Go to the links below for more resources, trainings, and tools to help build and grow sustainable wellness programs.
- Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
The latest evidence-based information for improving your health through prevention.
- AHRQ Electronic Preventive Services Selector (available as a smartphone app)
Search and browse U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations for low-cost tools for improving health.
- American Institute of Preventive Medicine (AIPM)
Find well-designed inexpensive programs and materials for worksite wellness programs.
- American Journal of Health Promotion (AJHP)
Peer-reviewed journal on the science of lifestyle change.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
Offers a wide range of benefit and cost data on employers and the U.S. labor force to help you plan your wellness program.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
Premier system of health-related telephone surveys for a variety of health promotion behaviors and metrics. You can get population health data to compare, plan, and evaluate your wellness program.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Healthy Worksite Program
Tips on implementing wellness strategies.
- Chapman Institute
Earn worksite wellness certification including a free excerpt of their most popular certification.
Get low-cost health promotion materials through government publications.
- Health Promotion Live
Maintains a blog, offers free webinars with the option of paying for continuing education credits, houses extensive archives, and posts job announcements for work in health promotion.
National leader in the creation of employee health management: research, education, policy, strategy, leadership, and infrastructure.
- Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (JOEM)
Monitor this journal for articles on occupational health and worksite wellness.
- National Wellness Institute
Find out about trainings, conferences, and more.
Comprises more than 25 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
One of the largest providers of research methodology and technical "how-to" resources you can use to help conduct surveys, focus groups, quantitative and qualitative research.
- United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Independent panel of experts in primary care and prevention.
Free portal with a huge amount of health information.
- Wellness Council of America (WELCOA)
Free wellness resources, information about trainings, conferences, and more.
Free resources, webinars, and tools for effective employee wellness solutions.