sickness


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the condition of being sick

a pathological condition of mind or body

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Sickness absence is particularly pronounced among hospital workers due to the complex nature of the occupational hazards and the heterogeneity of work type.
And four: sickness books are essentially nostalgia books.
There are other things we are doing well on but sickness is such a fundamental thing.
A quarter said they experienced no sickness absence at all and 81% said that they were not at all affected by long-term sickness absence.
Sickness absence rates are the total number of days lost to sickness as a percentage of total contracted days.
Moreover, case studies on this control intervention in Rhodesiense sleeping sickness foci in Africa and their follow-up reports are scarce.
Katherine Ashby, of the Work Foundation, said: "With high job insecurity making staff more wary of taking time off, understanding the causes and effects of sickness presence is crucial.
Healthcare assistants and other support staff recorded the highest average sickness absence rate for any staff group at 6.
In many European countries, sickness absence is compensated by government or mandatory employer provided income loss replacement, which means that the private cost of being long-term sick is lower than the actual wage loss.
One way that Murray demonstrates the effectiveness of sickness funds is by analyzing moral hazard, or the "tendency of insurance to remove an incentive to prevent the insured-agent event, which thereby increases the probability of its occurrence" (169).
To reach the conclusion, researchers contacted 120 women who years earlier had called a morning sickness hotline.
Murray's finding will not surprise people who understand the market process the various kinds of voluntary sickness funds then available were, on the whole, capably run and gave sick workers as much or more support than did the "model" statist European plans.
com @grecian9 STAFF sickness is rocketing at local hospitals.
Like the royal, Ashlee has suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum - a severe, debilitating pregnancy sickness condition.
That forever changed my approach to passenger briefings and air sickness preparedness, which should include at least some advice and tips for keeping it together.