Five simple steps that make a big difference

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Make healthy food available at work.

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Encourage and enable physical activity during the day.

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Promote and encourage annual health screenings.

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Set a tobacco-free campus-wide policy.

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Celebrate and reward participation and achievements.

Small Starts for Work

Build a happier, more productive team

Simple, affordable ways to make employees healthier

How it works

A selection of Healthier Tennessee Workplaces

Start a wellness program at your workplace.

Sign up and get the tools to become a recognized Healthier Tennessee Workplace.

Already have a workplace wellness program?

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What workplaces are saying

Some of Healthier Tennessee's happier employees tell their stories

Happier Employees

Boost satisfaction by encouraging and enabling employees to live healthier.

Some of Healthier Tennessee's healthier workplaces talk about workplace culture

A Stronger Team Culture

Help your most important asset—your team—live and work better.

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These active workplaces are gaining recognition for getting 
healthier in 2016.These active workplaces are gaining recognition for getting 
healthier in 2016.

Why It Matters

Recruit and retain employees

Build your reputation as a great place to work—for present and future employees.

Reduce healthcare costs

Healthy employees have fewer medical costs and cost less to insure. (So it’s good for your company’s health, too.)

Reduce Absenteeism

Healthy employees are less likely to get sick or injured—and less likely to miss work.

Increase Productivity

Reduced stress, increased energy, and stronger camaraderie make for a more productive team.

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Recognized Workplaces

WestCareState of Tennessee District Attorney General Russell JohnsonBledsoe County Schools
City of KingsportUnicoi County Health Department Bethel University Clarksville
Peak Wellness, LLCGoal AcademyAlpha Elementary School
Sullivan County Department of EducationHuff & Puff Trucking, IncTLM Associates, Inc.
Dyer County Board of EducationTakoma Regional HospitalHickman County Health Department
sumner county health dept. (portland clinic)Prevent Child Abuse TennesseeLifePoint Health Support Center
Fitness Point / St. Lukes East TN RehabCarroll County Health DepartmentSouthern Tennessee Regional Health System - Winchester
East Ridge Middle SchoolHubbard LLCTennessee Extension Monroe County
TN Extension-Coffee CountyTN Extension Marshall CountyMountain T.O.P.
Northeast Regional Health OfficeFlight Athletic AcademyBenchMark Physical Therapy
MPCParadigm GroupLipscomb University
Fortera Credit UnionSaint Thomas DeKalb HospitalMarvin Windows & Doors of Tennessee
Bake CraftersMurfreesboro Housing AuthorityStarr Regional Medical Center
CITY OF BROWNSVILLEKingsport City Schools