Occupational health

Our aim is to promote and maintain the health, safety and welfare of Plymouth University staff.

We offer a range of services to support staff including: 

  • support for staff returning from any period of sickness
  • health surveillance under COSHH 2002
  • advice and support for disabled staff
  • confidential appointments for staff on health issues
  • rehabilitation plans/fitness for work advice
  • workplace/workstation assessments
  • drivers and health screening
  • employment screening.​

Vaccinations for Health Professionals

For information regarding vaccinations for medical and dental students, please contact Derriford Occupational Health on +44 1752 437222. All other health professionals should contact Exeter Occupational Health on +44 1392 405800.

Self Care Week

Self Care week is a national awareness for people who have to care for others within the community or families,  The ‘Self Care for Life’ forum wants to bring awareness of how we can support people to be healthy for all their life. 

Self Care Week 2015 resources. National awareness for carers within the community. 

Plymouth Stop Smoking Service: advice on giving up smoking

We know that stopping smoking isn't easy, so if you're planning to stop and would like support in quitting for good, contact Live well Southwest 01752 437177