Local Wellness Policy Survey (LWP Survey)

Constructs Measured

Implementation Outcomes Acceptability
Implementation Determinants Readiness to Implement
Communication of Policy
Policy Actors
Actor Relationships and Networks

Policy Application

Setting Schools
Topic Infectious and Chronic Disease

Basic Information

The LWP survey is a 39-item instrument with questions about involvement in development of the LWP, the policy development process, satisfaction with the policy, concerns about policy implementation, and strategies to facilitate policy implementation.

Transferability of measure across settings: Partially transferable (5 of 15 items transferable)

Citing Literature

Empirical use: McDonnell E, Probart C. School wellness policies: employee participation in the development process and perceptions of the policies. The Journal of Child Nutrition & Management. 2008;32(1). https://schoolnutrition.org/5--News-and-Publications/4--The-Journal-of-Child-Nutrition-and-Management/Spring-2008/Volume-32,-Issue-1,-Spring-2008---McDonnell;Probart/

Policy Application in Reviewed Studies

Setting: Schools

Topic: Nutrition

Country: United States

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