Our Mission: To improve health and the value of healthcare by comparing and contrasting key drivers and approaches
to addressing healthcare costs and
outcomes across the globe, with a goal
of identifying and promoting successful, relevant, and replicable
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Synopses of Better Practices
Health Promotion and Wellness
Overview of Initiatives Selection:The following case summaries of diverse Health Promotion and Wellness Programs include a cross-section of countries and and funding sources (for-profit and non-profit.). This grouping of 22 case summaries includes initiatives from ten emerging and developed countries representing Europe, North America, Africa, Australia, and Asia. Case examples range from established practices (e.g. get fit city programs) to emerging practices (genetic counseling programs).
These initiatives are organized into four categories: government, for-profit, traditional non-profit, and business-driven non-profit. Cases were selected to fulfill GKEN’s founding principles representing:
Listing of InitiativesCompanies Target Employee Waistlines to Improve Bottom Lines