Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.
Return to Work Knowledge Base
The information on this site is designed for employees and their families, RTW coordinators and managers, supervisors, human resource staff, senior managers, claims and injury managers, treating practitioners including doctors and physiotherapists, unions, rehabilitation professionals and policy makers.
Oregon Workers' Compensation Division Information for Injured Workers
The page addresses questions and answers regarding on-the-job injuries and lists contacts and resources for employees.
Source: Oregon WCD
Research review on rehabilitation and return to work
The objective of the review is to provide an up-to-date summary of knowledge regarding vocational rehabilitation and return- to-work systems, programmes and interventions and their different components.
Treating the Whole Person
The biopsychosocial piece of workers’ compensation and return-to-work is getting more and more attention. Aug. 2015 issue of Risk & Insurance.
Source: Risk and Insurance
Guide to an Integrated Practices Program for Supporting a Return to Work and Promoting Job Retention
This practical guide was designed to help develop a process for assisting and supporting the return to work of employees who have been absent from work for mental health reasons