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 . . .
(Royal Oak) – Wellco has been recognized as one of the 2011 “Michigan 50 Companies to Watch,” an awards program sponsored by the Edward Lowe Foundation and presented by Michigan Celebrates Small Business. Wellco will be honored at an awards ceremony during the seventh annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business event, April 28 in Lansing, Mich. . . .
The prestigious Human Resource Executive Magazine’s recent publication featured Wellco in their cover story, “Bending the Trend.” Wellco’s HealthHammer was highlighted as a wellness evaluation system and ROI assessment for C-suite members and boards who want hard proof of ROI. Human Resources Magazine provides news, strategies and resources for senior HR executives. You can find . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
Ordinarily, companies can expect 2010 medical costs to increase by 7 percent, according to a recent report by Health Affairs. Not so at AJ Danboise – a Farmington Hills plumbing, heating, cooling and electrical company that reduced overall medical costs by 34% over 3-years with Wellco. Read the full story. Ordinarily, companies can expect 2010 . . .
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 . . .