The National Health Group researches its services. This helps us identify what works best for particular employers, and improve our services. We are currently pursuing research opportunities with Commonwealth and NSW State Government workers’ compensation insurers. We will use this and other research to establish best practice guidelines for the management of psychological workplace injuries in Australia.
In 2011, the Royal Australasian College of Physicians released a position statement ‘Realising the Health Benefits of Work’. This highlights the psychological, physical and social benefits of most types of work. This publication can be found here.