Baptist Easley earns workplace health excellence recognition

EASLEY — Baptist Easley Hospital successfully met all the requirements to earn Prevention Partners’ WorkHealthy America Excellence Recognition for a second year. This is the highest honor for worksite wellness as deemed by Prevention Partners in conjunction with the South Carolina Hospital Association’s Working Well initiative.

Baptist Easley achieved As in all four areas: physical activity, nutrition, tobacco free and culture of wellness. The organization attained recognition by integrating wellness into the core functions of day to day operations, providing policies, programs, and benefits that support employee health and optimize employee productivity.

Employee wellness and community health manager Kelly Price leads the hospital’s efforts to provide a dedicated environment where all employees can make healthy choices every day.