Targeting Health Behavior Change through Worksites: Innovative Behavioral Interventions
Monday, November 2, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The workplace has become a critical setting to promote overall health and improve quality of life. This session will examine a variety of strategies used to foster a healthy work environment. Topic areas will include healthy eating, physical activity, chronic disease management, and lactation services. Each campaign was successful in improving employee wellness through policy, systems, and environmental changes. Lessons learned will be shared to assist other organizations and agencies replicate similar models to improve their employee wellness outcomes.
Session Objectives: Identify key components to increase utilization of a worksite wellness program.
Examine sustainable strategies used in a variety of worksite wellness campaigns.
Discuss the need for collaboration in planning, implementing, and evaluating worksite wellness campaigns.
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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Breastfeeding Forum
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)