The State of Health in the American Workforce: Does Having an Effective Workplace Matter?

HealthReportThis study focuses on the decrease in quality of health reported by employees from 2002 to 2008 in the National Study of the Changing Workforce. The report states which health issues have become more pervasive and which demographic groups are most affected. The report identifies the many aspects of health related to workplace outcomes, and identifies which health issues are linked to negative workplace outcomes, such as high turnover and low employee engagement. Finally, the study recommends various policy changes employers can make that will promote employee wellness and, ultimately, result in a more effective workforce.

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