Provide for and deliver health and safety programs and services to workers, worker populations and community groups. Promote and restore health, prevent illness and injury, and protect against work-related injuries and environmental hazards.
The University of Michigan’s Occupational Health Nursing concentration, based in the School Of Nursing, offers specialty training for nurses interested in maximizing workers’ health and productivity and decreasing illnesses and injuries while controlling costs.
OHNs are employed by:
- Government agencies
- Their own businesses
- Colleges and universities
- Clinical practice
- Health services administration
- Higher education