IH/WBMS

Integrated health/well-being management system

Indirect Cost

Refers to productivity gains or losses related to illness or death

Integrated

A system that combines services within a health plan to provide the complete spectrum of care for its participants. In a fully integrated system the key elements are in balance in terms of matching resources with the needs of participants


Medical Cost

The direct medical expenditures associated with illness, disease, or disability

Meta-analysis

A method for combining and integrating the results of independent studies of the effect of a given intervention

Metric

A quantitative measure of performance that should drive appropriate leadership or management action


NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NIEHS

National Institute of Environmental Health and Safety

NIOSH

National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health


Occupational Health

The promotion and maintenance of the highest degree of physical, mental and social well-being of workers in all occupations by preventing departures from health, controlling risks and adapting work to people, and people to their jobs

OCHMO

Office of the Chief Health and Medical Officer

OH

Occupational Health

OHSMS

Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

OPHEP

Office of Public Health Emergency Preparedness

OPM

Office of Personnel Management

OSHA

Occupational Safety and Health Administration


PIPE

Penetration, Implementation, Participation, and Effectiveness



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