LiveWell at Work, formerly known as WellBusiness, recognizes Catawba County workplaces that are committed to improving employee health and wellness.
The LiveWell at Work application is designed to give a broad overview of a company’s wellness efforts. The topic sections are based on standards for worksite wellness in the areas of:
Businesses of all sizes, structures, and industries located entirely or in part in Catawba County are encouraged to apply. To be eligible for Gold, Silver, or Bronze LiveWell at Work designation, companies must:
The following businesses received 2019 WellBusiness designations:
The Bloom Award
In 2019, the WellBusiness Advisory Council created the Bloom Award to recognize one business who had gone above and beyond to make wellness a part of their workforce. The 2019 Bloom Award recipient was Gaston Family Health Services. Gaston Family Health Services has a kickball team, softball team, dodgeball team, soccer team and a hiking club. They participate in nutritional challenges and for events like their annual 5k they encourage their employees to bring their families. They also support all of the counties in which they serve by participating in the Goat Island Games and 5k, Missions for Mercy, Back to School Bash and MOM dental events.
LiveWell at Work
The work group provides guidance and leadership for LiveWell at Work. The work group updates and improves the application, reviews application submissions, determines networking event topics, and drives overall improvement and growth for LiveWell at Work. Work group members include representatives from:
Catawba County Chamber of Commerce
Catawba Radiological Associates
Catawba Valley Health System
Frye Regional Medical Center
Martin Starnes & Associates
If you would like would like additional information or have questions, please contact:
Lindsay Stockman, CSAPC
Community Health Coordinator