Adults in the United States spending more than half of their waking life at work. This provides employers a unique opportunity to impact the health and wellness of their employees.
In today’s public health climate of a growing healthcare costs, it is evident that more attention needs to be given to eating healthfully and staying active, especially due to a busy work schedule. By offering Preventive PLUS’s Employee Weight Management Program, your company can lead the way in facilitating a new business culture of health and wellness that employees can carry into their personal lives.
The cost & consequences of obesity
Recent national statistics demonstrate that approximately 60% of all Americans are at least 10% over their ideal weight. Obesity is a growing national concern in medicine both from a physical and emotional standpoint. This is most likely affecting your company. The cost and consequences of obesity is costing employers like yourself millions of dollars in lost productivity and health care claims each year.
Preventive plus can help your company
Accumulative healthcare Costs
Recent national reports detail that a sustained 10% weight loss will in-fact reduce an overweight person’s lifetime medical costs by $2200-$5300 due to lowering costs associated with hypertension, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, stroke, and high cholesterol. With the Preventive PLUS Weight Management strategy we can track measurable differences in these bio-metric parameters including blood pressure, glucose, and lipid panels, in as little as a few months. employees’ have more energy and improved health, while employers find reduced absenteeism and improved presenteeism, and a direct reduction in overall health care costs.
Our weight management program works
Our weight management program is up-to four times more effective that most commercial programs and can provide similar weight loss results as lap bands or gastric sleeve surgeries, but without the surgery. This being due to the fact that our program focuses on a lifestyle change, our goal is not only to achieve effective weight loss, but to provide a foundation for long term weight maintenance. Many co-morbid diseases such as blood pressure, cholesterol, certain cancer risk and cardiovascular risks are simultaneously impacted.
Engagement is the key
Our professional team
Our professional staff will provide the friendly support, strategies and all the solution your employees will need along with a way to achieve a slimmer and healthier body.
We have weight management programs for men and women and once your employees’ reach their goal, we have a post-reduction maintenance program that’s allows them to fortify the behavioural changes taught during the weight loss period with the view of achieving long term results. When your employees complete our program they will have the tools, knowledge, and an efficient metabolism to manage their new healthy body weight for a lifetime.