Prevalence and factors related to Canadian workplace health programs.

  title={Prevalence and factors related to Canadian workplace health programs.},
  author={Scott Macdonald and Richard Csiernik and Pierre J. Durand and Margaret Rylett and T. Cameron Wild},
  journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique},
  volume={97 2},
BACKGROUND This study documented the prevalence and factors related to workplace health programs in Canada, including Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs), drug testing programs, and Health Promotion Programs (HPPs). METHODS A representative sample of 565 Human Resources Managers at worksites with 100 or more employees across Canada completed a questionnaire on the worksite characteristics and the types of programs at their workplace (response rate = 79.8%). RESULTS EAPs were established in… CONTINUE READING