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New survey report: Primary care emphasis included in workplace wellness programs
Date:7/29/2009

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Five company case examples included in the report demonstrate the evolving nature of health and wellness and disease management programs, and how employers are working to match the specific health improvement needs of their organizations to the programs that are most effective.

The web-based survey of 372 small, medium and large U.S. companies employing 1.8 million employees was conducted to determine the prevalence of employer-based programs to keep employees healthy and the use of incentives within those programs as a tool to encourage participation, engagement and program completion. Digging deeper to explore the nuances of the use of incentives, the survey assessed the types of incentives used with these programs, what programs were incentivized, how much employers pay for incentives and the employee activities and/or behaviors that are rewarded. The survey also sought to understand employer expectations for program outcomes and ROI, as well as challenges employers faced in implementing and operating these programs.

To order the report or to register for the August 11 Webinar offering an overview of the results, go to http://www.health2resources.com.

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Health2 Resources, in business since 1998, is a health care and e-health specialty public relations and communications firm providing market trend research and analysis that leads to results-oriented marketing communications and public relations programs for a broad mix of clients -- those who purchase, pay for and provide health care. For more information, visit www.health2resources.com.

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