Healthy Workplaces

Healthy Worksites

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 gardens
  • 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.