Michigan Forms Statewide Wellness Council

The Michigan Wellness Council (MWC) was formed after five years of regional growth and requests from stakeholders across the state to centralize corporate health and wellness best practices.  Momentum has been accelerating due to the national prevention strategy and wellness grant provisions of the Affordable Care Act. Its mission is to inspire the successful integration … Read moreMichigan Forms Statewide Wellness Council

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.

Who is the healthiest one of all?

You might think of Craige, my father-in-law, as the proverbial picture of health.  At 57 years of age with regular checkups, healthy eating and exercise, Craige’s lifestyle couldn’t be healthier – or could it? I can picture my most recent phone conversation with Craige as he was talking about how hard he tries to plan … Read moreWho is the healthiest one of all?

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

3 Key Questions to Effectively Evaluate and Improve Benefits

Question # 1:  Do you have associates that aren’t as healthy as they think they are? Despite their best intentions and regular medical visits, your employees are not as healthy as they think they are, not even close!  We have never finished a single day of HealthHammer testing without finding a handful of “walking time … Read more3 Key Questions to Effectively Evaluate and Improve Benefits

Home Sick – How families and health impact your bottom line

I have been trying to get my dad to see his doctor more and live healthier for more than 20 years but he didn’t wasn’t very receptive (perhaps as deserved revenge for me not listening to him as much as I should have growing up).  Dad would say, “I only need to go to the … Read moreHome Sick – How families and health impact your bottom line

Health Care Strategies Summit Unites Experts

The Health Care Strategies Summit recently provided straightforward solutions to the most difficult health care problems faced by businesses today through presentation and panel discussion from  the following leading physician, health system executive and wellness expert. Scott Foster, President, Wellco Tom Brisse, Senior Vice President and Hospital Director, William Beaumont Hospital Troy Earlexia Norwood, MD … Read moreHealth Care Strategies Summit Unites Experts

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

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