The O.H.D. provides an on-site service at Bon Secours Cork.
We provide an independent and confidential service to staff
regarding all aspects of health/problems caused or exacerbated
by work, and also to provide first aid treatment to all employees
who sustain injuries at work.
Benefits of the Occupational Health Department:
Improved staff morale
Reduced health risks
More effective treatment of injuries/illness caused by work
Rehabilitation and early return to work.
Immunisation of staff e.g. Hepatitis B
Accident treatment and follow-up
Accidents notification to the Health and Safety Authority
Post blood/bodily fluid exposure follow up
Exposure to infectious diseases follow-up
Counselling and critical incident stress debriefing
Safer handling training