Korean J Occup Health Nurs.  2018 Feb;27(1):48-58. 10.5807/kjohn.2018.27.1.48.

Analysis of Work Performance and Related Factors of Construction Site Health Manager

  • 1Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea.
  • 2Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, Wonkwang University, Iksan, Korea. imague0@naver.com
  • 3Department of Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Hanyang University Medical Center, Seoul, Korea.


The purpose of this study was to understand the present status of the work performance of the construction industry health managers and the developmental direction for the construction industry health management.
The subjects of this study were 149 health managers working in the construction industry. Data of a total of 130 participants were analyzed by excluding the missing data among field workers. The contents of the survey were the characteristics of the workplace, the difficulties and requirements of health management, and the level of job performance.
The factors affecting measuring work environment task were age, number of workers, number of safety managers, and lack of support from the headquarters. The factors affecting managing work environment and physicochemical harmful factors were age, type of contract and conflicting business opinions. The factors affecting implementing health examination were age, type of contract, and number of safety managers. The factors affecting healthcare were age, type of contract, number of safety manager, presence of healthcare room, and conflicting business opinions.
It is necessary to provide practical guidance and practical resources, and education for strengthening capacity. The support for business owners and managers support is needed.


Construction industry; Health personnel; Work performance
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