President Obama is expected to approve health reform in late February, after the House and Senate bills have been merged and approved. Current concerns about reform funding and the public option and are common, important and among the most hotly contested issues in committee markup for determination into the final bill. Meanwhile, more than a … Read more The Good News About Health Reform and How It May Impact You.
Corporate wellness cuts the risks and associated costs of heart disease, says the American Heart Association in a recent policy statement published in Circulation. More than 25% of medical costs are spent on the preventable risks that lead to heart disease and stroke, the association said. The United States annual heart disease bill of more … Read more Heart Experts Confirm Wellness Programs Cut Medical Costs
Crain’s health care reporter Jay Greene talked to Scott Foster, Wellco President & ROI Expert about ideas to transform health care. Read the full story by following this link, http://www.crainsdetroit.com/article/20091101/HEALTH/311019998 Wellco is one of the premier corporate wellness firms, specializing in health ROI systems, health risk appraisals, wellness programs, speaking, and consulting. Based in Michigan, … Read more A Closer Look at Summit’s Health Care Reform Ideas
(ROYAL OAK, Michigan) Scott Foster, Wellco Corporation’s President, moderated the Healthcare Reform panel at TiECon Midwest. TiE is the world’s largest non-profit organization for entrepreneurs. The conference featured presentations by renowned health care leaders, including: •Scott Foster, President, Wellco •Benjamin R. Carter, Exec VP & COO, Detroit Medical Center •Thomas M. Brisse, Senior Vice President … Read more Wellco Exec Leads Health Reform Panel
Wellco Corp., a Royal Oak corporate wellness firm, was honored by State Sen. John Pappageorge April 16 at Diabetes and Kidney Advocacy Day in Lansing. The event was sponsored by the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan and other organizations interested in diabetes care. Wellco was recognized for the health care contributions provided through its employee … Read more Wellco Receives Award for Health Care Contributions
Corp! magazine, in their second annual review of Michigan’s Economic Bright Spots, discovered companies who are not only weathering the storm but arguably riding above it altogether. They each offer many reasons for us to look ahead with optimism. Read on to learn more and be inspired. When it comes to managing health care costs, … Read more Wellco Wins Economic Bright Spots Award
Today’s culture and climate shows more employees choosing between paying their rent and going to the doctor. And medical care costs remain a concern for many businesses as health care spending continues to rise. Media Genesis, a Troy-based Web development company, recently partnered with Wellco to provide HealthHammer testing. Ninety six percent of Media Genesis … Read more Program Reaches 96% Participation with Wellco Partnership
President Obama’s latest health care plan is expected to cost over a trillion dollars. That’s in addition to a medical system that already costs 16% of the GNP and is quickly on its way to 20%. More of the same medical care is not going to get you out of this issue. Suddenly, companies in … Read more Health Care Reform Projected Cost to Exceed $1T
One of the hottest topics in corporate health today is how to get your employees more engaged in prevention, before becoming costly and dangerous medical care. Here are some highly effective new strategies you can easily implement right now. Promote what you have Encourage using the prevention benefits and resources that you’re already paying for, … Read more New employee health and wellness strategies for ROI
How does an organization who has tried nearly everything engage more employees and realize ROI? AJ Danboise and Danboise Mechanical are Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning companies who answer that question through their Director Of Internal Operations, David Boduch.