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last updated: 11/05/2015 @ 12:34 pm

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 achieved through:

  • maximising people’s opportunities to benefit from healthy and rewarding work while not putting themselves or others at unreasonable risk
  • elimination of preventable injury and illness caused or aggravated by work
  • access for everyone to advice from a competent occupational physician as part of comprehensive occupational health and safety services
  • providing support to the Faculty’s membership to raise the standard of occupational health practice
Our mission
Driving improvement in the health of the working age population through outstanding occupational health capability

 

Our values

Collaborative, Authoritative, Relevant, Ethical
 

Exams & Training

The Faculty offers specialist and non-specialist qualifications in occupational medicine.

Publications & policy

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

Health at Work

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

Quality Improvement

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

Latest news...

HSE launches new Workplace Health Expert Committee (WHEC): The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has appointed a new - Read more...
2014 Annual Report and AGM papers: The Faculty’s 2014 Annual Report has now been published and - Read more...
Mobbs Corporate Health Fellowship – Rae Chang: Dr Rae-Wen Chang has written a report outlining her experience - Read more...
NHS staff health and wellbeing: Last week I was fortunate to attend a health and - Read more...
Securing funding for more training posts in occupational medicine: My biggest priority is to ensure that we reverse the - Read more...
Occupational Medicine in the Undergraduate Curriculum: The Importance of ‘Health, Work and Well Being’ in the - Read more...

Latest events...

HHP core competency training – 16 September 2015: This CPD workshop reflects the core competencies that were laid out by a joint working group of the Faculty and the Association - Read more...