408 Redesigning Worksite Wellness: The Next Generation

Session Number: 408
Track: Health Promotion
Session Type: Concurrent Session - 90 minutes
Primary Presenter: Karen Mastroianni, EdD, MPH, BSN, COHN-S [President - Dimensions In Occ Health & Saf]
Time: Apr 25, 2017 (09:15 AM - 10:45 AM)
Room: Empire D

Session Description:  Today, many worksite wellness programs emphasize physical health, focusing on health risk factors and disease management in order to reduce healthcare costs. Yet the history of health promotion has holistic and broad roots. This session will briefly explore the journey from wellness’s holistic roots to worksite wellness of today, and present considerations for redesigning the paradigm for the next generation of wellness, including organizational factors.

Date and Time: April 25th, 9:15AM-10:45AM