DALLAS, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Viverae®, a leader in workplace wellness technology, garnered two 2017 Edington CBIZ Next Practices Awards for innovation in workplace well-being. The awards are hosted by Edington Associates LLC in conjunction with CBIZ Employee Services Organization (ESO). Viverae's internal wellness program, WellAware, was recognized in both the self-leadership and operational leadership categories, demonstrating the company's commitment to creating a positive environment for building healthy habits. Viverae's wellness programs strike the perfect balance by offering a strong foundation to build from as well as the ability to evolve.
From the casual dress code to encourage physical activity during the day to providing fresh and nutritional food options, employees have unlimited opportunities to make better decisions about their health. Regardless of whether an employee is trying to eat healthier, relieve stress, or better manage existing conditions, Viverae's healthy culture supports employees by providing the tools and awareness to make informed decisions. Viverae's health coaches, 24/7 gym, healthy activities, and wellness portal—which benchmarks and tracks progress—combine to remove every barrier to health while keeping employees consistently engaged. By offering a variety of services and activities, employees can achieve wellness their way, on their own terms.
"Through daily discussions, we design and alter the program to fit the needs of our team and improve its effectiveness. This constant evolution is where we excel, as we continue to try new program elements that engage employees," said Mike Lamb, Viverae president and chief executive officer. "We know our products and services work because we use our amazing team as a test kitchen for some of the most innovative solutions in workplace wellness that spread from work to home."
In 2017, 1,647 online program activities were completed, including webinars, online courses, peer and company challenges, and targeted programs—averaging 6.8 activities per employee. Since January 1, 2017, Viverae employees have walked a total of 169,621,716 steps—almost 2.5 times around the earth.
Viverae is a workplace wellness technology company based in Dallas, Texas. Rooted in care and focused on reducing health risks, our innovative application empowers employers to create cultures of health and well-being. We bring clarity. We inspire. We support. Learn more: www.viverae.com.
Viverae's workplace wellness programs are compliant with Affordable Care Act requirements and applicable law, and National Committee for Quality Assurance and national health advocacy group standards.
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