Work health assessments

Work health assessment

This standard outlines the requirements that NHS organisations should follow when carrying out a work health assessment on a candidate.

Download the work health assessments standard

There are six employment check requirements that employers must undertake as part of their recruitment processes - see further information on the Employment Checks section of this website.

Further useful information

See further information about meeting the fit and proper person requirements for director level positions.

Read a full summary of recent updates in our understanding the updates at a glance document.

More background information about the purpose of the standards, who they apply to, how to meet compliance, avoiding discrimination can be found on the Employment check section of our website. 

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