The Occupational Health, Safety & Wellness Team is a group of professionals dedicated to maximizing the wellness and safety of Health PEI employees.
Occupational Health, Safety & Wellness Director
Allison Wyatt, B.A.S., CRSP
Responsibilities: To lead and coordinate the Occupational Health, Safety & Wellness Team to support Health PEI in the promotion of employee health, prevention of injury and illness, the design of early intervention programs to reduce or mitigate the impact of injury or illness, and actively support timely and safe returns to work.
Provincial Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention Coordinator
Dawna Woodside, BScOT
Responsibilities: To coordinate provincial programs and standards that direct and support Health PEI sites with preventing and reducing musculoskeletal injuries to staff.
Occupational Health & Safety Officer – Return to Work
Responsibilities: To support timely and successful return to work for employees who have experienced a workplace injury or a prolonged absence from the workplace due to injury or illness
Occupational Health & Safety Officer – Safety & Compliance
Responsibilities: To support Health PEI sites in their compliance with OH&S legislated obligations and to promote a culture of safety for our employees
Occupational Health & Safety Licensed Practical Nurse
Lysa MacDonald, LPN
Responsibilities: To provide testing for Health PEI employees for appropriate N95 masks. Also provides various forms of support to Wellness and Safety Team members.