The Health and Wellbeing Service brings together a diverse multidisciplinary team of Practitioners including a Consultant Occupational Physician, Specialist Nurses in Occupational and Mental Health, a Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist and Health and Wellbeing Technicians. Our aim is to provide a specialist independent advisory service to both the hospital and external companies who wish to access our service. The Health and Wellbeing approach follows the growing evidence that working is good for our health.
We are based at Colchester Hospital, Villa 3, but can attend your premises to carry out an assessment in regards to any services that you require. Services can be tailored to meet your needs.
Records are held by the Health and Wellbeing Service in complete confidence and accessed by Health and Wellbeing staff only. Information can only be released from them with expressed written consent.
All Health and Wellbeing Records are held electronically on the staff members occupational health record in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. This information will be retained the period of your employment and for an additional 10 years if you have attended for an assessment only. Or if there has been an intervention that is governed by the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health amended Regulations 2004 your records will be held for 40 years.
Colchester General Hospital,
Colchester, C04 5JL
Phone number: 01206 745284
Fax: 01206 745244