ROCKFORD – Rosecrance was recently recognized as Illinois’ Healthiest Employer at an awards program presented by Springbuk®, Crain’s Chicago Business and Cigna. Rosecrance won the Illinois’ healthiest employer award for an organization with 500-1,499 employees.
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, “Our workplace culture really celebrates the idea that a healthy lifestyle also means a happy one.”
The Illinois' Healthiest Employers Awards is a corporate wellness program that encourages healthier lifestyles through biometric, fitness, nutrition and other health-related educational advice that emphasize preventing illness and prolonging life. Over 8,000 employers of all sizes across 45 cities participate in this program nationwide.
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 are categorized by number of employees so that organizations compete against like-sized organizations.
By winning this award, Rosecrance is recognized as one of the best of the best in worksite health 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.”