The Importance of Triage Nursing in the Workplace

The Importance of Triage Nursing in the Workplace

No matter the industry, workplace injuries will always occur. While workplaces are much safer than they were before OSHA was founded in 1973, injuries still occur and can be reduced by establishing a safe work environment. However, when injuries do occur the first step is early intervention through triage nursing.

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OnSite Health Offering Ultralow-Cost Employee Rapid PCR COVID-19 Testing

OnSite Health Offering Ultralow-Cost Employee Rapid PCR COVID-19 Testing

With individuals and businesses now lifting their mask mandates and rolling out vaccines for employees, COVID-19 testing still remains top of mind to ensure employee health and safety. To aid in these efforts, OnSite Health is offering Ultralow-Cost Employee Rapid PCR COVID-19 testing for organizations across the United States. For organizations with 100’s or 1000’s of employees at a single location, our program can implement testing kiosks to further speed the testing process.

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Improve Your Nutrition: 6 Tips from OnSite Health Coaches

Improve Your Nutrition: 6 Tips from OnSite Health Coaches

Everything you put in your body has a direct impact on your health. While it may be easy to get caught up in the latest diet fad or counting your calories, good nutrition is really about having a well-rounded diet. While every individual’s body is different, our health coaches understand the importance of nutrition and what each person needs for a well-balanced diet. Let’s take a look at the 6 tips to improve your nutrition from the coaches at OnSite Health.

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Audiometric Testing: How to Stay OSHA Compliant

Audiometric Testing: How to Stay OSHA Compliant

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) requires pre-employment and annual medical testing for workers in a variety of industries to ensure the environment is safe and healthy for all employees. Some of the tests include physicals, respirator fit testing, and audiometric testing. In this blog, we will be discussing audiometric testing, its importance, and how your organization can stay OSHA compliant. Let’s discuss.

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Does Your Organization Have a Pandemic Response Plan?

Does Your Organization Have a Pandemic Response Plan?

When it comes to workplace health and safety, having preparedness plans in place for a variety of situations is crucial. 2020 was a detrimental year for many businesses, as we all continued to fight against the world’s latest pandemic–COVID-19. As vaccines emerge and employees continue to return to work, keeping people safe and slowing the spread of the virus is a top priority.

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How an On Site Nurse Helped Smart Cabinetry

How an On Site Nurse Helped Smart Cabinetry

Smart Cabinetry is a kitchen cabinet manufacturer located in New Paris, Indiana. Since opening their doors in 2004, Smart Cabinetry has grown to employ more than 350 employees in a 250,000 square foot warehouse. We sat down with Kirk Barron, President and Chief Operation Officer, and Minushu Mekonnen, CFO, of Smart Cabinetry, to discuss how our on-site nursing services have impacted their organization. Let’s see what they had to say:

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Five Occupational Nursing Services Every Organization Needs

Five Occupational Nursing Services Every Organization Needs

Ensuring the health and safety of your employees is a top priority for management, human resources and executives alike. When it comes to navigating the world of health and wellness, an occupational nurse is a key player in an organization’s success. But what does an onsite occupational nurse do? In this blog, we will take a look at the five essential occupational nursing services that an OnSite Health nurse provides.

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How to Tell if you Have a Fake N95 Respirator

How to Tell if you Have a Fake N95 Respirator

Throughout this pandemic, we have pushed the importance of wearing properly fitted respirators. An N95 respirator is considered to be the gold standard for respirators and are used by frontline healthcare workers and medical first responders. However, in recent weeks more than 11 million fake N95 respirators have been seized by the Department of Homeland Security. So, with so many counterfeit respirators making their way into the market, how can you tell if you have a fake N95?

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COVID-19 Testing: The Difference Between PCR and Rapid Tests

COVID-19 Testing: The Difference Between PCR and Rapid Tests

As COVID-19 continues to run its course, COVID testing has provided immense value in containing the spread of the virus. If you are feeling under the weather or believe that you were in close contact with someone with COVID-19, you’re probably looking into the types of testing available to you. In this blog, we are going to look at the differences between the two most commonly used tests to diagnose COVID-19: rapid antigen tests and PCR tests.

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What is a Health Coach (and Can it Help Your Organization)? 

What is a Health Coach (and Can it Help Your Organization)? 

When it comes to your organization, you probably have a vision for its growth to come. But to make it all happen, you need employees, and what happens if they are not at their best? This is where health coaching and workplace wellness programs can come into play. A health coach not only improves workplace health but can lead to increased productivity, less stress, and a return on investment for your company.

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