A Publication of WTVP

Health management is an ongoing process that helps individuals become aware of the impact upon both short- and long-term health in their everyday decisions.

Wellness programs are usually focused upon short bursts of interaction with an individual on a strictly voluntary basis. Participation rates tend to be very low. Interventions can include screening, health fairs, and data gathering questionnaires. Often, wellness programs are local initiatives that come under the umbrella of a health management program.

Below is a description of terms to help understand the differences.

For more information on Caterpillar’s award-winning health management program, Healthy Balance, visit IBI