Worksite Wellness Programs: The chronic disease prevention centers of the United States

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“The total reach and impact of worksite wellness programs dwarfs all other efforts to improve the health of adults.” Dr. Steve Aldana, President of WellSteps This statement made by Dr. Steve Aldana in his article, “The 7 Best Reasons to have a Wellness Program: Benefits of Wellness” is one of the most important and insightful I have read about healthcare. It takes the role … Read More

Produce: An Exceptional Wellness Return

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Wellness programs often find their way to the bottom of the priority list. Questions about what, when, how much to spend and what levels of participation are projected often instill inertia among managers. Yet, companies have a huge financial stake in employees’ health and engagement. The cost of chronic diseases to employers is staggering. The insurer Empire Blue Shield estimates that … Read More