Arthritis and employment part 1: Resources for employed people with arthritis and other rheumatic conditions.
Abstract:This question-and-answer podcast is the first in a two-part series. Part one provides resources that are available to help an employer and people with arthritis or other rheumatic conditions like lupus, fibromyalgia, and multiple sclerosis that have some limitation in their ability to work. The speaker explains how limitations can affect the type or amount of work an individual can accomplish and how accommodations can help work performance. Information on government funded resources, voluntary organizations, and local resources are also provided. Part 2 is available under accession number O18665. Run time: 11 minutes 2 seconds.
NARIC Accession Number: O18663. What's this?
Author(s): Jacobs, Karen; Allaire, Saralynn.
Project Number: H133B100003.
Publisher(s): ENhancing ACTivity and Participation for Persons with Arthritis (ENACT). Trustees of Boston University, Physical Therapy and Athletic Training, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences, 881 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215; 617/353-2735.
Publication Year: 2012.
Descriptor Terms: ARTHRITIS, AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, CHRONIC ILLNESS, EMPLOYMENT SUCCESS, FUNCTIONAL LIMITATIONS, INFORMATION RESOURCES, JOB MODIFICATION, VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION, WORK PERFORMANCE, WORKERS WITH DISABILITIES.