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ERIC Number: EJ646339
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0033-6297
Issues in Worksite Health Promotion: A Personal Viewpoint.
Shephard, Roy J.
Quest, v54 n1 p67-82 Feb 2002
Attempts to change employees' personal behavior to promote a healthy workplace raise ethical and professional questions. Needs for successful wellness programs must be balanced against individual rights to remain unhealthy. The paper discusses potential fiscal benefits of wellness programs, ethics of motivation, personal responsibility for health, the goal of enhanced productivity, program assessment, and initial medical clearance, and exercise prescription. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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