Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama was recently honored for having one of the best workforce health and well-being programs in the nation by the National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of 425 large U.S. employers.
Blue Cross is among 48 U.S. employers that received the 2017 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles® award. Blue Cross received a Gold Award for outstanding well-being strategy to improve workforce health initiatives with demonstrated results. This marks the eighth year Blue Cross has received a Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles® award.
Blue Cross' BeWell Program promotes a workforce culture that encourages individuals to make healthy lifestyle choices. Participation and outcome data indicate many employees continue to make lifestyle changes as a result of these wellness initiatives.