Archive for the ‘Case Studies’ Category

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Direct & Indirect Cost Savings From A Smoking Cessation Program

July 27th, 2016

Studies have shown that tobacco treatment is one of the most cost-effective preventive services. If behavior change counseling, tips, and therapy (including over-the-counter cessation aids) were offered to all smokers, it could save $3 billion in medical care costs annually in the United States. Each pack of cigarettes costs the nation an estimated $10.47 in […]

2013 Ergonomic Assessment Summary Report

October 14th, 2014

Performing employee ergonomic assessments is one of the services Dimensions provides for several clients, which has a significant impact on comfort, productivity, and cost savings. For example, for one client, a total of 67 assessments were completed including 2 within a manufacturing area and one in a lab facility. The assessments were conducted in response […]

Case Management Consultation

September 13th, 2014

The following case example highlights our unique combination of expertise as well as our holistic approach to assess the situation. Dimensions had been providing safety support services and consultation to a biopharmaceutical company in the USA and Canada. We were contacted to assist with an investigation of an incident that caused an employee to be […]

Health Screening and Coaching

May 13th, 2014

Dimensions was involved in implementing a health screening and follow-up health coaching initiative for a manufacturing company in Butner, NC. The purpose was to assist employees in reaching health goals and controlling health care costs. With a total of a little over 140 employees, management made a commitment to increase awareness and improve the health […]

Holistic Coaching

March 10th, 2014

One of our most fulfilling wellness projects was Holistic Telephonic Health Coaching Sessions for a cement and rock quarry company through ought the south and north east. 60 of the 235 participants in the Health Screenings participated in a voluntary Coaching initiative. The program was transformed from a mandatory initiative for those with identified health […]

Unique Consultation & Solutions

February 14th, 2014

In 2001 we were working with a company that made and serviced high-speed mail processing equipment. They oversaw the mailroom in the Washington Senate Bldg. and had service employees on site full time. The site received and processed a number of letters containing anthrax in what was thought to be terrorist activity. As a result […]

Occupational Health Service Audit & Consultation

January 10th, 2014

Dimensions was recently asked to help develop a medical surveillance program for an international biotech company when the contract with their current health service provider was terminated. We were able to respond immediately based on the urgent need to establish a process and system. Our staff quickly assessed the situation and needs in order to […]

NC STAR Attainment

January 5th, 2014

Dimensions partnered with a pharmaceutical company in the Research Triangle Park to assist in achieving the NC OSHA STAR award. We encourage all our clients to model their safety programs based on the criteria of exemplary safety programs. We cultivated the company credo of ‘Caring Deeply’ as the motto for the safety initiative. This integrated […]