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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.

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Jan 26, 2017
State of Oregon Fire Marshal: Licensed Care Facility Information

https://www.oregon.gov/OSP/SFM/Pages/FLSS_EPPChecklist.aspx

The Health Care Facility Specialists inspect nursing homes, hospitals, and ambulatory surgical centers throughout the state. They also provide periodic training workshops for Health Care Facilities' staff which cover the subjects listed below.

Source: SFM

Jan 26, 2017
The Joint Commission: Environment of Care

https://www.jointcommission.org/topics/hai_environment_of_care.aspx

The Joint Commission accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. This certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality and commitment to meeting certain performance standards.

Source: Joint Commission

Jun 01, 2014
10 Steps to Developing a Culture of Health for Hospitals and Health System Employers

http://img.en25.com/Web/TruvenHealthAnalytics/EMP_11759_0812_10steps2cultureOFhealth_WEB.pdf

This white paper offers a framework for population health management in the hospital setting and outlines 10 best practices for implementing a successful initiative.

Source: Truven Health