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2014-06-26 12:24:51

EXPORT, Pa., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- FS-Elliott Co., LLC, a leading manufacturer of centrifugal air and gas compressors, was recently named one of the healthiest employers in Western Pennsylvania by the Pittsburgh Business Times. As part of their Healthiest Employers Awards Program, this annual award honors local organizations for their commitment to creating a healthy workplace for their employees. Among the factors contributing to FS-Elliott's selection is their...

2014-06-04 12:28:47

High participation can be achieved regardless of industry, company size, and geographic concentration according to analysis from The Vitality Group CHICAGO, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies with the highest level of employee engagement in workplace wellness programs have a strong communication strategy, offer a combination of up front incentives, and use employee rewards. These are among the findings of an in-depth statistical analysis conducted by The Vitality Group, part of the...

2014-04-23 12:25:21

Pedometers, activity trackers, and smartphone applications on the rise CHICAGO, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- People of all ages, weight and gender are embracing wearable fitness devices offering real-time data to track their physical activity according to a three-year analysis from The Vitality Group, part of the world's first and largest incentive-based wellness program. To better understand how the latest trends in digital health are impacting employees, The Vitality Group conducted...

2014-01-15 08:28:36

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Geneia today announced that the company has been chosen to present at the Keystone Health Promotion Conference, a three-day health promotion and personal wellness conference for school districts, hospitals and employers. Geneia health education consultant Nicole Hunt, RD, LDN and registered dietitian Amanda Dolan, MS, RDN, LDN, will talk with attendees about the company's proprietary Worksite Nutrition Culture Assessment. Geneia's Worksite...

2013-06-14 23:03:38

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is becoming law in 2014, meaning that employers of all sizes are scrambling to decode the regulations and determine how to conform to the new guidelines. Wellness initiatives are an important part in cost-containment strategies for employer groups, but it is important to understand various incentive programs and how to track their successes. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Healthcare reform is set to take affect on January 1st, 2014 and while most insurance...

2013-04-12 23:01:07

Revolutionizing the way that smaller employer groups (those under 200) can manage their population's whole health, Healthentic introduces the Wellness Decision Engine Spark product. The Spark allows benefit managers to understand their population's health through self-reported and demographic-driven health information. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 12, 2013 Until now, companies with fewer than 200 employees have been unable to accurately gauge the health of their population, unless their...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.