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Occupational rehabilitation services provided by a community workers health centre in Hong Kong: a case study.

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BACKGROUND: In Hong Kong, the Employees' Compensation Ordinance (ECO), based on the model of the English Workmen's Compensation Act 1943, establishes a no-fault, non-contributory system for work injuries. It focuses merely on the minimum social expectation in compensating injured workers in monetary terms, but does not place much emphasis on prevention, rehabilitation and return to work policies for workers with injury. There is a need to reform an effective and comprehensive occupational re...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Role:
Author
Journal:
Work (Reading, Mass.) More from this journal
Volume:
30
Issue:
1
Pages:
5-9
Publication date:
2008-01-01
EISSN:
1875-9270
ISSN:
1051-9815
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:351933
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uuid:69c9d55f-b16f-4275-9c1f-af7384c80f0f
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pubs:351933
Source identifiers:
351933
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2013-11-16

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