Employees and more likely to be on the job performing well when they are in optimal physical and psychological health. they are also more likely to be attracted to, remain with, and value a company that obviously values them as an employee. In the current business climate, there are numerous reasons to promote wellness in the workplace.
Strategies to promote a healthy working environment include:
Healthy vending guidelines
Healthy food guidelines for meetings
Healthy worksite café guidelines
Signs to promote stair usage
Clean, well-lit, and brightly painted stairwells with open doorways
Parking for bicycles
Marked walking routes for work breaks
Tobacco-free campus policy
Onsite fitness equipment
Onsite fitness classes and wellness programs
Corporate fitness/wellness discounts with local vendors
Onsite kitchens and picnic tables
Health insurance premium discounts for local employees participating in health/wellness activities
Onsite stress management classes
Onsite tobacco cessation programs
Onsite clinical health screenings
Health risk assessments
Does Your Worksite Need Assistance?
Contact Sherry Ellem at (740) 374-2782; 3342 or at via email if your worksite could use assistance in helping its employees live healthier lives.