The Work Experience Measurement Scale (WEMS): a useful tool in workplace health promotion.

@article{Nilsson2013TheWE,
  title={The Work Experience Measurement Scale (WEMS): a useful tool in workplace health promotion.},
  author={Petra Nilsson and H. Ingemar Andersson and G{\"o}ran Ejlertsson},
  journal={Work},
  year={2013},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={379-87}
}
OBJECTIVE To present validity data for the Work Experience Measurement Scale (WEMS), an instrument measuring multifaceted work experience from a salutogenic health resource perspective as a contrast to the more common pathogenic risk perspective, by exploring WEMS relationship to established measurements that are positively related to health and work. A salutogenic perspective focuses on finding conditions and resources in life, for example at work, that can enhance the individual's health and… CONTINUE READING