Wellness Incentives: Untangling the Controversies

  For a downloadable and sharable guide of the report below, follow this link       A 2014 study by Fidelity Investments and the National Business Group on Health reported that employers planned to increase incentive budgets for employee wellness programs by 15% compared with 2013. Moreover, the study reported that incentive spending more … Read moreWellness Incentives: Untangling the Controversies

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

CDC Awards $9M in Wellness Grants

About 100 employers across the nation will be provided with comprehensive wellness programs, as a result of $9 million  in grant funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  The grant is designed to boost health conditions and combat the associated costs to businesses. Companies of various sizes across 7 national regions will … Read moreCDC Awards $9M in Wellness Grants

Wellco Receives 50 Companies to Watch Award

(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. … Read moreWellco Receives 50 Companies to Watch Award

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