Best Practice Design Principles of Worksite Health and Wellness Programs

@article{Pronk2014BestPD,
  title={Best Practice Design Principles of Worksite Health and Wellness Programs},
  author={Nico Pronk},
  journal={ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={18},
  pages={42–46}
}
  • Nico Pronk
  • Published 2014
  • Psychology
  • ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal
  • Best Practice Design Principles of Worksite Health and Wellness Programs R ecently, a series of opinion papers, Web blogs, newspaper, and formal research articles have scrutinized the approach to and effectiveness of workplace wellness programs (4,8,9,11,14). Whereas some objections to these arguments have been broadly disseminated (e.g., Goetzel (6)), one of the major underlying issues barely has been addressed. This issue refers to the underlying principles of program design that are needed… CONTINUE READING
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