Get Back to Work

Get Back to Work

A frustrated PA I interviewed recently told me a story that really burns me on two levels: Inconsistency and discontinuity in urgent care practice Bad worker’s compensation return to work policy And a 3rd is probably lack of management support for a rational...
“Oh By The Way, Doc…”

“Oh By The Way, Doc…”

Part of the work we do in urgent care is providing screenings, assessments and physical exams for particular purposes where no physician-patient relationship exists, such as for pre-placement or other work-related exams. Invariably, though, some of these folks are...
How To Reduce OSHA Recordable Injuries

How To Reduce OSHA Recordable Injuries

The OSHA 300 Log http://www.osha.gov/recordkeeping/new-osha300form1-1-04.pdf   Work Relatedness/Causality:  An injury or illness is considered work-related if the condition Arose Out of Employment during the Course Of Employment (AOE/COE), due to an event or exposure...

Deaf in One Ear

This question was recently posed by a prospective driver on one of the trucking forums, wondering if he should even apply to truck driving school: “I have been seeing a lot of different feedback online and i wanted to get input from the pros on here… My...