TITLE

OVERCOMING BARRIERS TO EMPLOYEE PARTICIPATION IN WHP PROGRAMS

AUTHOR(S)
Olson, Amy; Chaney, J. Don
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
American Journal of Health Studies;2009, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p353
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies have indentified many benefits of worksite health promotion programs such as decreased injuries, absenteeism, and increased productivity. However, employee participation rates remain low in many worksite health promotion programs. This article reviews barriers to participation in both comprehensive and selective programs, and suggests potential strategies to overcome these barriers.
ACCESSION #
48323606

 

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