Workplace Culture of Health

Connecting Wellbeing to Business Performance

Dec 2, 2016|

Two forces are converging in the management of employer‐based health and related benefits. As benefits professionals recognize the need to treat workforce health as something more than simply healthcare costs, they are expanding their focus to include dimensions such as absence from work, disability, employee performance and productivity. This broader view is influencing how these [...]

Beyond Health Risks: Workplace Climate, Stress, Health and Sick Days

May 30, 2013|

The Issue: Employers seeking to improve workforce productivity have focused on reducing health risks while often paying scant attention to how workplace climate contributes to both health and to absence. In this IBI research, we find that: Evidence: Using data over three years from a nationally-representative survey of employed adults, IBI investigated the direct [...]