In 2005 the Sid Peterson Memorial Hospital, a US health provider, launched a comprehensive wellness programme. As a result 136 employees lost 921 pounds and cut their body mass index (BMI) by an average of 1.8 points in just 63 days. The hospital's health insurance premiums decreased by 9.1%, which equated to $58 per employee per month, $105 per employee and spouse, and $109 per employee and family per month....

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9.6.5 Manage workplace cleanliness, health & safety
9.6.4 Manage & administer employee benefits
9.6.3 Develop work & family work/life support systems

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