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Medical Check-up: An indepth view on Preventing employee absenteeism

Updated: Jul 1

In healthcare, Preventive Medical Examination (PMO) stands as an essential tool for safeguarding individuals' health and well-being. This blog sheds light on the significance of PMO, its execution, and why it is crucial for promoting a healthy lifestyle.

What is a Medical Check-up?

PME, or Preventive Medical Examination, is a structured health assessment aimed at detecting health issues at an early stage, before symptoms manifest. Its goal is to prevent, treat, or slow down diseases and promote overall health.

Why is PME Important?

PME is crucial as it enables a proactive approach to healthcare. By conducting regular health examinations, risk factors can be identified, and preventive measures can be taken to maintain or improve health.

What Does PME Include?

PME typically includes a combination of medical tests, screenings, and health assessments. These may vary depending on factors such as age, gender, medical history, and risk factors for certain diseases.

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PME Execution:

PME is often carried out by qualified healthcare professionals, such as general practitioners, nurses, or occupational health physicians, often in collaboration with occupational health service providers. It can take place at a medical facility, such as a GP practice or a company health service, or through specialized health programs.

Benefits of PMO:

  • Early detection of health issues.

  • Prevention of diseases and complications.

  • Promotion of healthy lifestyle choices.

  • Improvement of overall health and well-being.

A PMO in Combination with Deepler

Combining Deepler research with a Preventive Medical Examination (PME) offers a powerful approach to improving employee well-being and preventing absenteeism. By utilizing Deepler's "reducing absenteeism" research module, organizations can gain insights into workplace dynamics, culture, and factors affecting employee well-being. This enables them to identify environmental factors that may lead to stress, burnout, and other health issues.

By combining this information with a PME, organizations can proactively work towards a preventive approach to absenteeism, where health risks are detected early, and preventive measures are taken to promote the health and well-being of employees.


PME is a valuable tool for promoting preventive healthcare and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. By conducting regular health examinations, individuals can monitor their health and take proactive steps to prevent or treat diseases.


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