Work health assessments

Work health assessment

This standard outlines the mandatory requirements to undertake a work health assessment when considering the appointment of prospective employees in the NHS.

It is one of the six documents forming the NHS Employment Check Standards.

Download the work health assessments standard

Read our briefing document on the key 2015/16 updates made to the NHS Employment Check Standards. 

Find out more about the NHS Employment Check Standards and compliance with them, including the fit & proper persons’ requirements for director level positions. 

We have also provided guidance on avoiding discrimination in the employment checking process. 

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