Healthy Workforce Act may help, but employers, advisers must continue to promote wellness

July 2009
Employee Benefit News;Jul2009, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p36
This article discusses the benefits of the Healthy Workforce Act of 2009 to employers in the U.S. with regards to wellness programs. This bill provides employers a 10-year tax credit that covers costs related to wellness programs. Jane Morrison, a registered nurse and vice president of health and wellness at EBS Capstone, talks about the importance of the bill for employers or companies which mostly lack funds for wellness programs.


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