The Oregon Healthy Workforce Center (OHWC), a NIOSH Center of Excellence in Total Worker Health® was established in 2011. OHWC is housed within the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences, a free-standing research institute at OHSU. Visit our about us page to learn more. Please contact us with any questions., an Oregon Health Workforce Center resource on workplace safety, health and well-being tools and toolkits

Visit our new website, YourWorkpath to access and download our workplace, safety, health and well-being toolkits and tools. YourWorkpath houses and delivers our robust tools and comprehensive toolkits, to lead and help employers find a path towards a healthier and safer workplace. Download our free and low-cost safety, health and well-being resources at or read more about this new website in our featured blogpost.

We are excited to announce the launch of a new workplace safety, health and well-being podcast, "What's Work Got to Do With It?" 

Click photo to find out more information and to listen to OHWC's What's Work Got To Do With It, a workplace safety, health and well-being podcast
NIOSH's Edited Volume on Total Worker Health. It contains a picture of the book and links to order online and get a digital exam copy.

NIOSH releases book on Total Worker Health

In this pioneering book on Total Worker Health®, NIOSH delves into the current landscape around work and the state of affairs with regard to worker well-being. 

OHWC members authored two chapters in the book:
Chapter 4: Effectiveness of Total Worker Health® Interventions 
W. Kent Anger, Anjali Rameshbabu, Ryan Olson, Todd Bodner, David A. Hurtado, Kelsey Parker, Wylie Wan, Bradley Wipfli, and Diane S. Rohlman

Chapter 15: Reducing Work-Life Stress
Leslie Hammer and MacKenna Perry

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  • Visit our new website, to download Total Worker Health resources for safety, health, and well-being! 
  • What's work got to do with your health? Our Health Impacts Safety guides can tell you! Go ahead and use these easy-to-use, self-guided, and free tools at your safety huddles and wellness meetings.
  • Looking for information on a specific work safety or health topic? Visit the OccHealthSci Resource Directory for curated information, tools, and related research on all things work-related.
  • We're improving the health, safety, and well-being of workers through effectiveness research, collaboration with partner organizations, and dissemination of evidence-based programs. Learn more about our current and past projects.

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