The workplace health programs listed below represent a diverse group of programs among small employers in different industry sectors and regions of the country. These profiles were gathered during the planning and development phase of the CDC Work@Health® employer-based workplace health training program through telephone interviews.
None of the employers featured have participated directly in the program. The profiles are intended to provide examples of successful workplace health programs and strategies while also acknowledging some common challenges faced by employers. They are not intended as endorsements. For more information on developing workplace health programs, please visit www.cdc.gov/workplacehealthpromotion/.
|ASTHO’s workplace health program participation rises due to health and wellness credits||Farmer’s Rural Electric Cooperative human resources coordinator says “safety and wellness rock!”||Kahler Slater, Inc. CEO credited with the success of the firm’s workplace health program, in which 98% of employees participate|
|Association of State and Territorial Health Officials pdf icon[PDF-747K]||Farmer’s Rural Electric Coop pdf icon[PDF-562K]||Kahler Slater, Inc. pdf icon[PDF-730K]|
|Lincoln Industries Wellness Manager says the company’s workplace health program has brought a 3-to-1 return on investment in it||Northern Plains Railroad Inc., workplace health plan has 27 percent of the company’s employees now participating in its tobacco-free program||Sakakawea Medical Center’s staff lose weight and lower blood pressure since its workplace health program began|
|Lincoln Industries pdf icon[PDF-747K]||Northern Plains Railroad Inc. pdf icon[PDF-759K]||Sakakawea Medical Center pdf icon[PFD-685K]|
|Shape Corp.’s wellness manager says the company’s workplace health program protects its “most important asset” – its employees||Spectrum Aeromed credits its workplace wellness program with a 7 percent reduction in health insurance premiums||Walker & Dunlop Inc. benefits coordinator says participation in the company’s workplace health program has risen and absences have fallen|
|Shape Corp pdf icon[PDF-526K]||Spectrum Aeromed pdf icon[PDF-700K]||Walker & Dunlop pdf icon[PDF-594K]|