With the rising cost of group healthcare insurance, employers are having to get creative in order to help offset this increase in cost.
One way that many businesses have been able to gain some control over the cost of group healthcare insurance is by making a commitment to create a healthy workplace.
The Demand for a Healthy Workplace is on the Rise
According to a recent survey conducted by Wells Fargo Insurance, 51 percent of companies are currently offering a wellness program to employees to encourage a healthy workplace. And this desire for a healthy workplace certainly goes two ways as another survey conducted by HealthMine indicated that 75 percent of employees want their employers to offer health and wellness incentives.