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ID (ISN) del documento108548
Número CIS 08-1080
Año 2007
Número de serie HSE Research Report 531
Autor(es) Hill S., Woodroof G., Verow P.
Health and Safety Executive
Título A pilot study into improving sickness absence recording in National Health Service acute trusts
Información bibliográfica HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2007. ii, 9p. 4 ref.
Acceso Internet http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrpdf/rr531.pdf [en inglés]
Resumen Within large public sector organizations such as National Health Service of the United Kingdom, the recording and management of absence can be inefficient and result in poor data. Occupational health departments that are willing to help employees who have health problems find that their task is made more difficult by the lack of data which identifies the reasons and dates of absence spells and whether these are work related. This study explored ways for collecting more effective real-time data in order to assist both management and occupational health departments in their efforts to support employees back to work, and to reduce the amount of work related ill health. A pilot system involving a call centre and the use of e-mail was found to be effective for the collection of real-time data.
Descriptores (primarios) Reino Unido; absentismo por enfermedad; documentación de seguridad y salud; personal de los servicios de salud; hospitales
Descriptores (secundarios) instituciones publicas de prevencion; informe; descripción del procedimiento; fiabilidad; readaptación
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
País / Estado o ProvinciaReino Unido
Tema(s) Generalidades sobre prevención
Cemercio, servicios, oficinas
Broad subject area(s) Medicina del trabajo, epidemiología
Navegación por categoria(s) Health care services
Safety and health information