Ensuring the Legal Standard of Health & Safety in Your Business

Whether you've recently launched a new business or just taken over from a previous owner, it's likely you're floundering amidst the multitude of regulations and requirements the law bestows upon you. Perhaps the worst mistake of all is complete ignorance - something which is hard to avoid when there are several hundred issues vying for your attention. So what exactly do you need to cover in your workplace? It's all very well putting the equipment and workers you need into a room with some ...
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Health Care and Health Insurance Costs Can Be Controlled Through

As you probably know all to well, the cost of healthcare and health insurance premiums continue to increase at levels substantially above the general inflation rate. The reasons given for these extraordinary cost increases are numerous and include: technological advancements in the medical field, increased demand for medical services and prescription drugs, the aging of the population, cost shifting caused by the uninsured and governmental reimbursement rates, state and federal mandates, and ...
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Principles of Safety and Occupational Health Training

To become an occupational health and safety professional you must have educational qualifications and experience. You also must pass certain written examinations. All occupational health and safety specialists and technicians must go through on the job and classroom training, to learn about the relevant laws and inspection procedures. The federal government and some other employers require that you have a 4-year college degree in safety, or some allied subject, to be eligible for some ...
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Health Education - The Key to a Healthy Life

Have you ever wondered why in spite of all your efforts you cannot stay absolutely fit and healthy, the way you have always dreamt to be? The answer is simple, due to our lack of knowledge about health and the human anatomy system. The more knowledge and understanding of the human anatomy we will have the easier it would be for us to remain healthy and fit. According to a recent study, a vast majority of the American population are health illiterate. They either do not have enough health ...
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Medical Assistant Key to Success -- Proper Education!

Types of Medical Assistant Programs: Traditionally, there are two types of medical assistant programs, two-year career training programs which result in an Associate's Degree, and a one-year, or accelerated medical assistant programs held at vocational training institutions resulting in either a certificate or diploma that also qualify their graduates to sit for the national certification exams. Job Oriented Vocational Training: Vocational training institutions usually structure their programs ...
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8 Health Care Options for Recent California Grads

Whether you have just finished your bachelor degree or are about to finally complete your PhD dissertation, you are probably wondering about health insurance options. Before you take that next step in life, check out the 8 health care options for recent California graduates listed below. 1. No Insurance Clearly the least expensive, this option is arguably perfect for the standard-issue super hero – your Supermans, Cal Ripkins and the like. If you do not fall into this category and plan to ...
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