Dial-up wellness

Bridgeford, Lydell C.
March 2007
Employee Benefit News;Mar2007, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p44
The article reports on the launch of the GetFit Cell Phone Diet by ACI Specialty Benefits Corp. within its AppleCore wellness program. The service provides employees a calorie calculation on their food consumption using a cellular telephone. Workers can monitor their calorie intake by taking pictures of their meals and sending it to a team of fitness and nutrition specialists. The program includes health risk appraisals, disease management and on-site prevention activities.


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