Studying the Health of Health Care Workers

Project number: 
01-014
Approval date: 
Tuesday, September 25, 2001
Principal Investigator: 
Koehoorn,Mieke
Institution: 
Not Available
Funding Agency: 
Not Available
Datasets requested: 
Not available
Research objective: 
Publications: 

Journal Publication

  • Koehoorn, M.; Cole, D. C.; Hertzman, C.; Lee, H. "Health care use associated with work-related musculoskeletal disorders among hospital workers." Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation (2006) 16 3 411-424

Presentation of research material (poster/seminar/lecture etc.)

  • Koehoorn, M. "The effects of job strain on health care workers (plenary). " 11th Annual Occupational Hazards to Health Care Workers.  University of British Columbia and University of Washington.  May 18-20, 2004:  Richmond BC
  • Koehoorn, M. "Work environment and health among health care workers in British Columbia." Presentation to the BC Auditor General’s Office, Government of British Columbia.  January 2004
  • Dufton, J.; Koehoorn, M.; Cole, D.C.C.; Hertzman, C.; Ibrahim, S.; Ostry, A. "Investigating Trends in mental disorders among a cohort of health care workers." Canadian Association of Researchers in Work & Health.  2nd Annual Conference.  October 24-25, 2003.  Montreal, Quebec
  • Koehoorn, M. "Establishing a research agenda for the health of health care workers in British Columbia." Health Care and Epidemiology Rounds, University of British Columbia, May, 2002, Vancouver BC
  • Koehoorn, M. "Use of administrative health data for research projects on health care workers." Presentation to Board of Trustees, Health Sciences Association of British Columbia, November 2002, Vancouver BC
  • Koehoorn, M. "Research on BC health care workers." Presentation to BC Health and Safety Professionals Association for Health Care, November 2002, Vancouver BC
  • Koehoorn, M.; Cole, DC.; Hertzman, C.; Lee H. "Workplace Injuries: what can we learn from patterns of health care?" Industrial Accident Prevention Association Conference, April 2001, Toronto Ontario

Conference abstract/presentation

  • Cole, D.C.; Koehoorn,M.; Ibrahim, S.; Hertzman,C.;Ostry, A.; Xu, F.; Holmes, P. "Factors associated with musculoskeletal outcomes among health care workers – a multilevel analysis." Joint Meeting of the Canadian Society of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Society of Epideliologic Research.  Toronto, ON, June 27-20, 2005
  • Koehoorn, M.; Hertzman, C.; Cole, D.C.; Ostry, A.; Xu, F.; Holmes, P. "Mental health trajectories among health care workers." Canadian Association for Research on Work and Health. Vancouver, BC, May 15-17, 2005
  • Koehoorn, M.; Mozel, M.; Cole, D.C.; Hertzman, C.; Ostry, A.; Ibrahim, S. "The health of health care workers: a profile of extended health benefits utilization." International Congress on Epidemiology in Occupational Health, September 11-13, 2002, Barcelona Spain. Abstract appears in La Medicina del Lavoro: The Italian Journal of Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
  • Koehoorn, M.; Cole, D.C.; Hertzman, C.; Lee, H. "How much or when?  Work exposures and the risk of musculoskeletal injury among health care workers." International Society of Exposure Analysis (ISEA): Linking Exposures and Health. August 11-15, 2002, Vancouver British Columbia

Report

  • Koehoorn, M.; Cole, D.C.; Hertzman, C.; Lee, H. "Phase II: Patterns of Health Care Utilization and Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders among a Cohort of BC Health Care Workers." WorkSafeBC, Richmond, British Columbia 2003
  • Koehoorn, M.; Cole, D.C.; Hertzman, C.; Lee, H. "Patterns of general health care utilization among hospital worker compensation claimants with a work-related musculoskeletal disorder." Institute for Work & Health, Toronto: Working Paper Series (WP#221) (2003)

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