An Evidence-Based Walking Program to Increase Physical Activity and Healthy Outcomes for Employees
Review TypeAbstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host
Repository Posting Date2017-10-09T19:11:06Z
Author(s)Greaves, Valerie Dietrich
Author DetailsValerie Dietrich Greaves, DNP, Washtenaw Community College, Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationEta Rho
KeywordsEmployee Wellness Programs; Evidence-based Walking Program; Use of Pedometers in Walking Programs
Implementation and evaluation of an eight-week evidence employee walking program utilizing pedometers, one on one weekly check-ins with the nurse, goal setting and caring. Employee participation consisted of pre and post screenings of: weight, BMI, Cholesterol and the IPAQ-SF questionnaire, utilized to measure levels of physical activity.
Description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Conference Name44th Biennial Convention
Conference HostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference LocationIndianapolis, Indiana, USA
Date of Publication2017-10-09
NotesItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.
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