Category: Biometric Screenings

The Benefits of a Biometric Screening for Employers

The benefits of biometric screening in the workplace are numerous. This is especially true if you have a corporate wellness program already in place. As an employer, you aren’t able to access the specific health data of your workforce due to privacy laws, but you can see an overview of  your entire company’s health. You’ll […]

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Research Shows Workplace Wellness Programs can Cut Short-Term Disability Claims & Employee Absences

Workplace Wellness

More great news for fans of workplace wellness looking to prove that it really does have a valuable ROI: recent data is supporting just that, showing that an effective workplace wellness program can cut short-term disability claims and lower employee absenteeism. The catch? For programs to really be effective, top management needs to buy-in. Read up […]

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Incorporating Nutrition Into Your Workplace Wellness Program

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March is celebrated as National Nutrition Month, and it’s the ideal time for employers and employees to learn more about healthy eating. If your workplace currently has a wellness program or you are looking to add one, you might be interested in how nutrition can fit into your program. We have some tips for adding […]

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Tips for Encouraging Your Employees to be Less Sedentary

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In our last post, we shared some troubling statistics about how small businesses are slow to embrace workplace wellness trends. One wellness initiative that small businesses could easily implement? Encouraging their employees to be a little less sedentary. As our last post explored, the sedentary lifestyle can contribute to a number of health concerns, including […]

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Promote Women’s Heart Disease Awareness on National Wear Red Day

Heart Health

Friday, February 6 is the 12th annual National Wear Red Day, started by the American Heart Association and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. In order to promote women’s heart health and spread awareness of the disease that kills 1 in 3 women each year, these organizations encourage women and men across the United States […]

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4 Workplace Wellness Trends to Watch for in 2015

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We’re only two weeks into 2015, but at ARCpoint Labs, we’re thinking about the big picture. Forward-thinking is a key part of workplace wellness; it’s all about helping your employees discover their health risks so they can take the right preventative measures and make positive lifestyle changes to ensure a longer life. Today, we’re outlining the […]

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Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is coming (or has come, depending on the weather where you live). While some people love the chill and snowfall, others dread the next few months for the sniffles and sickness, holiday weight gain,  and seasonal stir-craziness. Here’s what your workplace wellness program can do to help your employees cope with whatever winter brings.

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How to Make Your Workplace Wellness Program More Effective

Studies have shown that workplace wellness programs can be very effective, leading to lower healthcare costs and fewer trips to the doctor or hospital. It seems that workplaces are starting to realize the many benefits to workplace wellness programs, as evidenced by the higher number of companies who are offering financial incentives for participation. We’re […]

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