Important: To keep everyone safe during Alert Level 2, visiting people in hospitals is restricted. Whaanau who visit should arrange visits in advance with the ward Charge Nurse. More details here.
The Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 requires Counties Manukau Health (CM Health) to ensure the safety of its employees whilst at work. In order for CM Health to meet its legal obligations, the following health information is required.
The information provided will enable Occupational Health and Safety Services (OHSS) to:
CM Health Pre Employment Health Screening Policy requires that all staff complete the process, including those transferring positions within the DHB. Completion of this screening process is a condition of employment and clearance from OHSS is required prior to the commencement of employment at CM Health.
The overall process including tests, interpretation of results and clearance takes a minimum of three days and up to 10 working days from the time you have the tests. If follow up is required, then the process will take longer.
Thanks for your assistance,
Counties Manukau Health Occupational Health and Safety Services