Posts Tagged ‘stress management’

Infographic: 6 Frightening Truths About Stress

October 22nd, 2013 by Jackie Lyons

It is widely accepted that stress is a common experience, with almost eight out of 10 people regularly having physical symptoms. What you may not know is the cost to the healthcare system.

There is a $300 billion annual cost of stress related to healthcare and missed work, according to a new infographic from HowToHandleStress.info. This infographic also identifies symptoms and effects of stress, as well as trends and potential causes.

6 Frightening Truths About Stress

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Infographic: Engagement Strategies for Employee Health

January 31st, 2013 by Patricia Donovan

Since the wellness program at Eastman Chemical Company first launched in 1991, it has evolved into a strategic initiative focused on creating a healthier, more productive workforce. The company’s robust program today includes health coaching, health assessments, screenings and condition management, as well as physical activity, weight management and stress management programs.

A return on investment analysis of Eastman’s health management program showed a $3.20 return for every $1 spent, giving Eastman a $6.38 million total medical and drug claims savings during a three-year period.

A key driver of success for Eastman’s program has been its approach to engagement. This HealthFitness infographic highlights effective strategies used by Eastman to gain and sustain participation in healthy behaviors.

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