When an injury isn’t reported right away, it can lead to a costly outcome for both the employer and employee, such as:
Every employee injury needs to be treated as time sensitive so it doesn’t progress and become worse.
Did you know the average cost of a workplace injury costs an organization $7,500?
Optimize the injury outcome with timely reporting and drive costs down, while improving the health of your workforce. Reporting the injury minutes after it’s occurred (as opposed to days) will allow the healing process to begin immediately.
Take a simple strain injury.
If the employee is immediately treated for the sprain, they can begin their healing process with first aid measures and return to work in an expedited manner. Left untreated, the employee’s injury may become worse. This often results in unnecessary testing, work releases, specialty referrals and lost time away from work.
Axiom keeps 65% of all cases called in at the first-aid level, with a team set in place to assess injury during its most crucial point:
With immediate access to licensed nurse case managers in all 50 states, we’re your employee’s resource for quality, personalized medical treatment.
Want more information on how we have helped employers reach a ROI as much as 350%, or how you can boost employee productivity? It all comes to down to correctly managing employee injury and occupational health services to support a happy and healthy workforce.
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