May 11, 2016

Moving from Employee Wellness to Employee Well-Being

Traditionally speaking, employee “wellness” programs have primarily focused on just physical health. Whereas employee “well-being” programs emphasize emotional, mental, social, and financial health in addition to physical health.
March 5, 2014

Look Beyond Health Care Financing to Workforce Health

Employer focus on employee health care will expand in 2014 beyond financing health coverage to managing employee health. Read more...
February 24, 2014

Flu hitting younger and middle-age adults hardest this season

Younger and middle-age adults make up the majority of hospitalizations and deaths from influenza this season, matching rates not seen since the 2009 H1N1 flu pandemic, federal health officials said Thursday.
January 17, 2014

Top 10 healthiest states

Americans are making “considerable progress” in their overall health, according to United Health Foundation’s 2013 America’s Health Rankings. Here are the top 10 healthiest places in America and why.
May 28, 2013

Medical Surveillance: What Are the Basic Requirements?

Although the terms medical screening and medical surveillance are often used interchangeably, they are actually distinct concepts.
October 16, 2012

Small-business owners say wellness has positive financial impact

While most small businesses don’t offer health and wellness programs to their employees, three of four that offer such programs find the initiatives positively impact their bottom line.