A lot of it puts emphasis on an idea that corporate wellness professionals have embraced for a long time: That investing in prevention and wellness programs helps control medical costs.With the public conversation shifting into this territory, it's a great opportunity for you to advocate for wellness in your firm.
Step one: Get familiar with the administration's proposal. Start with this quick overview of the Obama healthcare plan from the change.gov website.
And stay tuned here. We'll be following the role of wellness and prevention in the administration's plan all along the way.