How To Optimize Employee Health And Keep Your Day Job

How can a leading nonprofit human service agency optimize employee health resources without expensive technology or training?  Continue on for a short video by Judson Center’s Chief Operating Officer, Sean de Four.

Bosco’s Pizza Company Creates Recipe for Healthier Employees With Wellco

Bosco’s Pizza Co. became a national phenomenon by selling millions of pizzas and their famous Bosco’s Stick every week to fans in school lunchrooms across the nation. The secret behind their tremendous success has always been the quality of their product and the treatment of their employees.  That quality extends to the support of team … Read moreBosco’s Pizza Company Creates Recipe for Healthier Employees With Wellco

Hockey Legend’s Death Brings Awareness

Retired Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks tough guy Bob Probert died recently after an apparent heart attack while boating with his family. He was just 45 years old. Does it feel like heart disease victims are becoming younger and you’re getting older? The devastation of losing a loved one unexpectedly has become more frequent … Read moreHockey Legend’s Death Brings Awareness

The One Thing to Save Health Care

Remember the movie “City Slickers?” During one of the better scenes, Curly (Jack Palance) tells Mitch (Billy Crystal) that life is about “one thing,” but you have to find out just what that thing is for yourself. Mitch spends the rest of the movie looking for his “one thing” and ends up much better as … Read moreThe One Thing to Save Health Care

New Interview with Nation’s Leading ROI Expert, Dr. Ron Goetzel

In this new WellnessROI – Superstars of Wellness interview, Wellco’s  Scott Foster interviews Ron Goetzel, Ph.D., Director, Emory University Institute for Health and Productivity Studies and Vice President of Consulting and Applied Research, Thomson Reuters.  Dr. Goetzel describes the latest evidence, most important advice and top strategies to achieve ROI with your employee health and … Read moreNew Interview with Nation’s Leading ROI Expert, Dr. Ron Goetzel

Companies Criticize Employees For Benefit Costs & Want Help

Poor Employee health behavior is the biggest concern regarding health benefits and affordability according to 2/3 of employers in a recent survey by the National Business Group on Health and Towers Watson.  The next biggest concerns, by 41% of companies, are poor utilization of preventive services, expensive catastrophic care and end-of-life treatment. Fifty-eight percent of … Read moreCompanies Criticize Employees For Benefit Costs & Want Help

Wellness Becomes Law

The House and Senate have approved the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Senate Bill and are expecting President Obama’s signature by the end of April. The 2,000 page, $940 million plan includes 6 corporate wellness provisions that will remain law regardless of what happens to the bill.  With much debate over national spending, coverage … Read moreWellness Becomes Law

Prestigious Wellness Conference Highlights Cost Control

The 29th Annual Wellness in the Workplace Conference was recently held in Ann Arbor Michigan and sponsored by the University of Michigan Health Management Research Center (HMRC).  The conference highlighted wellness programs from leading organizations such as Pitney Bowes and Lincoln Industries. Dee Edington, Ph.D., Director, HMRC called businesses to action with the following key … Read morePrestigious Wellness Conference Highlights Cost Control