By Charlie Kojis
It’s all about prevention. At least, that’s the trend in healthcare. With the rise of employee wellness programs, one area that has seen exciting growth is preventive medicine. To help keep healthcare costs down—for employers and employees alike—more and more companies are creating workplace wellness programs designed to promote healthy lifestyles and increase awareness of health risk factors such as obesity, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol.
But employers need qualified professionals to create and lead these programs. That’s where the University of Wisconsin Health and Wellness Management (HWM) program comes in. This online degree completion program has its finger on the pulse of health and wellness and is leading the pack in preparing graduates to step into this growing field. [Read more…] about Survival of the fittest: Winning in the field of Health and Wellness Management