Wellness Council of Indiana Blog

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The Wellness Council Welcomes Erin Klaus-Morse!

Erin Klaus-Morse joined the Wellness Council of Indiana in November 2019 as Project Coordinator. Prior to joining the Wellness Council, Erin was the Impact & Grants Manager for Indiana United Ways, and also has experience working with refugee populations, and...

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Gallup Article: What Engaged Employees Do Differently

Most employees are not engaged -- only 15% worldwide and just 34% in the U.S. are engaged, Gallup research shows. To figure out what's gone wrong with their engagement, leaders should study the behaviors of their highly engaged employees: What are they doing that the...

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The Wellness Council of Indiana Welcomes Ashley O’Rourke!

We welcome Ashley O'Rourke as the new director for community and employer engagement! Ashley O’Rourke joined the Indiana Chamber of Commerce in October 2019 as Director of Community and Employer Engagement for the Wellness Council of Indiana.  Prior to joining the...

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Health Literacy Key Factor in Patient Financial Experience

[Read full story] Experts tout price transparency as the solution to patient financial experience woes, but health literacy must play a key role. By Sara Heath August 06, 2019 - The healthcare industry is falling short of creating positive patient financial...

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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

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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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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