Tag: wellness program

Workplace wellness

Is It Time to Trash—or Just Update—Your Wellness Program?

January 22, 2020


Wellness programs have long been touted as a way to control health care costs by helping employees kick bad habits such as smoking and unhealthy diets and adopt better ones, thus reducing expenses for treating chronic diseases. Questions linger, however, […]

Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Preemie Wellness Tools for Pregnant Employees

October 2, 2019

Via: Workforce

Many employers strive to support pregnant workers, yet the rate of premature births and maternal deaths is on the rise and the infant-mortality rate in the United States is among the highest in the world. This has led the March […]

Workplace wellness

Creating a successful wellness program: Here’s what sets the best ones apart

March 25, 2019

Via: HR Morning

In the past few years, there’s been an explosion of employers – of all sizes and from all business sectors – looking to start wellness programs to contain their long-term health costs. And when wellness programs are conceived and carried […]

Workplace wellness

New Year, New Rules for Employee Wellness

January 16, 2019

Via: Workforce

New year, new rules. At least for companies with workplace wellness programs. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s incentive rule — which dictated that wellness programs are considered voluntary if the incentive or penalty was no more than 30 percent of […]

Workplace wellness

Creating Health and Wellness Programming that Fosters a Culture of Health

November 1, 2018

Via: HR Hero

An organization is only as strong as its people, so in order to operate at its best, employees need to be at their best. That’s where a good wellness program can really make a difference. In today’s environment of 24-hour […]

Workplace wellness

Create the Perfect Wellness Program With These 4 Steps

September 5, 2017

Via: Evil HR Lady

Every small business has different needs, so when you’re crafting a wellness program for your business, make the perfect one for your employees’ needs. Use tools to figure out what your employees are looking for to make a program that […]

Workplace wellness

Corporate Yoga: A Vehicle for Emotional Health

January 10, 2017

Via: Workforce

Lyndsey Morash was working at a long-hour, high-stress job in Boston in 2012. Meanwhile, she was also taking classes to become a certified yoga instructor. She soon started a business based on her experiences as an employee and a yoga […]