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WORKSITE HEALTH INTERNATIONAL
Worksite Health International is IAWHP's official publication.

Download Worksite Health International- Volume 6, Issue 2
Included in this issue:
-  IAWHP Growth
-  Strategic Programming for Optimal Impact: What Works for the Capital Metro Transportation Authority
-  Improving Health Literacy Through Workplace Health Promotion Programming
-  Creation of a Successful University Worksite Wellness Program Using Best Practices
-  The 2015 Global Healthy Workplace Awards Winners

Download Worksite Health International- Volume 6, Issue1
Included in this issue:
-  An Interview with Corporate Fitness Works
-  The Deep and Comprehensive Challenge of Workplaces
-  Wellness by Stealth
-  Cobb, Strecker, Dunphy & Zimmermann, Inc. - Journey to Wellness
-  How to Keep Employees Fit: du Shows the Way

Download Worksite Health International- Volume 5, Issue 2
Included in this issue:
-  An Interview with George J. Pfeiffer
-  Should You Even Bother With Worksite Wellness Today?
-  Financial Well-Being: A Missing Health Promotion Element?
-  Global Awards Program Promotes Healthy Workplaces
-  IAWHP 2014 Poster Presentation Highlight: Baptist Health

 

Download Worksite Health International- Volume 5, Issue 1 
Included in this issue:
-  An Interview with Alberto Ogata, MD
-  Leveraging Worksite Health Promotion within the M.E. Model for Organizational and Employee Sustainability and Performance
-  To Create Better Outcomes: Engagement and Empowerment is Not Enough
-  IAWHP Hosts First Regional Event in Brazil
-  The Future World of Wellness at the Workplace
 

Download Worksite Health International- Volume 4, Issue 2 
Included in this issue:
-  An Interview with Nick Baird, MD
-  Culture Development: Evolution of Well-being at TURCK
-  Winners of the 1st Global Healthy Workplace Awards Announced
-  Worksite Health Promotion for the 21st Centery - Part 4
-  IAWHP Communications Update
 

Download Worksite Health International- Volume 4, Issue 1 
Included in this issue:
-  An Interview with Barry Hall
-  Energy Company Generates Better Health for Employees
-  Worksite Health Promotion for the 21st Centery - Part 3
-  Introducing IAWHP's Regional Leadership
-  IAWHP Membership Update
 

Download Worksite Health International- Volume 3, Issue 2 
Included in this issue:
-  An Interview with IAWHP President Wolf Kirsten
-  Using D.A.T. Analysis for Program Design
-  Coaching as an Integral Part of Onsite Health Promotion
-  What are the Healthiest Companies in South Africa
-  Worksite Health Promotion for the 21st Centery: Part 2


Download Worksite Health International - Volume 3, Issue 1
Included in this issue:
-  An Interview with Kent Peterson, MD
-  Creating an Integrated Model of Employee Health
-  Enormous Growth in China:  Is Health Promotion Next?
-  Growing Your Global Health Promotion Program Successfully
-  Worksite Health Promotion for the 21st Centery: Part 1
 

Download Worksite Health International - Volume 2, Issue 2
Included in this issue:
-  Interview with Andrew Scibelli, MS, MBA
-  Workplace Health Promotion Continues to Grow Globally
-  The Pyramid Planning Model
-  Worksite Health Promotion in Brazil on the Rise
-  Successful Worksite Health Promotion Begins with a Strong Administrative Process
 

Download Worksite Health International - Volume 2, Issue 1
Included in this issue:
An Interview with John T. Kelly, MD, PhD
-  "Elevating the Discussion: The Value of Worksite Health Promotion"
-  "A New Global Framework for Creating Healthy Workplaces"
-  "Injecting Fun Into Behavioral Change- The Influence of Positive Affect"
-  "The Value of Medical Self-Care"


Download Worksite Health - Volume 1, Issue 2
Included in this issue:
An Interview with John T. Kelly, MD, PhD
-  "The Value of Benchmarking in Employee Health Management" by LaVaughn Palma-Davis, MA
-  "Continuous Improvement Guides Renewal of Health and Productivity Management Strategy at DTE Energy" by Susan Bailey, MS, CHES, IC
-  "Upclose and Personal: Health Promotion at Honda Tochigi" by Jun Kobayashi, MD
-  "Defining a Culture of Health" by Judd Allen, PhD, Thomas Golaszewski, EdD, and Dee W. Edington, PhD
 

Download Worksite Health - Volume 1, Issue 1.
Included in this issue:
-  Practitioner's Brief: "Quality Improvement Equals Health Improvement"
-  Emerging Programs: "Worksite Health Promotion for St. Joseph Health Systems"
-  International Trends: "Addressing Psychosocial Health - Statoil"
-  Applied Research: "Don't Get Worse- Why Does this Make Sense?"
-  An interview with Dr. Nico Pronk
  

ACSM's Worksite Health Handbook: A Guide to Building Healthy & Productive Companies (2nd Edition)
Editor- Nicolaas Pronk, PhD, FACSM
Available through Human Kinetics
This book is endorsed by IAWHP.

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About the Product-

Thoroughly updated with the latest research and expanded to better support the business case for worksite programs, ACSM’s Worksite Health Handbook, Second Edition, has the following features:

  • An overview of contextual issues, including a history of the field, the current state of the field, legal perspectives, and the role of health policy on worksite programs 

  • A review of the effectiveness of strategies in worksite settings, including economic impact, best practices, and the health–productivity relationship 

  • Information on assessment, measurement, and evaluation, including health and productivity assessment tools, the economic returns of health improvement programs, and appropriate use of claims-based analysis and planning  

  • A thorough discussion of program design and implementation, including the application of behavior change theory, new ways of using data to engage participants, use of technology and social networks to improve effectiveness, and key features of best-practice programs 

  • An examination of various strategies for encouraging employee involvement, such as incorporating online communities and e-health, providing incentives, using medical self-care programs, making changes to the built environment, and tying in wellness with health and safety
     

The book includes a chapter that covers the implementation process step by step so that you can see how all of the components fit together in the creation of a complete program. You’ll also find four in-depth case studies that offer innovative perspectives on implementing programs in a variety of work settings. Throughout the book you’ll find practical ideas, approaches, and solutions for implementation as well as examples of best practices and successful programs that will support your efforts in creating interventions that improve both workers’ health and business performance.

The book is endorsed by the International Association for Worksite Health Promotion, a new ACSM affiliate society.

Deepen your understanding of the key issues and challenges within worksite health promotion and find the most current research and practice-based information and approaches inside ACSM’s Worksite Health Handbook: A Guide to Building Healthy and Productive Companies, Second Edition

 

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