Health Promotion in the Workplace

Health Promotion in the Workplace

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Health Promotion in the Workplace is written from a scholarly perspect ive that reflects the full knowledge of science in the field yet recog nizes the constraints of practical application. This comprehensive tex t covers the importance of health promotion programs; the process of d esigning, managing and evaluating programs; the positive effects such programs can have on employees and the workplace; the physical and emo tional services these programs can offer; and major issues, such as fa ctors affecting older workers and retirees and the emerging global per spective, impacting the health promotion field. Ideal as a text for st udents in undergraduate and graduate level health promotion programs o r as a reference for managers and consultants in the health promotion and/or human resource fields. V Financial analysis of health promotion programs provide necessary justification needed to secure funding.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 614 pages
  • 203.2 x 233.68 x 30.48mm | 1,247.37g
  • Delmar Cengage Learning
  • Clifton Park, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0766828662
  • 9780766828667
  • 1,907,939

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"The content is very well written and organized including a multitude of helpful summary tables, charts and illustrations. Nearly all of the information relevant to the field of workplace health promotion is synthesized in this "planning and operations" manual. Each chapter concludes with corresponding references for further information.

This book should be in the library of any current and prospective professional in work site or community health. Students and veterans in the field (even with decades of experience) stand to be served well by using this collective reference."

-- Robert Gorsky, HPN Worldwide Inc
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