TITLE

Dial-up wellness

AUTHOR(S)
Bridgeford, Lydell C.
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Mar2007, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24425131

 

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