TITLE

Partnering for Prevention With Workplace Health Promotion Programs

AUTHOR(S)
Berry, Leonard L.; Mirabito, Ann M.
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Apr2011, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p335
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses a study on the workplace health promotion (WHP) programs at 10 companies including Johnson & Johnson in the U.S. The author asserts that in the study all of the companies have WHP programs which emphasize whole-person wellness and include not only physical health but also emotional and spiritual. He claims that the study suggests a relation between the health programs and lower health risks, lower health care use, and improved labor productivity.
ACCESSION #
59803645

 

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