solutions to Building a Better Workforce 

Organizations that value and promote a healthy lifestyle may have an edge when it comes to attracting and retaining key people. In addition, their employees may be more alert and more productive.
— Smart Business, 2007

Benefits of Healthy Employees:

  • Improved productivity
  • Better concentration, focus and alertness
  • Enhanced employee morale
  • Higher energy level
  • Lower healthcare costs
  • Reduced absenteeism, lost time and fewer sick days
  • Less employee turnover
  • Fewer injuries, less human error and more harmonious work environment
  • Reduced stress

 

Wellness Programs = Savings

In a recent study, researchers at Brigham Young University found that for every dollar spent on employee wellness programs, employers receive three to four dollars in healthcare savings.