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Occupational Health - A pathway not generally considered by nurses?

Why is occupational health not generally considered by nurses?

I have been an occupational health advisor (nurse) for six years. I ‘fell into it’ whilst carrying out some screening as a practice nurse, otherwise, except for having pre-post screening and vaccinations myself many years ago, I had never given it much thought. Most of the other occupational health advisors I have come across are the same.

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