Rosecrance Recognized as one of the Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America

Rosecrance was recently recognized  as  one  of  the  Healthiest  100  Workplaces  in  America,  at an  awards  program  presented  by  Springbuk®. Locally, Rosecrance won the Illinois’ healthiest employer award for 500-1,499 employees and nationally, Rosecrance ranked 26th out of 100.

The  top  one  hundred  workplaces  were  honored  at  the  Fitbit  Captivate  Conference  in  Chicago  on  September  20th.  The  winning  organizations  were  acknowledged  for  their  commitment  to  employee  health  and  exceptional  corporate  wellness  programming.

“At Rosecrance we strive to create a healthier, stronger workforce, which allows us to provide the best possible care to our clients,” explains Kristin Hamblock, Rosecrance Director of Compensation and Benefits.

She adds, “It’s been rewarding to see our Wellness Program grow and to witness staff utilize the program to make positive changes. Our workplace culture really celebrates the idea that a healthy lifestyle also means a happy one.”

Over  1,000  of  America’s  top  wellness  programs  were  evaluated  for  this  award  across  the  country.  Award  applicants  were  evaluated  across  six  key  categories:  Culture  and  Leadership  Commitment,  Foundational  Components,  Strategic  Planning,  Marketing  and  Communications,  Programming  and  Interventions,  and  lastly,  Reporting  and  Analytics.  Applicants  were  evaluated  with  the  proprietary  Healthiest  Employers®  Index,  a  1-100  rubric  for  wellness  programming.

By  winning  this  award,  Rosecrance is  recognized  as  one  of  the  best  of  the  best  in  worksite  health  nationally and considered an  exemplary  leader  for  the  effectiveness  of  its wellness  initiatives.

“At Rosecrance, we take pride in creating an atmosphere centered on hope, healing and happiness not only for clients, but our employees too,” says Rosecrance President/CEO Philip Eaton. “Health is the most integral part of our mission and culture, and this award affirms that it’s at the heart of everything we do.”

“This  year’s  winners  comprise  our  strongest  class  of  healthy  workplaces  since  we  launched  the  program  nine  years  ago,”  says Rod  Reasen,  co-founder  of  the  Healthiest  Employers®  Award  Program  and  Springbuk.  “This  year’s  Healthiest  100  Workplaces  include  organizations  as  small  as  19  full-time  employees  and  as  large  as  over  150,000  employees.  They  span  nearly  every  industry,  size,  geography  and  include  both  private  and  public  organizations.”