Workplace wellness programmes
At Occupational Health Map we offer corporate wellness programmes delivered at your workplace within the Wellington, Lower Hutt, Kapiti, Porirua or Upper Hutt areas.
Benefits of worksite wellness programmes
Worksites are crucial to improving the health of their workers. Most adults spend more of their waking hours at work than anywhere else, making it a prime venue for promoting healthful habits.
The worksite organizational culture and environment are powerful influences on behavior and this needs to be put to use as a means of assisting employees to adopt a healthier lifestyle. Benefits of worksite wellness programme for employees include:
- Weight reduction
- Improved physical fitness
- Increased stamina
- Lower levels of stress
- Increased well-being, self-image and self-esteem
Employers can also benefit from worksite wellness programmes. According to recent research, employers’ benefits are:
- Enhanced recruitment and retention of healthy employees
- Reduced healthcare costs
- Decreased rates of illness and injuries
- Reduced employee absenteeism
- Improved employee relations and morale
- Increased productivity
Worksite wellness programmes can help support healthy behaviors.
Ask us about our healthy heart programme for: cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure, activity and lifestyle assessments.