DEVELOPING PROGRAMS TO INCREASE WORKER SAFETY, HEALTH, AND WELLBEING
 

WHEN
 
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
 
WHERE
 
TrueNorth Companies
Cedar Rapids
 
This roundtable will also be available via webinar.
 
Total Worker Health: Developing Programs to Increase Worker Safety, Health & Wellbeing
 
How can you continue to improve worker wellbeing physically, mentally and socially?
 
Learn more about proven approaches designed to prevent injury and empower employees to take control of their own health. Melissa White of Balanced Fitness & Health shares her experience developing and collaborating on policies, programs and practices that work for companies of all sizes. From new hire procedures to return-to-work accomodations, she'll provide examples of how proactive occupational/physical therapy programs and interventions can make a huge difference in decreases OSHA recordables and insurance costs, and most importantly, in improving employee wellbeing.
 
  • Identify what a biopsychosocial approach looks like, why it's important, and how to implement it into a worksite.
  • Learn approaches to integrate a broad spectrum of organizational programs, such as organizational design and disability management, to better protect and advance worker safety, halth and wellbeing.
  • Hear exmaples of how to establish programs that save the company money and actually work.