What is different about occupational health physicians?

The difference between an occupational health physician and an ordinary medical practitioner is that the former focuses on the patient or individual’s health in relation to the workplace. While this is a more specific approach than a general practitioner (GP) might take, UK occupational health providers provide a really valuable service; one that benefits workers and employers alike. UK occupational health companies and physicians must have a broad understanding of clinical medicine, so it is worth checking that they are fully qualified. According to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), UK occupational health…Read more