Guest blog from Simon Hurley-Smith, Managing Director, Health Matters
Raising money for 'Beating Bowel Cancer'Bowel cancer is the UK's second biggest cause of deaths. Around 1 in 18 people will get bowel cancer and, of the 100 people diagnosed every day, almost half will die of the disease. Yet, in over 90% of cases, bowel cancer could be treated successfully if diagnosed early, which is why raising awareness is so important.
Health Matters has a stellar reputation within the EAP field by providing only the very best of EAP provision, and then ensuring that the service is properly account managed. We hold dear the true values of the EAP which is why as a responsible Intermediary we only recommend EAP Providers that are full members of EAPA (Employee Assistance Professionals Associations) and that meet with a rigorous criteria.
Tackling stress in the workplace is paramount especially for many forward-thinking Human Resources Managers wanting to reduce sickness absence. Many may turn to an array of solutions for the task, however a fully account managed Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) should be high on their list.
The nasal spray flu vaccine has been introduced this year
Trauma is a sudden event that dramatically impacts our ordinary lives and can change the way we view the World.
Health Matters sister company, Valentine Occupational Health, is currently exhibiting at London's Employee Benefits Live Exhibition. Stand number 823 if you are visiting the exhibition.
Today the Competition Commission (CC) published the provisional findings of its investigation into the UK private healthcare market.