CHICAGO, Oct. 16 Aon Consulting Worldwide, theglobal human capital consulting organization of Aon Corporation (NYSE: AOC),today announced that Debi Heck has joined the Health & Benefits practice as anational expert on wellness and population health management. She is based inthe Houston office.
Heck brings 18 years of industry experience to Aon Consulting. In her newposition, Heck is responsible for large market clients in the areas ofintegrated program strategy and design, market analysis, vendor selection,program implementation and evaluation, and vendor reporting. Heck joins AonConsulting from Matria Healthcare where she served as vice president ofwellness. At Matria she formulated strategic health management plans andprogram designs, and monitored program engagement and effectiveness, which ledto improved population health outcomes for clients. Previous to Matria, Heckwas director of wellness for St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital in Houston, whereshe was responsible for the internal employee wellness program, the corporatewellness and biometric profit center, and the management of a health promotiongrant for the underserved of Houston.
"Debi is a welcome addition to the Health & Benefits team," said John Zern,Aon Consulting's Health & Benefits U.S. practice director. "As more employersinclude wellness initiatives in their overall health care strategy, Debi'sexpertise in this area will further enhance our ability to help clientsimprove their workforce health and productivity and reduce long-term healthcare costs."
Heck earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in community health education atUniversity of Northern Iowa, and a master's degree in wellness management witha concentration in Business Management from Ball State University.
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Aon Consulting Worldwide is among the top global human capital consultingfirms, with 2007 revenues of $1.352 billion and 6,335 professionals in 117offices worldwide. Aon Consulting is shaping the workplace of the futurethrough benefits, talent management and rewards strategies and solutions. AonConsulting was named the best employee benefit consulting firm by the readersof Business Insurance magazine in 2006, 2007 and 2008. For more informationon Aon, please visit http://www.aon.mediaroom.com.
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