Riverview Health recently received the Four Star AchieveWELL Award from the Wellness Council of Indiana at the 2016 Indiana Health and Wellness Summit.
“It’s certainly a top priority to foster a culture of health and wellness within our organization,” said Mindi Matthews, director of Health & Wellness at Riverview Health. “Our wellness programs help our employees improve their health and quality of life in the workplace and at home. More importantly, as we lead by example, we’re able to set the right tone of healthy living for our community.”
The Wellness Council of Indiana developed AchieveWELL to assist employers in creating a corporate culture that encourages and supports employee health through worksite wellness programs. To achieve the Four Star AchieveWELL Award, Riverview Health demonstrated its commitment toward this important initiative and met specific criteria, which include creating programs to address chronic disease management issues, community involvement and increasing health education.
Riverview Health is comprised of a full-service, 156-bed hospital in Noblesville and a hospital in Westfield with 20 beds. Also included are 23 primary, immediate and specialty-care facilities in Hamilton County. Riverview Health provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in more than 35 healthcare specialties and has been frequently recognized for its clinical and service excellence. National achievements include Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery award (2019) and Outstanding Patient Experience award (2017-2018). Leapfrog Group awarded Riverview Health an A grade—the highest grade possible—for patient safety in 2017. As one of the largest employers in Hamilton County, Riverview Health recently received the Five-Star AchieveWELL Award through the Wellness Council of Indiana and was honored at the 2017 Indiana Health and Wellness Summit.