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What is the Faculty of Occupational Medicine?

The Faculty of Occupational Medicine is a charity concerned with promoting and supporting health at work.

 

Our Vision

Healthy working lives for all.

 

Our Position

The Faculty of Occupational Medicine believes everyone of working age has the right to benefit from healthy and rewarding work while not putting themselves or others at unreasonable risk. They have the right to access competent occupational medical advice as part of comprehensive occupational health and safety services, ensuring that they can access the rewards of good employment and avoid preventable injury and illness caused or aggravated by work.

 

Our Mission

To drive improvement in the health of the working age population through outstanding occupational health capability by developing and supporting the good practice of occupational medicine. To provide public benefit through the protection of people at work by ensuring the highest professional standards of competence, quality and ethical integrity.

 

Our Values

Collaborative, Authoritative, Relevant, Ethical.

Exams & Training The Faculty offers qualifications in occupational medicine.

Publications & policy

The Faculty produces a range of publications on occupational health and medicine.

Health at Work

A key aim of the Faculty is to improve health in the workplace.

Quality Improvement

The Faculty oversees SEQOHS, the accreditation system for occupational health services.

Latest news...

Northern Ireland Judicial Appointments Commission Vacancy: The Northern Ireland Judicial Appointments Commission is currently advertising a - Read more...
Supervised Learning Events – DOPS (Direct Observation of Procedural Skills): Monday 25th April sees the launch of the recently piloted - Read more...
The Mind at Work: Mental Health and Fitness for Work: For more information on the conference please see the RSM - Read more...
National School of Occupational Health Conference: On Thursday 31 March I had the privilege of speaking at - Read more...
Planes, Trains & Automobiles: Fitness to Operate Vehicles: Professional Briefing Days are CPD events run by the Faculty - Read more...
Health and Wellbeing @ Work 2016: The Health and Wellbeing @ Work 2016 conference took place - Read more...

Latest events...

Professional Briefing Day – Understanding and Managing Personal and Patient Stress: As job flexibility increases we are moving further and further away from the 9–5 structure of old. This new-found freedom - Read more...