Winter 2017

White Collar Jobs A Workers’ Compensation Cautionary Tale Model Program: Enterprise-Wide Employee Safety Awareness Tricks of the Trade: Promoting a Workplace Culture of Health OSHA & NIOSH Update Sticking to Your Resolutions

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Fall 2016

Tomorrow Land: Wearable Devices in the Workplace Craving Sweets? Could Be a Genetic Predisposition Clinical Conversations Workplace Fatigue Contributors Genetic Explanation for Multiple Symptoms Policy Promotes Decline in Opioid Prescribing OSHA Updates Recommended Practices for Workplace Health and Safety Programs OSHA Delays Anti-Retaliation Provision Enforcement How to Avoid Holiday Grinch Syndrome Becoming One with Your […]

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