ACOEM Member Price: $59
Non-Member Price: $89
ACOEM’s Essentials of Occupational Medicine program will be comprised of 60 individual courses and provides an excellent and comprehensive introduction to the clinical, technical, and professional concepts of the field for the non-specialist or new entrant.
The second course in the program covers Return to Work Barriers, looks at multifactorial barriers or obstacles that can deviate the recovery time from what is expected. This course is designed to equip health professionals to be better able to identify and understand return to work barriers.
Upon completion of this educational activity, learners should be able to:
1. Apply a biopsychosocial approach to planning and monitoring work rehabilitation.
2. Accurately identify a range of barrier to return to work.
3. Develop strategies to prevent and manage return to work barriers.
Original Posting Date: April 20, 2022
Termination Date: April 20, 2025
The course provides an excellent and comprehensive introduction to graduated return to work programs for the non-OEM specialist or new entrant.
Accreditation and Credit Designation Statement
The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Content Planner and Faculty Disclosure
Robin F. Griffiths, MBCHB, FAFOEM, FFOM, MPP, FACOEM
Director of Occupational & Aviation Medicine at the University of Otago Wellington
Nothing to Disclose
This activity is available on-demand, and those who register will receive access automatically. Please be sure that this is the course you wish to purchase as refunds are not permitted after the transaction is complete.