No! argues Al Lewis. Lewis, a vociferous critic of the programs, is the CEO of Quizzify, the leading employee health care education company. Yes! rebuts Harris Allen, PhD. Allen, a determined defender of wellness, leads the Harris Allen Group, an independent consultancy that promotes sustainability in health care.
Last year’s fiasco at Penn State represents just one crack in the wellness armor. Worker resentment rises as experts begin to question the effectiveness of such programs. But employers still believe and so long as there are buyers, there will be sellers.