Because wellness belongs in the workplace
In this issue:
Health, disability, life, vision and dental benefits are popular benefits, along with 401Ks and profit sharing. But where does financial wellness fit in, and why is it needed?
A lot has happened over the ten years since Black River Memorial Hospital started its wellness programming. Becky Windsor, PTA, remembers the very beginning.
Uncomfortable noise levels, temperatures, light and other annoyances in the workplace environment can be bad enough individually. Combined, they can create considerable stress. How much?
Health issues like cancer tend to get a lot of attention, with pink ribbons and high-profile campaigns. But all cancers together don’t add up to the number of deaths from heart disease. Boom. There you have it… the urgent need for this challenge.