Worksite wellness: increasing adoption of workplace health promotion programs.
Worksite wellness programs are important interventions to protect and promote employee health. They help reduce direct and indirect health care costs, absenteeism, and presenteeism; avoid illness or injury; and improve the quality of work life and morale. This Tool introduces key concepts and strategic tips for planning workplace-based wellness programs rather than individual health promotion events, while highlighting organizational change and development theories central to introducing and implementing effective proactive worksite wellness programs.
Published In/Presented At
Michaels, C. N., & Greene, A. M. (2013). Worksite wellness: increasing adoption of workplace health promotion programs. Health promotion practice, 14(4), 473–479. https://doi.org/10.1177/1524839913480800
Medicine and Health Sciences
Administration and Leadership