Catalogue


Corporate wellness programs : linking employee and organizational health /
edited by Ronald J. Burke, Astrid M. Richardsen.
imprint
Cheltenham : Edward Elgar Publishing, [2014]
description
xii, 380 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN
1783471697, 9781783471690
format(s)
Book
Holdings
More Details
imprint
Cheltenham : Edward Elgar Publishing, [2014]
isbn
1783471697
9781783471690
contents note
Corporate Wellness Programs: An Overview / Ronald J. Burke -- Changing Environmental Conditions Impacting Health: A Focus on Organizations / Gerjo Kok, Fred R. H. Zijlsra and Robert A. C. Ruiter -- Beyond Wellness: Broadening the Discussion of Well-being and Performance / David W.Ballard -- Enhancing the Psychological Capital of Teams: Adapting an Individual-level Intervention for Multi-level Delivery and Evaluation / Sarah Dawkins and Angela Martin -- Programs and Interventions for Psychosocial Risk and Worker Well-being: The Psychological Safety Climate (PSC) Framework / Tessa S.Bailey, Silvia Pignato and Maureen F. Dollard -- Implementing the Quebec “Healthy Enterprise” Standard: Considering Readiness for Change and Psychosocial Safety Climate / Marie-Eve Caouette, Marie-Esther Paradis and Caroline Biron -- Value Based Healthcare for Employers / Jonathan Spero -- M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Employee Wellness Program Journey / William B. Baun -- Practical Approaches to Health Improvement in Corporate Wellness Programs / Rebecca K. Kelly and Melondie Carter -- Increasing Healthy Habits and Health Behavior Change in Corporate Wellness Programs / Cindy Morris and Chad Morris -- Wellness Program Outreach. Recruitment and Engagement: Case Studies in New Approaches / Adam Kaufman -- Developing and Implementing Corporate Wellness Programs: Lessons from the Firing Line / Quan Campbell -- The Use of Health Risk Assessments in Corporate Wellness Programs: An Alternative View / Lisa M. Holland -- Broadening the Metrics Used to Evaluate Corporate Wellness Programs –The Case for Understanding the Total Value of the Investment / Jessica Grossmeier, Paul E. Terry and David R. Anderson -- The Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of Corporate Wellness Programs / Ronald J. Ozminkowski -- Corporate Wellness Programs: A Summary of Best Practices and Effectiveness / Astrid M. Richardsen and Ronald J. Burke.
abstract
"Corporate Wellness Programs offers contributions from international experts, examining the planning, implementation and evaluation of wellness initiatives in organizations, and offering guidance on how to introduce these programs into the workplace. Previous research evidence surrounding corporate wellness programs is reviewed, to illustrate reduced health care costs, higher levels of employee well-being, greater work engagement, higher levels of performance, and financial gains on well-being investment costs. In this innovative book, various chapters examine the planning, implementation and evaluation of corporate wellness initiatives with guidance on how to introduce these programs in one’s workplace. In addition, organizational case studies highlight best practices and lessons to be learned from them."--Publisher's website.
catalogue key
9931042
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

  link to old catalogue

Report a problem