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Pro-Change Programs Recognized in Employee Benefit News

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South Kingstown, RI. (October 23, 2014) John Kaegi, Chief Strategist for Healthstat, Inc., and Sara Johnson PhD, Senior Vice President of Research and Product Development for Pro-Change Behavior Systems, Inc., recently published a paper in Employee Benefit News on the “4 Elements of a Well-Designed Wellness Program.”

They state that well-designed wellness programs should include:
1. Assessment and Screening
2. Behavior Change Interventions
3. Engagement Methods
4. Measurement and Evaluation

Specifically highlighted is the value that the Transtheoretical Model of Behavior Change brings to each of the four areas through Pro-Change’s Health Risk Intervention (Health Risk Assessment plus Intervention), Clinical Dashboard, evidence-based behavior change programs, SMS-tailored text messaging, and aggregate reports. For the full article, go to: http://ebn.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/4-elements-of-a-well-designed-wellness-program-2744451-1.html

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About Healthstat
Healthstat is the leading provider of onsite primary care, health-risk intervention, chronic care management and occupational medicine. We create an environment of wellness that works by offering solutions that improve employee health while lowering costs. Our goal is to inspire a change in healthcare for the better. We guarantee it. For more information, please visit www.healthstatinc.com