Joint Outreach Task Group
Former Worker Medical Screening Program (FWP)
The Joint Outreach Task Group (JOTG) includes representatives
from HSS, Department of Labor (DOL), the National Institute for
Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), the Offices of the Ombudsman for
DOL and NIOSH, and the DOE-funded FWP projects. The JOTG was established
in 2009 under the premise that agencies/programs with common
goals can work together by combining resources and coordinating
outreach efforts. Each involved agency has a different mission,
but the missions are complementary. By working together, the
agencies are better able to serve the DOE workforce.
The JOTG focuses on educating the former workers on the programs
and resources available to them.
The JOTG has created a monthly calendar of community events
to facilitate interagency and community involvement in these