Dear employer – I have been diagnosed with a rheumatic disease

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Dear employer – I have been diagnosed with a rheumatic disease
Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Denmark
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
Danish Centre for Expertise in Rheumatology
Provider (Original)
Center for Viden om Gigt

Description

This leaflet has been prepared to help make the dialogue between an employer and their worker with a newly diagnosed rheumatic musculoskeletal disorder easier. It covers what an employer can do to help their employee, and the important role that the employer can play in finding the right solution for their working life together. 

Other data

Hazards
Working with an existing MSD condition/disease
Health effects
Worsening of existing (chronic) condition
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Disabled workers
Sufferer of an MSK disorder or disease
Prevention measures
Adjustments following injury/sickness absence
Rehabilitation, physiotherapy etc.
Purpose of the material
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target audience
Employers
Managers
Supervisor