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The Fight Against Fat Goes on the Offensive in the Workplace

October 3, 2003
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By one estimate, obesity-related conditions cost organizations $12 billion a year. Companies are putting diet and exercise plans in place to combat the trend.
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Textron Turns to Consumer-Driven Health Care

September 18, 2003
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The company says "the typical solutions of decreasing benefits and increasing premiums were unacceptable."
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Rx Toolbox

September 18, 2003
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A short description of how tiered plans and cost-sharing work.
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Incentives Stabilize Health Care Costs

September 18, 2003
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Hoffman has seen a 40 percent decrease in the risk for hypertension.
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On-Site Clinic Saves Company $400,000

September 18, 2003
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HR manager Tim Markus says "having a clinic at work removes all the excuses for not taking care of themselves."
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TOOL A Workplace Wellness Checklist

September 18, 2003
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A list of questions to ask yourself about the effectiveness of your wellness program. It includes measuring how comprehensively you evaluate the program; looking at how much support you get from the CEO; and how well you inform your workforce about the program.
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Consumer-Driven Health Plan Design Imperatives

September 18, 2003
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A carefully designed plan can save 20 percent the first year.
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Random Cuts Can Endanger Performances

September 18, 2003
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A Watson Wyatt rep says not to ask for employees' input.
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