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SASOHN Guidelines and
SASOHN Book (‘A Practical Approach to Occupational Health Nursing’)

1. As a member you have access to the SASOHN Guidelines for free on-line. Simply navigate to Membership Portal login:
2. Alternatively place your order for either the guidelines and/or the book using the same tab below.
3. Please ensure you submit BOTH proof of payment and the order form simultaneously on email to:

The guidelines have been updated in 2021 and the full list is below:

  1. Guideline for Components of A Medical Surveillance Program
  2. Guideline for Disability Management for Occupational Health Nursing Practitioners
  3. Guideline for Financial Management of the Occupational Health Service
  4. Guideline for Reporting and Management of an Injury On Duty or Occupational Health Disease
  5. Guideline for Travel Medicine
  6. Guideline for Monthly Annual Reports
  7. Guideline for Pre-placement Med Examinations and Inherent Job Requirements
  8. Guideline on Risk Assessment
  9. Guideline for Effective Executive Health Management
  10. Guideline for Record Keeping and Retention of Medical Files
  11. Guideline on Shift work
  12. Guideline for Vision Testing
  13. Guideline Dealing with Accidental Occupational Exposure to Blood and Body Fluids
  14. Guideline Medical Surveillance in Food Handling Industry
  1. Guideline for Mercury Spills and Broken Thermometers
  2. Guideline on establishing an Occupational Health clinic
  3. Guideline for Application and Renewal for Dispensing License
  4. Pregnant For Breastfeeding Employee Guideline doc Final
  5. Guideline for Implementation of a Hearing Conservation Program
  6. Guideline for the Management of Fatigue in the workplace
  7. Guideline for Physical Examination of an Employee
  8. Guideline for Best Practices for Spirometry Testing in Occupational Health Programs
  9. Guideline for Procedure on Control of Documents
  10. Guideline on OH Service Policy
  11. Guideline on Health Care Risk Waste Management
  12. Guideline- How to Write a Business Plan for OH Setting
  13. Guideline for Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stress
  14. Guideline on Dispensing of Medication in an Occupational Health setting
  15. Guideline on Ordering, Storage and Disposal of Medication in an Occupational Health Setting