Workplace Health Initiatives

CDC provides national leadership and support for employee health, safety, and well-being in the worksite setting. CDC’s approach includes science-based and scalable interventions and prevention strategies targeting the employers that are most affected by the costs of poor employee health. Find out more about CDC’s Workplace Health Program-funded programs and initiatives.

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CDC Workplace Health Resource Center provides sound, actionable information, vetted by the CDC and experts, to help employers launch or expand a workplace health promotion program.


An employer-based training program to improve the health of participating employers and certified trainers, with an emphasis on reducing chronic disease and injury risk and improving worker productivity.

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A tool designed to help employers assess if they are implementing science-based health promotion interventions in their worksites to prevent heart disease, stroke, and related health conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, and obesity.