Wellness program converts CEOs to the cause

Davolt, Steve
February 2006
Employee Benefit News;Feb2006, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p42
The article looks at the efforts of executives to be the promoters of healthy living in the U.S. Leading by Example program was launched by the Partnership for Prevention nonprofit group to improve health care systems. The wellness programs of Union Pacific Railroad reduced health care claims costs from 29% to 18.8%. Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee launched the Healthy America Initiative with the aid of other governors including Arnold Schwarzenegger, governor for California and seven-time Mr. Universe.


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