Posted on Jan 2, 2019 10:15:47 AM by Mary Meyer, RN, National Director of Health Coaching, Marathon Health
Whether trying to lower their blood pressure, manage their weight, quit smoking, or decrease their stress, your employees need support in their health. But, they can’t move along their health journey if they’re not ready or interested in doing so. To better understand your employees’ unique health hurdles, worksite healthcare providers can assess their willingness to change through health coaching and motivational interviewing. This approach provides the guidance, support, and education employees need to begin their health journey.
Posted on Jul 30, 2018 2:58:33 PM by Angela Hammond, BSN, MS, RN Health Coach at Marathon Health
A simple question can launch significant behavior change, and ultimately, health improvement. By asking questions, rather than issuing orders, providers empower patients to take control of their health and develop new behaviors. But, to achieve Iasting health improvements, patients need support and resources to help them in their health journey. Health coaching provides the motivation, structure, and accountability to get them there.
Posted on Apr 10, 2018 3:25:39 PM by Mary Meyer
What does childcare have to do with healthcare? For one of my patients - a working mother - the two are directly connected.
Posted on Feb 5, 2018 4:26:53 PM by Emily McManamy
health·care (noun): the maintenance and improvement of physical and mental health, especially through the provision of medical services. by providing personal, individualized care.
Posted on Jan 2, 2018 4:13:45 PM by Emily McManamy
Ringing in the New Year means ringing in resolutions – and those resolutions tend to focus on personal health and wellness. As your employees turn the calendar, they recommit to better health. Whether they aim to quit smoking, start exercising or improve their diet, your workforce is working toward positive, personal change. Your business has an opportunity to support them in that effort, while benefiting your bottom line.
Posted on Jun 21, 2017 2:00:00 PM by Jay Blanchard
Standing desk ergonomics have gained popularity lately, with both employees and health professionals touting the many benefits of getting out of your chair. Are standing desks the miracle that their supporters think they are, or just another fad? In this article, we’ll look at both the pros and cons of sitting and standing desks, as well as a third option that might combine the best of both worlds.