TITLE

Executive Benefits

AUTHOR(S)
Butcher, Lola
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Aug2007, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the popularity of executive health programs in hospitals. According to Reid Willingham, administrator of Emory Executive Health in Atlanta, they have seen at least 10 percent growth over the past four years in their executive health services. Executive health programs include a comprehensive physical examination such as laboratory testing, in a single session that lasts just a few hours. INSET: WORK ON THAT SLICE.
ACCESSION #
26112513

 

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