NewsPolicy & LawPublic Health

Employer Knows Best

1 Mins read

The share of companies that used financial rewards in health management programs increased to 54% in 2011 from 36% in 2009. In 2012, about 80% of companies plan to offer financial rewards… The percentage using penalties, such as for smoking, more than doubled — from 8% in 2009 to 19% in 2011. Nearly 40% of the companies surveyed plan to use penalties next year.

More from USA Today here.

The share of companies that used financial rewards in health management programs increased to 54% in 2011 from 36% in 2009. In 2012, about 80% of companies plan to offer financial rewards… The percentage using penalties, such as for smoking, more than doubled — from 8% in 2009 to 19% in 2011. Nearly 40% of the companies surveyed plan to use penalties next year.

More from USA Today here.

   

Related posts
Public HealthWellness

Philanthropy Is Essential to Solving the Global Food Insecurity Epidemic

3 Mins read
A common and growing trend in the United States and globally is a lack of access to food. Food Insecurity, as it…
Global HealthcareHealth carePublic Health

How to Start Your Own Medical Practice

2 Mins read
If you are a qualified physician and feel it is time to be your own boss, perhaps you could think about setting…
News

Amazing Health Benefits of Using Natural Makeup for a Wonderful Look

4 Mins read
You probably don’t think as much about your health when you are trying to present yourself to be as attractive as possible….