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Witham Health Services Recognized as one of the Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America®
Lebanon, IN – 10-9-18 – Witham Health Services has been recognized as one of the Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America, an awards program presented by Springbuk®. The top one hundred workplaces were honored at the Fitbit Captivate Conference in Chicago on September 20th. The winning organizations were honored for their commitment to employee health and exceptional corporate wellness programming. Over 1,000 of America’s top wellness programs were evaluated for this award across the country.
Award applicants were evaluated across six key categories: Culture and Leadership Commitment, Foundational Components, Strategic Planning, Marketing and Communications, Programming and Interventions, and lastly, Reporting and Analytics.
Applicants were evaluated with the proprietary Healthiest Employers® Index, a 1-100 rubric for wellness programming. These organizations have achieved lasting success through a wide array of employee wellness initiatives and corporate wellness programs.
"The Wellness programs that Witham offers its employees and the community continue to grow because of the hard work, enthusiasm and knowledge of our Wellness Coordinator and her team and because of the acceptance of area businesses, schools and hospital realizing the benefits. Through the Community Health Needs Assessment a need for wellness initiatives was identified. Witham responded by developing effective community focused programs to meet those needs. Witham is proud to be able to impact our community in such a positive way." said Dr. Raymond Ingham, Ph.D., President/CEO Witham Health Services.
By winning this award, Witham Health Services is recognized as one of the best of the best in worksite health nationally. The Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America award culminates the conclusion of the year-long wellness awards program that Healthiest Employers® hosts in over 40 cities across the United States. Each of the winning companies is considered an exemplary leader for the effectiveness of their population health and wellness initiatives.
“Witham was named #22 in America. I’m so grateful for our incredible Wellness team, the support of our leadership and I’m so proud of everything we’ve been able to do so far and really look forward to the things we can do in the future for our employees and patients.” said Trina Rose, Wellness Coordinator at Witham Health Services.
“This year’s winners comprise our strongest class of healthy workplaces since we launched the program nine years ago,” said Rod Reasen, co-founder of the Healthiest Employers® Award Program and Springbuk. “This year’s Healthiest 100 Workplaces include organizations as small as 19 full-time employees and as large as over 150,000 employees. They span nearly every industry, size, geography and include both private and public organizations.” “Witham is grateful for this recognition. Supporting the wellness of our employees and the communities we serve is integral to our mission to improve health through excellence and personalize care.” said Emily M. Rogers, Director, Human Resources Witham Health Services.
About Witham Health Services
Witham Health Services is a community health care organization whose purpose is to collaborate with other community providers to serve the health care needs of the citizens of Boone County while continually seeking to improve the quality of care they provide and to maintain their viability. The vision of WHS is to be a vital and caring community hospital responding to the changing health care environment as well as the diverse and changing needs of the growing community. Witham Health Services is committed to high quality care and to continuous learning and improvement. The interactions between staff, patients and their families are characterized by mutual respect, honesty, integrity and trust.
About Springbuk, Inc.
Springbuk is a health intelligence software that empowers everyone in an employer’s health ecosystem to glean actionable insights to improve their population’s wellbeing and contain claims costs. Their software is leveraged by employers, insurance brokers, onsite clinics, Third-Party Administrators, and wellness vendors to identify avoidable medical and Rx spend. These insights allow every stakeholder to make smarter decisions re
garding the health of their employee populations. Each year, Springbuk administers the
Healthiest Employers® Award Program across the US to honor the nation’s most dedicated employers in bettering their worksite health and wellness programs. Learn more at www.Springbuk.com.