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ADA Compliance

In the March issue of WellnessRx we reported the decision in EEOC v. Flambeau, where a federal court ruled against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). The court found that an employer did not violate the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) when it required employees to complete a health risk assessment and to undergo biometric […]

Zika Virus

With the 2016 Summer Games just a week away, a growing list of top-ranked athletes won’t be competing. Why? Concerns over the Zika virus. As of July, an estimated 26,000 cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed in Rio de Janeiro. And about 1,400 have been confirmed in the United States. Until July 29th […]

Greetings from Portland, Ore., We are delighted to announce that Wellsource has earned Wellness and Health Promotion certifications from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for meeting NCQA’s requirements for Health Appraisals and Self-Management Tools. Re-Certification Required Every Two Years Certification from NCQA is the “gold standard” for wellness and health promotion products. NCQA purposely sets […]

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We are excited to announce a new addition! Integrative Lifestyle Medicine specialist Dr. Joe Raphael has joined the Wellsource team as our new Director of Health and Research. He will oversee HRAs currently available for health plans, wellness companies, ACOs, health providers, and brokers, and guide the development of our future products. “A nationwide search […]

Aster Awards

It’s no secret that people have a hard time sticking to a diet or exercise plan long-term. However, focusing on short-term goals can help people change, develop healthy habits, and improve health outcomes. And it’s been the model for our monthly Health Challenges. Wellsource recently received a gold-level Aster Award for its monthly Health Challenges […]

Poplation Health

What will it take to control healthcare costs and provide better patient care? When Dr. Don Hall launched Wellsource nearly 40 years ago, he already knew there was more to managing healthcare costs than just looking at biometrics and claims data. As the wellness industry has evolved, more organizations recognize this approach to manage healthcare […]