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More Employers Committing to Wellness Initiatives

Posted August 30, 2008 by admin

More Employers Committing to Wellness Initiatives

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

From health risk appraisals to weight management programs to providing health coaches, employer wellness programs and strategies continue to rise, according to a National Business Group on Health (NBGH) report released July 14, 2008.

“We have seen a sea change” among employers in the past five years as they “began to connect the dots” between employee lifestyle and employer payout on health coverage, NBGH president Helen Darling said at a Washington, D.C. news conference. (more…)