An Evidence-Based Walking Program to Increase Physical Activity and Healthy Outcomes for Employees

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623090
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
An Evidence-Based Walking Program to Increase Physical Activity and Healthy Outcomes for Employees
Author(s):
Greaves, Valerie Dietrich
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Eta Rho
Author Details:
Valerie Dietrich Greaves, DNP, Washtenaw Community College, Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Abstract:

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.

Keywords:
Employee Wellness Programs; Evidence-based Walking Program; Use of Pedometers in Walking Programs
Repository Posting Date:
9-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
9-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST550
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleAn Evidence-Based Walking Program to Increase Physical Activity and Healthy Outcomes for Employeesen_US
dc.contributor.authorGreaves, Valerie Dietrichen
dc.contributor.departmentEta Rhoen
dc.author.detailsValerie Dietrich Greaves, DNP, Washtenaw Community College, Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623090-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>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.</span></p>en
dc.subjectEmployee Wellness Programsen
dc.subjectEvidence-based Walking Programen
dc.subjectUse of Pedometers in Walking Programsen
dc.date.available2017-10-09T19:11:06Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-09-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-09T19:11:06Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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