January 21, 2019 - Heather Jackson

Injury Rise Per Industry – Your 2019 Guide

Every organization will be impacted by employee injury. As the employer, you’ll be hit financially with direct medical costs, but your entire workforce will be hit with the indirect impact (absence of a full workforce, loss of productivity, overtime to replace the injured worker). By staying on top of injury trends, you can take preventative Read More »

August 3, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

How Do You Hire The ‘Right’ Employee For The Job?

Do you want to hire the RIGHT employee for the job? Knowing whether a candidate is able to perform their job is the key to growing your business. So, why are so many employers still getting it WRONG? If they are unable to do the job, it will only be a matter of time before Read More »

July 26, 2018 - Heather Jackson

What Does an Employee Injury Cost?

Employee injury of any magnitude (no matter how minor or major it may be) can amount to the employer paying a steep price. Learn what an employee’s workplace injury really costs you and a simple solution to keep your workforce safer than ever! What is a Workplace Injury Costing You? As an employer, it’s important Read More »

May 25, 2018 - Holly Foxworth

Can Pre-Employment Exams Save Lives? As a Nurse, I Say Yes!

Earlier in my career working in an emergency department, I learned to expect the unexpected.  In fact, I thrived in chaos and welcomed the opportunity to be a part of a team that helped save the lives of those in need.  But when it comes to occupational health, the focus lies in prevention; preventing unnecessary Read More »

December 18, 2017 - Holly Foxworth

How Will You Manage the New 2018 DOT Drug Testing Mandates?

Did you hear the news? Significant changes are being made to the urine drug testing panel, effective January 1, 2018. The Department of Transportation (DOT) published a final rule in the Federal Register (82 FR 52229), adding four semi-synthetic opioids and methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA) as an initial test analyte. It removed the testing for methylenedioxyethylamphetaime (MDEA). Read More »

November 16, 2017 - Holly Foxworth

Understanding the 6 Most Common Types of Drug and Alcohol Testing

Employee:  Hello, I’m here to have a drug test. Clinic Staff:  Okay, what kind of test are you needing? Employee:  I don’t know; my boss just told me to go and get tested. Then your phone rings.  It’s the clinic explaining they have your employee at their facility for drug testing, but unsure of the Read More »

July 14, 2017 - Holly Foxworth

Blindfolds are Tricky – Clear Vision for Pre-Employment Testing

Quick story – Remember the days of seeing the circus stunts where the acrobats would ride the wheel along the tightrope with blindfolds?  Unfortunately, so did I.  As a young girl, I had the idea to ride my bike into the garage in the blind, pretending to be in the circus. Just as I topped the driveway incline, Read More »