Wellness Council of Indiana Blog

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More to Do in Battle Against Opioids

The burning question – for employers and employees: Where do I go for help? In early 2018, the Wellness Council of Indiana (WCI) and the Indiana Chamber – in partnership with Gov. Holcomb – launched the Indiana Workforce recovery (IWR) initiative. The goal is to help...

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Featured Board Member of the Month – Kami Reuter

September 2019 (INDIANAPOLIS) — Nineteen organizations from across the state have qualified for AchieveWELL certification from the Wellness Council of Indiana, a subsidiary of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. These companies were honored this week at the 2019 Indiana...

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Opioid Crisis: Indiana Workforce Recovery Needs Your Input

Kami Reuter, wellness manager at CNO Financial Group, is one of the Wellness Council of Indiana’s newest members of the board of advisors. Her passion is to help others by developing and implementing meaningful programs that support healthy behaviors and foster a...

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Join the Raise It for Health Campaign!

The Indiana Workplace Substance Use & Recovery Survey is now open. The survey will assess business perceptions, attitudes, knowledge and practices as they relate to preventing and addressing substance abuse in Indiana workplaces. Associations and organizations...

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Featured Board Member of the Month – Jane Ellery

Join the Raise It for Health campaign! High health care costs are one of the top issues facing Hoosier businesses, employers and communities. The Wellness Council is helping to lead an Indiana campaign, Raise It for Health, to lower one of the leading contributors:...

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Drug Disposal Kits Available to Employers

Jane Ellery, Ball State University Board Member, Wellness Council of Indiana   Wellness Council of Indiana (WCI): How long have you been a board member of the Wellness Council of Indiana? Jane Ellery (JE): More than five years.   WCI: What do you enjoy most...

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Featured Board Member of the Month – Jim Roberts

Thank you to Indiana Workforce Recovery partner, Rx Abuse Leadership Initiative Indiana (RALI) for providing these convenient kits that allow for safe disposal of unused medications, thereby preventing drug misuse and protecting the environment. If your organization...

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Featured Board Member of the Month – Lisa Day

Board Member Spotlight Dr. Jim Roberts, Superintendent, Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation Board Member, Wellness Council of Indiana Wellness Council of Indiana (WCI): How long have you been a board member of the Wellness Council of Indiana? Jim Roberts (JR):...

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Featured Board Member of the Month – Linda Passmore

Lisa Day, Benefits and Wellness Specialist, Kimball International Board Member, Wellness Council of Indiana Wellness Council of Indiana (WCI): How long have you been a board member of the Wellness Council of Indiana? Lisa Day (LD): One year. WCI: What do you enjoy...

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Developing Your Wellness Communication Strategy

Jane Ellery, Ball State University Board Member, Wellness Council of Indiana   Wellness Council of Indiana (WCI): How long have you been a board member of the Wellness Council of Indiana? Jane Ellery (JE): More than five years.   WCI: What do you enjoy most...

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Featured Board Member of the Month – Heather Sittler

How do you promote and communicate your wellness initiatives? Even the greatest wellness program falls flat if no one knows about it. Every organization is different when it comes to the most effective way to communicate and promote its program. Ensure employees are...

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Featured Board Member of the Month – Natalie Martin

                Heather Sittler, health strategist, Hylant Board Member, Wellness Council of Indiana   Wellness Council of Indiana (WCI): How long have you been a board member of the Wellness Council of Indiana? Heather...

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Featured Board Member of the Month – Todd Shickel

September 2019 (INDIANAPOLIS) — Nineteen organizations from across the state have qualified for AchieveWELL certification from the Wellness Council of Indiana, a subsidiary of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. These companies were honored this week at the 2019 Indiana...

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