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  • Wellness Programs Work Except When They Don’t – Latest Study Results| by Jordan Shields, Partner

    August 5, 2021


    “Health and Economic Outcomes Up to Three Years After a Workplace Wellness Program:  A Randomized Controlled Trial” was recently published – it’s impressive if for no other reason than the title.  This was published in Health Affairs, a leading academic journal for health coverage.

    Bottom line – building on previously released results from study years one and two, the year three data again showed little evidence of improvements in employees’ health at worksites that offer typical wellness programs including health risk assessments.

    BUT – while there may not be any determinable ROI, the study concedes that wellness programs are at least popular so…

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