CHR Newsletter – April 9, 2015

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Respiratory Protection Education & Resources Webkit –Available at No Charge:

Earn CNE as you learn with a 90-minute, self-paced, 10-module online program designed to help you polish
your respiratory protection competencies and have the highest performance as your organization’s
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Occupational Health Connections, Inc. (OHC) is a distinguished leader in occupational and employee health staffing and recruitment. For job opportunities, please visit: OHC website

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CHR Newsletter – April 9, 2015

White Glove Service is Our Standard of Care.

Please contact me personally to let me know how we can earn your highest praise, and I will do my best to achieve it! – Karen Cohen, CEO

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AAOHN Announces Board of Directors


AAOHN recently announced its election results: Mary Gene Ryan, MPH, BSN, COHN-S/SM, CSP, FAAOHN was elected president-elect; Ronda Weiss, MS, MPH, MBA, RN, COHN-S, FAAOHN was elected secretary; and five members were elected to serve as directors.

Pictured above: Pam Carter (left, outgoing President of AAOHN, Karen Cohen (center, CEO of CHR) and Jeannie Tomlinson (right, incoming President of AAOHN) at the AAOHN 2015 National Conference in March.

Common Mistakes Employers Make When Navigating Occupational Health


Director of rehabilitation services, occupational health and wellness at Aurora Health Care, recently discussed common mistakes that employers make when trying to satisfy their occupational health needs, and offered insight into how employers can smoothly navigate their occupational health needs.

Distracted Driving Campaign Focuses on Young Drivers


To kick off Distracted Driving Awareness month, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has announced the “U Drive. U Text. U Pay.” National Distracted Driving Enforcement Campaign. According to a news release, state and local law enforcement will aggressively ticket drivers who are texting or using their mobile devices when behind the wheel from April 10-15.

OSHA Updates Guidance for Protecting Workers from Workplace Violence


OSHA has released an update to its Guidelines for Preventing Workplace Violence for Healthcare and Social Service Workers, including industry best practices and highlights the most effective ways to reduce the risk of violence in various healthcare and social service settings.

AOHNP Takes Helm in Efforts to Create a Single Voice in Occupational Health


In the wake of the failure in summer 2014 of the Society of Occupational Medicine (SOM) and the Faculty of Occupational Medicine (FOM) to secure a mandate from members to combine to form a single organization, the spotlight is turning to the feasibility of the AOHNP to become an alternative platform for OH nurses; their “own” platform, rather than one “owned” by doctors.

Occupational Health Research Round-up: April 2015


This month’s round-up of occupational health research looks at predicted return to work of people absent with common mental health disorders, psychological fitness for work and health surveillance and work ability.

Upcoming Conferences

  • ACOEM, May 3-6, 2015
  • LAOHN, July 30 – August 1, 2015
  • IAOHN (Indiana), Permanent Vendor/Sponsor
  • NECOEM / MaAOHN, December 3-4, 2015
  • More to come; Stay tuned…

Job Openings


CHR has the following immediate openings:

RN, Occupational Health Case Management

RN, Occupational Travel Health Nurse

Medlock Consulting is a Physician and Occupational Health Search Firm dedicated to locating, evaluating, and facilitating the placement of quality physician executives, PA’s. NP’s, and RN-COHN’s in superior environments.

RN/WC Case Manager Opportunity

CHR is expanding our team and needs a FT WC, Expatriate and Executive Case Manager for our Rockville, MD HQ

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About Karen Cohen

Karen Cohen, RHIA, President and Owner of Corporate Health Resources, Inc., has over 30 years of experience designing, implementing, and managing occupational health record keeping systems and medical surveillance programs to meet the needs of clients in industry.

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