Currituck County Worksite Wellness program is designed to increase the health and productivity of its employees.
Did you know that 40% of the county’s health care costs are driven by preventable lifestyle-related behaviors of our employees? With rising health care costs, it is in the best interest of every county employee to engage in some sort of health wellness program to help maintain or lower the county health care costs in the future..
Participants in the Currituck County Worksite Wellness Program will see benefits to:
- Lower risk of chronic conditions
- Weight loss
- Improved cardio-respiratory and muscular fitness
- Improved mental alertness
- Reduced depression
- Less stress
- Better sleep
- Increased Energy
- Increased employee morale
- Increased employee loyalty
- Reduced health care costs
- Reduced job related accidents
- Reduced absenteeism
- Increased productivity
Our program is designed to integrate physical activity programs with lectures, screening and special interest programs. These can include weight loss, smoking cessation, stress management, healthful eating, immunizations, physical examinations, and chronic disease management.
Please join in the County Wellness Program and take responsibility for your own health and help the county contain its health care cost.