To evaluate the effectiveness of a health promotion program in a retiree population in terms of health irk reduction and reduction in medical costs.
Randomized controlled trial.
Bank of America retirees (n=4,712), divided into 33 retiree club regions, were randomized into 3 groups and followed for 24 months by patient report and claims experience.
Group 1, the intervention group, received a lowcost ($30 / year), individualized serially reinforcing health promotion program including risk appraisal, recommendation letters, and self-management arterials, delivered entirely through the mail.
Mots-clés Pascal : Système santé, Résultat, Homme, Programme, Santé, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health system, Result, Human, Program, Health, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0105899
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 199406.