Investing in employee health: a guide to effective health promotion in the workplace

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A comprehensive guide to setting up a health promotion program in an organization of any size. Shows how to plan and evaluate program design, and how to implement a program effectively. Uses case examples to illustrate the financial benefits of successful programs. Examines potential ethical conflicts raised by workplace health promotion programs.

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Contents

Health Promotion as Preventive Maintenance
1
Origins of Health Promotion and Applications
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Pictorial Representation of the Changing
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Copyright

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About the author (1987)

RICHARD P. SLOAN, PH.D. is a professor of behavioral medicine at Columbia University Medical Center whose work has been featured in "The New York Times," "Newsweek," and "O," among other publications, and on such programs as NPR, "The Today Show, "The Discover Channel, and PBS. He lives in New York City.

John P. Allegrante is professor of health education in the Department of Health and Behavior Studies at Teachers College, Columbia University, and in the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. He is also president and CEO of the National Center for Health Education in New York City.
David A. Sleet is associate director for science in the Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta.