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04 Jun, 2014, 09:48 ET Financial Incentives, Communications, and Culture Key to Successful Workplace Wellness Programs

 Companies with the highest level of employee engagement in workplace wellness programs have a strong communication strategy, offer a...


14 Aug, 2013, 10:29 ET The Vitality Group Adds Almost 100 New Clients

 The Vitality Group, part of the world's first and largest incentive-based wellness program, has added almost 100 new clients in the U.S....


21 Mar, 2013, 08:56 ET New Study Shows Healthy Food Rebates Positively Impact Shopping Behavior

 A new study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found that rebates on healthy food purchases cause people to put...


04 Feb, 2013, 10:40 ET Vitality Wellness Program Recognized in World Economic Forum Report for Innovation in Addressing Workplace Wellness

 The Workplace Wellness Alliance, part of the World Economic Forum released a report at the Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland on January 25...


13 Nov, 2012, 09:16 ET The Vitality Group Forms Partnership with Million Hearts™ Program to Reduce Strokes and Heart Attacks

 The Vitality Group, part of the world's longest-standing and largest incentive-based wellness program, is pleased to announce they are a...


23 Oct, 2012, 08:22 ET International Health Policy Analyst Derek Yach Joins The Vitality Group

Derek Yach, DSc (Honoris Causa), MPH, MBChB, has joined as Senior Vice President The Vitality Group®, part of the world's longest-standing...


12 Mar, 2012, 10:16 ET The Vitality Group Hires Industry Veteran Leesa Tori as Vice President, Product Innovation

 The Vitality Group, part of the world's longest-standing and largest incentive-based wellness program, is pleased to announce the...


17 Feb, 2012, 09:25 ET Over 1.3 Million Members Participate in the Vitality Health Enhancement Program in the U.S.

The Vitality Group, part of the world's largest and longest standing incentive-based wellness program, announced that the Vitality program has...


30 Aug, 2011, 10:35 ET The Vitality Group Retains Health Benefits Expert Tom Lerche as Senior Vice President

The Vitality Group, part of the world's first and largest incentive-based wellness program, announced that Tom Lerche has joined the company as...


22 Aug, 2011, 09:35 ET The Vitality Group Congratulates Alcon on Winning Prestigious C. Everett Koop Award

The Vitality Group, part of the world's first and largest incentive-based wellness program, congratulates Alcon for receiving the C. Everett Koop...


13 Jul, 2011, 10:37 ET The Vitality Group Helps U.S. Businesses Navigate New Legal Environment for Health and Wellness Programs

To assist U.S. employers in understanding and navigating the new health and wellness program requirements and implications of health reform, The...


14 Jun, 2011, 08:52 ET Jonathan Dugas Joins The Vitality Group as Director of Clinical Development

The Vitality Group, developer of an incentive-based wellness program, announced that Jonathan Dugas, PhD, has joined the company to serve in the...


02 May, 2011, 12:01 ET New Study Shows Incentive-based Wellness Programs Can Produce Cost-Saving Behavior Change

A new longitudinal study conducted among participants in the world's largest incentive-based health enhancement program shows that wellness...


31 Mar, 2011, 08:30 ET The Vitality Group Adds TrainingPeaks to Help Members Reach Their Health and Fitness Goals

To make it easier for members to achieve their health and fitness goals, The Vitality Group has added the TrainingPeaks interactive online training...


01 Feb, 2011, 08:55 ET The Vitality Group Launches New App for iPhone® to Help Members Be More Active

CHICAGO, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To enable its members to use their mobile devices to be more active and healthier, The Vitality Group,...


09 Dec, 2010, 10:33 ET The Vitality Group Congratulates Alcon for Success and Recognition of Health and Wellness Program

The Vitality Group, developer of an incentive-based health and wellness program, congratulates Alcon Laboratories, Inc. for receiving the 2010...


29 Jul, 2010, 12:12 ET The Vitality Group's New Incentive Program Enables Members to Improve Health while Benefiting Charities

The Vitality Group, developer of an incentive-based health and wellness program, today announced a new reward initiative that enables members to...


14 Jul, 2010, 10:05 ET The Vitality Group to Provide Incentive-based Behavioral Change Services to Wellness & Prevention, Inc.

Today, The Vitality Group, developer of the incentive-based health and wellness program, Vitality™, announced it has entered into an...


24 May, 2010, 08:19 ET The Vitality Group Adds New Clients to Roster of Employers Committed to Wellness

The Vitality Group, developer of an incentive-based health and wellness program, today announced several new employers that are implementing the...


22 Apr, 2010, 08:35 ET The Vitality Group's New Prize Drawing Drives Engagement in Wellness Program

The Vitality Group, developer of an incentive-based health and wellness program, launched The Vitality Jackpot™, an opportunity for employee...


09 Mar, 2010, 10:05 ET Study of 950,000 Adults Demonstrates That Participants in Incentive-Based Health Promotion Programs Have Lower Healthcare Costs

Employers are increasingly looking to workplace wellness programs to motivate employees to play an active role in improving their health, thereby...


23 Feb, 2010, 07:55 ET The Vitality Group's New Employer Tool Forecasts Employee Engagement in Incentive-Based Wellness Program

To help employers design a wellness program to most effectively meet their goals, The Vitality Group developed an industry-first modeling tool. The...


20 Jan, 2010, 08:30 ET Research Indicates Participants in Incentive-Based Health Promotion Programs Have Lower Healthcare Costs

According to a study published in the January/February issue of the American Journal of Health Promotion, a peer-reviewed journal devoted to health...


28 Oct, 2009, 09:00 ET The Vitality Group Awarded Federal Government Services Administration Contract

The Vitality Group, developer of an incentive-based wellness program, today announced that it has been awarded a seven-year General Services...


17 Sep, 2009, 11:40 ET The Vitality Group Joins Efforts to Improve Health of U.S. Workforce

Today The Vitality Group, developer of an incentive-based health enhancement program, announced it has joined the U.S. Workplace Wellness...