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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county & community efforts.

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Wellness Programs

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  •  941-624-7200

    Mailing Location

    1100 Loveland Boulevard 

    Port Charlotte, FL 33980

Worksite wellness is an employer supported initiative focused on taking measures to promote health and prevent development of chronic diseases. Healthcare costs are among the largest expenses facing Florida businesses. It is important now more than ever that businesses take an active role in their employee’s health and wellness. 

Worksite Wellness Program services include:

Assessment of employer and employee needs, interests, and health risks

Development of health initiatives related to results of the assessment

Health Education provided through “Lunch and Learns” and other office communications

Topics may include:

  • weight management
  • general nutrition
  • stress management
  • physical activity
  • women’s and men’s health issues

Designation of Wellness “Warriors” to sustain participation

Ongoing promotion of internal wellness program initiatives

Evaluation of wellness initiatives as they contribute to business success

By providing employees with health education and a supportive, healthy work environment, businesses are able to maximize profits and increase productivity.