How Boston Scientific stretches wellbeing to help prevent ergonomic injuries
How does Boston Scientific, a leading global medical technology company, engage its 3,500 employees in wellbeing and reduce ergonomic injuries on the job? By launching a customized ergonomic stretching program that helps employees address issues before they become more serious medical concerns.
Posted on December 20, 2018
Discover health screening options to reach all employees
Research shows that more than half of all employers include a health screening as part of their workplace wellness programs.
Why? Because when properly integrated with a worksite wellness plan, health screenings can help reduce health risks, improve health, reduce health care costs, and improve productivity and performance of the workforce.
Meet Vicky Herana-Rector, Program Manager, Lockheed Martin
Program Manager Vicky Herana-Rector applies a can-do approach and attitude to her work helping run the Lockheed Martin fitness facility in Sunnyvale, Calif. This applies both to the way she managers her team and to the way she interacts with members.
Meet Kristin Irby, Health Promotion Manager, Electrolux North America
Electrolux North America has more than 7,500 eligible employees in its wellness program. And most work in manufacturing facilities spread throughout the country. As a result of this dispersed population, Kristin Irby realized that she faced a significant challenge when she was hired in 2017 by HealthFitness as a Health Promotion Manager to oversee and implement the company’s Lux for Life
wellness and disease management program.
An inside look at Emory University’s wellbeing program
At HealthFitness, we work with the best and brightest organizations nationwide to improve health and wellbeing. Emory University—located in Atlanta—is top ranked among liberal arts colleges, graduate and professional schools and home to one of the world’s leading health care systems. Our partnership with Emory University supports employee health and wellbeing through the Healthy Emory program and the Blomeyer Health Fitness Center.