Blog posts • Dec 10, 2013 05:11 GMT
The health and environmental benefits of commuting by bicycle has made it an increasingly popular option for many employees, with tax breaks through schemes such as Cycle to Work making it even more attractive for all parties.
Blog posts • Dec 06, 2013 06:41 GMT
The issue of back pain caught the headlines over the summer when prime minister David Cameron complained while on holiday that he was suffering from chronic back pain.
Blog posts • Dec 04, 2013 04:20 GMT
At one level it’s fair enough that HR professionals list “demonstrating a return on investment” as their number one priority, at least according to a study by Imperial College Business School and PMI Health Group.
Blog posts • Nov 29, 2013 11:29 GMT
The assessment centre that we used to use in the Lawnswood area of Leeds for face to face assessments for benefits such as Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) and Industrial Injuries and Disablement Benefit (IIDB) has now closed and a new one is now in use nearer to Leeds city centre.
Atos Healthcare - Employee health and wellbeing – connections between aircraft noise and ill-health remain unclear
Blog posts • Nov 26, 2013 05:10 GMT
A study of people living near Heathrow Airport has concluded the risks of stroke, heart and circulatory disease are higher in areas with a lot of aircraft noise.
Blog posts • Nov 25, 2013 10:00 GMT
We realise that it might not be clear when you are claiming Personal Independence Payment (PIP) what Atos Healthcare’s role in the process is. To help with this we have created this image, which shows the different roles of both us and the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) across the different stages of the claim process.
Blog posts • Nov 19, 2013 11:46 GMT
Half of all cases of malaria in the UK in 2012 were among residents of London, according to figures from Public Health England’s malaria reference laboratory. A total of 676 London residents were confirmed with the infection in 2012, out of a total of 1,378 for the UK, it said.
Blog posts • Nov 14, 2013 06:56 GMT
If you are claiming Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) or Personal Independence Payment (PIP), you can go to the new Atos Healthcare YouTube channel to find informative video clips about the assessment process for each benefit. We will be adding more clips as we go along, and you will also be able to find links to them via our website and this blog.
Blog posts • Nov 08, 2013 09:58 GMT
Middle age does not now start until 53, according to a “lifestyle” study of 2,000 people by healthcare company benenden health. For most people, in fact, it’s not until they’re well into their fifties that they begin to feel on a downward curve, with a perception of middle age having moved gradually from mid-thirties to nearly the mid-fifties.
Blog posts • Nov 05, 2013 10:05 GMT
The government’s health watchdog, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), has published a new standard to help healthcare professionals improve the diagnosis and management of the most common types of headaches.
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