Wellness Manager Professional
Discussion Group Fosters Information Sharing
weight loss challenges, fitness center membership incentives, wellness
and disease management, health risk assessments, indicators of success,
have all been among the information-sharing topics by members of the Wellness Manager Online
and depression prevention, worksite weight management programs,
wellness programming to reach those who need the services most, even
employment opportunities have also been recent discussion subjects.
Manager Discussion Group, founded in 2002, helps wellness
managers share current health and wellness news, provide details on new
developments, answer questions and discover what’s working
more than 1,025 wellness managers are members of the group. Not all are
"active" posters, some are content to learn what others have to say.
represent all aspects of the wellness profession. The largest majority
are from the corporate world including major employers, managed care
organizations and health plans, pharmaceutical and technology
are numerous from non-profit organizations and associations, hospitals,
government agencies, many members from colleges and universities, and,
even members from Canada, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
discussion group or "listserv" is an easy way to get feedback from your
colleagues across the country, pick up a new idea, or share your
editorial staff of Wellness
Program Management Advisor administers this group. There
is no cost for participation.
group is available through Yahoo Groups. Since our www.WellnessJunction.com
editors moderate the group, only members may
post a question or comment and no inappropriate messages are ever
from our major study of wellness managers’ issues and
concerns, during the ROI survey, found that there is an insufficient
amount of professional information or body of knowledge available to
our reader surveys reveal that most of all, wellness managers are
keenly interested in what other programs are doing.
goal of the discussion group is to help members learn what other
wellness managers are doing, what works, what’s been proven,
the innovative, the benchmarks and the best practices.
listserv is open to all those who are professional wellness managers or
are responsible for the administration of their
organization’s wellness program.
is a link to sign up for membership in the Wellness Manager Discussion
link will take you directly to the group’s home page: http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/WellnessManager
Manager Discussion Group is sponsored by Wellness Program
Management Advisor and by www.WellnessJunction.com,
the Wellness Junction
Professional Update e-mail newsletter.