Well-Being Improvement

Why Walmart Health’s chief just left the ‘dream job’ to lead a testing company you’ve never heard of | FierceHealthcare | 9/2/2020

… an ‘entrepreneurial startup kind of guy”—another reason it was time to leave Walmart after getting some health programs up and running. Most recently, his resume includes stints as an exec at Healthways, a well-being improvement solutions company and as CEO of Care Innovations, a partnership between Intel and GE. He also served at Humana as vice president of innovation and segment vice president of health and productivity solutions …

Ziegler Advises Adventist Health On Its Investment In Synchronous Health | PRWeb | 8/28/2020

… two-thirds of our mission statement and consistently represent the highest needs of the communities we serve,” said Adventist Health CEO Scott Reiner. “Our 10-year transformation strategy includes bringing accountable, needs-based community well-being improvement solutions to the forefront. Synchronous Health fits exactly into that strategy. We will continue our 150-year legacy of whole-person care for our associates, patients, and communities by ensuring they are cared …

Adventist invests in behavioral health tech company: 6 things to know | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/20/2020

… proprietary AI platform, called Karla, pairs users with counselors and delivers precision coaching support between sessions.5. This investment by Adventist is part of its 10-year transformation strategy that aims to bring community well-being improvement solutions to the forefront. More articles on digital transformation …

Pottawatomie County Achieves Certified Blue Zones Community® status | PR Newswire | 8/20/2020

… became approved. 25% of grocery stores became approved. 50% of the top 20 identified faith-based organizations became approved 25% of citizens have committed to the Blue Zones Project and completed at least one well-being improvement action. More than 5,000 individuals have taken the Blue Zones Personal Pledge. The community has successfully completed the Blue Zones Community Policy ® bundle. “I have followed the progress of Blue Zones Project closely …

Updated Reading list on sanctions and welfare conditionality | 7/4/2020

… job search and job transitions are in part justified by the well-being gains that resulting employment is said to deliver. However, this dominant focus within the activation field on outcome well-being – the well-being improvement triggered by a transition to paid work – neglects how participation in activation schemes can itself affect well-being levels for unemployed people – what we term ‘process well-being’ effects. Combining theoretical literature with …

Heartland Communities Embrace Blue Zones Project Well-Being Improvement Initiative | PR Newswire | 6/10/2020

Heartland Communities Embrace Blue Zones Project Well-Being Improvement Initiative News provided by Jun 10, 2020, 12:00 ET Share this article DURANT and SHAWNEE, Okla. , June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Blue Zones Project ® by Sharecare is gaining momentum in Oklahoma with success in Pottawatomie County and an exciting new launch in Durant . A partnership between Blue Zones, LLC, and Sharecare, Blue Zones Project is a community-led well-being improvement initiative …

Road to Recovery: Dubai Duty Free begins partial reopening; Morpho Travel Retail reopens Britt Shop; Brussels Airport sets 15 June restart date - The Moodie Davitt Report - The Moodie Davitt Report | 6/7/2020

… phases, beginning 22 June, after adapting these to reinforce the well-being of customers and staff. From that date, the clubs will offer pre-packaged snack offerings and a full-service bar. Health and well-being improvement s at Admirals Club lounges include: Plexiglass shields at reception and service desks. Foot-operated door openers to enable touchless operation of restroom doors (where feasible). Hand sanitiser stations for customers. Signage and floor …

Road to Recovery: Dubai Duty Free’s partial reopening; Brussels Airport sets 15 June restart date; American Airlines plots expanded capacity - The Moodie Davitt Report - The Moodie Davitt Report | 6/7/2020

… phases, beginning 22 June, after adapting these to reinforce the well-being of customers and staff. From that date, the clubs will offer pre-packaged snack offerings and a full-service bar. Health and well-being improvement s at Admirals Club lounges include: Plexiglass shields at reception and service desks. Foot-operated door openers to enable touchless operation of restroom doors (where feasible). Hand sanitiser stations for customers. Signage and floor …

Fascination About property management nambour | 3/2/2020

… variety of colleges and universities. A perfect area for many who benefit from the town and beach Way of living, Nambour is a good place to acquire property.new Owner/Manager Occupation Coach …wellbeing and well-being improvement s which market healthy living. They are a strongly values pushed firm and are seeking the right supervisor/operator to lead and mature their new cafe/cafe while in the premiere area on the …

Selecting A Prenatal Yoga Pittsburgh Class | 2/19/2020

… sense of well-being. Participation in prenatal yoga is often considered one of the most useful and healthy facets of exercise for everyone involved. Most pregnant women are interested in yoga for the mental well-being improvement s offered, while they can make sure that their weight is controlled throughout the pregnancy. The decisions made of different programs are often quite difficult to take into account. Anyone in Pittsburgh who is …

Millennials Swap Selfies For Self-Improvement | PR Newswire | 1/23/2020

… enrich their mental or physical health, broaden their horizons or learn new skills. Generation self-entitled? More like generation self-improvement. Intrepid Improvers are more interested in learning-based holidays and mental health and well-being improvement retreats (42%) than their boomer counterparts (24%) . One-third (31%) state these types of getaways are now their main trip of the year, while one in five say they make a last-minute …

Study: Millennials Swap Selfies For Self-Improvement | 1/23/2020

… millennial explorers, who claim they now travel to enrich their mental or physical health, broaden their horizons or learn new skills. Intrepid Improvers are more interested in learning-based holidays and mental health and well-being improvement retreats (42%) than their boomer counterparts (24%). One-third (31%) state these types of getaways are now their main trip of the year, while one in five say they make a last-minute …

The Effects of a Digital Well-Being Intervention on Patients With Chronic Conditions: Observational Study | 1/10/2020

… However, there was no significant interaction between time from baseline and chronic condition status ( b =−0.013; SE=0.071; P =.46). These results indicate that users with and without a chronic condition both experienced equal well-being improvement s from using Happify and from completing higher numbers of activities on the platform; both groups of users showed the same pattern of change in well-being over time. Depictions of changes in the …

Blue Zones, Fort Worth bike share, partner on once-a-month free bike plan | 1/1/2020

The only thing better than getting around town easily is getting around town for free. And, beginning Friday, Jan. 3, that is exactly what will happen in Fort Worth as the well-being improvement initiative Blue Zones Project will partner with Fort Worth Bike Sharing to provide free BCycle rides on the first Friday of every month. The program, appropriately named Free First Fri-Yay, offers a free Bike Sharing …

Free First Fri-Yay rolls out Jan. 3 | 12/31/2019

Getting around town while moving naturally will be easier and more fun in 2020. Blue Zones Project, the well-being improvement initiative, is partnering with Fort Worth Bike Sharing to provide free BCycle rides on the first Friday of every month throughout the year. Called “Free First Fri-Yay,” the program offers a free Bike Sharing Day Pass with promotion code 92020 at any Bike Sharing kiosk. Users of the …

Scoping review study to identify how communities in the USA, Australia, New Zealand and Canada use quality improvement (QI) approaches to address community health and well-being | BMJ | 12/12/2019

… describes standards and core components for quality improvement (QI) approaches in clinical settings. This study aims to determine how communities in the USA, Australia, New Zealand and Canada use QI approaches for health and well-being improvement and how such approaches compare to those in clinical settings. Methods and analysis We developed a study protocol based on scoping review framework by Arksey and O’Malley, methodological advancements for scoping studies (Levac …

Why Does High-THC Flower Dominate the Cannabis Market? | 9/13/2019

… THC is more beneficial for any medical condition or for a recreational experience. In fact, a University of Illinois at Chicago study found that up to 7.5 mg of THC induced mild mood and well-being improvement s, but 12.5 mg just made people more anxious. Brad Bogus of Confident Cannabis says that people in the industry know THC potency is not the most important factor in quality cannabis, but the …

Two Vitality Clients’, Baylor College of Medicine and Ericsson, Win 2019 C. Everett Koop Award | PR Newswire | 9/11/2019

… the percentage of participants meeting recommended guidelines for physical activity increased by 14.7% and those meeting the guidelines for nutrition increased by 9.7% between 2014 and 2018. “As a result of the health and well-being improvement s and demonstrated financial impact we’ve realized through our efforts with Vitality, our senior leadership continues to be supportive of the BCM BeWell program,” said Dane Friend , Vice President of Human Resources at Baylor …

Cyanotech® Corporation Earns Blue Zones® Certification | Business Wire | 4/4/2019

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii- Cyanotech Corporation, (Nasdaq Capital Market: CYAN), a world leader in microalgae-based, high-value nutrition and health products, is proud to announce that it has joined the Blue Zones Project ‘Ohana (Family). Blue Zones is a well-being improvement initiative that aims to adopt the lifestyle principles of inspiring people to live longer, more active lifestyles – in all the places people live, work, learn and play. “We …

Cyanotech® Corporation Earns Blue Zones® Certification – Company Announcement - FT.com | Financial Times | 4/4/2019

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii Cyanotech Corporation , ( Nasdaq Capital Market : CYAN), a world leader in microalgae-based, high-value nutrition and health products, is proud to announce that it has joined the Blue Zones Project ‘Ohana (Family). Blue Zones is a well-being improvement initiative that aims to adopt the lifestyle principles of inspiring people to live longer, more active lifestyles – in all the places people live, work, learn and play. “We …

Mental Health

Millennials Swap Selfies For Self-Improvement | PR Newswire | 1/23/2020

… 7 in 10 are willing to pay up to 50% more for holidays offering self-improvement Millennials would rather improve mental health (30%) , learn a new skill (29%) or get fit (24%) than find love … more interested in learning-based holidays and mental health and well-being improvement retreats (42%) than their boomer counterparts (24%) . One-third (31%) state these types of getaways are now their main trip of the …

Study: Millennials Swap Selfies For Self-Improvement | 1/23/2020

mental health and well-being improvement retreats (42%) than their boomer counterparts (24%). One-third (31%) state these types of getaways are now their main trip of the year, while one in five say they make a last-minute trip when they need it most. This desire to improve is serious business. Nearly two-thirds (63%) would pay more for a holiday that they feel benefits them mentally, physically or …