Providing schools with advice on health related matters based around the working environment.
The information provided below relates to our new 2016/2017. This information has been made available to you earlier than usual to enable you to budget/plan ahead. If you currently subscribe to this service offer and would like to view the 2016/2017 service offer information, a copy of the current offer is available for download in the ‘Communication’ section of BSN. In the filter type the service provider name and select ‘ALL’ then click on ‘search.
The London Borough of Bexley Occupational Health Service (LBB OHS) understands that accidents, illnesses and sick days directly affect delivery of services, staff morale and results. Maintaining healthy employees translates into a more productive workforce. We are committed to providing a high quality, reliable and evidence-based occupational health service which will provide independent and objective advice to managers and HR, and appropriate support and guidance to individual employees. The LBB OHS is fully accredited to deliver high quality services by Safe Effective Quality Occupational Health Service (SEQOHS) (the national accreditation scheme for OH providers) against the national standards for Occupational Health.
Description of services to be delivered
Our services include undertaking pre-employment medical screening, medical assessment on the capability of staff referred to Occupation Health, including the monitoring and assessment of those who have been referred to us suffering long-term ill health.
Where appropriate we can advise on suitable alternative work duties for the employee. We will also give advice on adapting the employee’s existing work environment to enable them to carry out their duties and facilitate return to work, or ill health retirement when that is the appropriate option.
Other services include arranging and administering routine vaccination programmes for staff as well as advising schools when follow-up vaccination is due. We will also arrange for any medical testing required by law.