Sickness absence is costing companies £692 per employee/year according to the CIPD placing excessive pressure on both organisations and their employees. With stress and musculo-skeletal disorders being examples of the most common causes of long-term absence, our principal focus is to assist you to facilitate early and safe return to work combined with supporting interventions such as counselling and physiotherapy.
Key benefits of using an occupational health service to assist with absence management include:
Sugarman offer a simple and effective case management referral service for employers from all locations across the UK. We operate remote telephone consultation services in addition to face to face assessments with our occupational health advisors and physicians. We can arrange to see your employees anywhere in the UK at independent clinics or at their place of home or work. The turnaround time is usually 10 working days from the time of the request to the assessment and you will receive a comprehensive report normally within 5 working days of the assessment. We can also arrange physiotherapy and counselling sessions in support of the employee's return to work programme.
In particular we offer: