Prevention is key to reducing the cost of employee back pain, arthritis - HR Dive

September 21, 2017

The Northeast Business Group on Health (NEBGH) says employers can help curb costs associated with┬ámusculoskeletal disorders through both prevention and proper treatment. Ergonomics, joint-friendly workplace design, onsite physical therapy and value-based surgical approaches can improve workplace health, boost productivity and cut healthcare costs, according to the group’s new report, Preventing and Treating Musculoskeletal Disorders: New Strategies for Employers.