50% of the companies surveyed "will introduce or increase investments in wellness and health promotion in 2009 and 2010." 32% already incentivize their wellness programs, and another 30% are considering doing so.
HR Morning also cites a study by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that showed a return on investment of as much as $4.90 for every dollar spent on wellness. A few months ago, we blogged about a study that examined dozens of wellness programs, and the average ROI was approximately $3.00 for every dollar spent.
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