ADDISON, Texas, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Concentra was recently announced as a silver winner in the third-annual Health at Work Awards, sponsored by ComPsych Corporation. Concentra was selected based on its wellness program's comprehensiveness, accessibility, promotion, participation rates and achieved results.
Concentra, a leader in on-site occupational health solutions, was honored for its commitment to better health and wellness among its own employees. The company's health and wellness programs are implemented at all of its 320 nationwide locations as well as its corporate office. Some of the programs include a "Know Your Numbers" campaign to increase employee health awareness; a "Snack Attack" campaign encouraging better vending machine food choices; routine blood drives; and walking initiatives.
"Employers continue to advance their wellness programs in the mission to control health costs," said Dr. Richard A. Chaifetz, chairman and CEO of ComPsych. "This year's entries showed a great deal of ingenuity, with programs aimed at both getting employees involved and keeping them engaged. We applaud Concentra for promoting health and wellness in the workplace, and improving the lives of its employees."
The Health at Work Awards are presented by the ComPsych Corporation, the world's largest provider of employee assistance programs and worldwide leader in GuidanceResources(R) (EAPs, behavioral health, work-life, wellness and crisis intervention services). Concentra was one of 12 Silver-level winners, with more than 30 companies competing.
Concentra is a leading health care company that strives to make health care accessible and affordable. The company, through its affiliated providers, offers a broad range of services that provide quality patient care for work-related injuries while containing the rising costs of occupational health care and workers' compensation. The company operates 320 medical centers in 40 states and more than 270 on-site medical facilities at employer locations throughout the nation. Through its affiliated providers, Concentra also provides urgent care services at a growing number of its medical center locations to serve the gap between primary care physicians and the emergency room. http://www.concentra.com.
Founded in 1984, ComPsych is the world's largest provider of employee assistance programs (EAPs) and is the leading provider of fully integrated EAP, behavioral health, work-life, wellness, crisis intervention services and outsourced HR solutions under the GuidanceResources brand. ComPsych provides services to more than 25 million individuals and 10,000 organizations throughout the U.S. and 92 countries. Clients range from the Fortune 500 to smaller public and private concerns as well as government entities and Taft-Hartley groups. ComPsych creates "Build-to-Suit" programs which help employers attract and retain employees as well as improve employee productivity and performance. For more information, visit http://www.compsych.com.
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