How Behavioral and Biometric Health Risk Factors Can Predict Medical and Productivity Costs for Employers

Ron Z. Goetzel, Enid Chung Roemer, Maryam Tabrizi, Rivka Liss-Levinson, Daniel K. Samoly

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Economics of Human Systems Integration
Subtitle of host publicationValuation of Investments in People's Training and Education, Safety and Health, and Work Productivity
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Pages287-314
Number of pages28
ISBN (Print)9780470486764
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 2 2010
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Behavioral and biometric health risk factors - predicting medical and productivity costs for employers
  • Novartis Health Index - estimated baseline costs and score changes
  • Worksite health-promotion and risk-reduction programs - gaining prominence averting unnecessary costs

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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