Good Health Can Be Contagious

Monley, Sarah; Seaverson, Erin; Gingerich, Stefan
January 2014
Benefits Magazine;Jan2014, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p26
The authors suggest that employers designate wellness advocates or wellness champions to promote health and wellness among their employees as studies show peers influence health behaviors. They discuss topics on a wellness network which is consists of co-workers tasked with promoting the understanding of the workplace wellness program and the characteristics of a successful wellness network. They also mention the responsibilities of wellness champions.


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