Bonnie Rogers, Jill Marshall, Kerry Garth, Dawn Mopkins, James Remington, Karen Siemering, Jody Spivey
This article discusses select characteristics of the aging work force, health-related issues that can impact work productivity, and strategies and resources that can foster a more productive work environment. The older work force is vital to the future of the U.S. economy. Employers should recognize the value of older workers. Occupational health nurses can assist older workers in maintaining and optimizing their health.
October 2011: AAOHN Journal: Official Journal of the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses