Five simple steps that make a big difference

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Make healthy food available at work.

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Encourage and enable physical activity during the day.

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Promote and encourage annual health screenings.

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Set a tobacco-free campus-wide policy.

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Celebrate and reward participation and achievements.

Small Starts for Work

Build a happier, more productive team

Simple, affordable ways to make employees healthier

How it works

A selection of Healthier Tennessee Workplaces

Start a wellness program at your workplace.

Sign up and get the tools to become a recognized Healthier Tennessee Workplace.

Already have a workplace wellness program?

Go team! Just sign up to tell us about it and to gain recognition for what you’re already doing.

What workplaces are saying

Happier employees

Boost satisfaction by encouraging and enabling employees to live healthier.

A stronger team culture

Help your most important asset—your team—live and work better.

Get your workplace on the map

These active workplaces are gaining recognition for getting 
healthier in 2016.

Why It Matters

Recruit and retain employees

Build your reputation as a great place to work—for present and future employees.

Reduce healthcare costs

Healthy employees have fewer medical costs and cost less to insure. (So it’s good for your company’s health, too.)

Reduce Absenteeism

Healthy employees are less likely to get sick or injured—and less likely to miss work.

Increase Productivity

Reduced stress, increased energy, and stronger camaraderie make for a more productive team.

Ready to get started?


Recognized Workplaces

Leadership TennesseeTN Extension Marshall CountyK-VA-T Food Stores, INC
HealthwaysClinton Utilities BoardSantas Helpers
BancorpSouthPepsiE.T. Reavis & Son
Parker Carpet CleaningFinney's Floor and Home CenterUrban Desgin
Moran HouseState FarmSole Supports inc
TN Extension Bedford CountyThe University of Tennessee Health Science CenterTAFCE - Coffee County - Noah Club
TAFCE-Coffee County-Blanton's ChapelAssociation for Family and Community Education, Manchester GAAM Wealth Advisors
Unicoi County Health DepartmentCity of TullahomaNortheast Elementary
TN Extension-Coffee CountyCarter & Johnson County Health DepartmentsParadigm Group
Mountain ChallengeAthens-McMinn Family YMCAPutnam County Northeast
United Way of McMinn & Meigs CountiesHawkins County Health DepartmentCracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. (ARCHIVED)
TN Extension-JohnsonSoutheastern Pant, LLCEtowah City School
TN Extension OvertonUnited Way of Williamson CountyCherokee Health Systems
International PaperMarvin Windows & Doors of TennesseeGreater Memphis Chamber
McMinn County HDLauderdale County Health DepartmentWashington County-Johnson City Health Department
Wilson County Health DepartmentTrousdale County Health DepartmentSouthern college of optometry
B&H Wealth StrategiesLSSD-Walter J. BairdLewisburg
Haywood County Health DepartmentSt Thomas Hickman Medical ClinicTN. Extension McMinn
UCORHumboldt Junior Senior High SchoolStigall Primary
East ElementaryGiles County Health DepartmentLSSD- Castle Heights Elementary
Lenoir City High SchoolBedford County Health DepartmentGibson County Special School District
Elkton CafehamiltonextDyer School
Medina Middle SchoolWest TN Regional Health OfficeNew Providence Middle School
Ringgold Elementary SchoolUnited Way of Greater KingsportNorth American Credit Services, Inc.
redpepperHardin County Health DepartmentCentury 21 Roberson Realty
KHRATennova Healthcare Lebanon, Behavioral Health ServicesGibson County Health Department- Milan
Dyer County Health DepartmentSumner County Health Department (Hendersonville)Cigna
Lake County Health Department Little River Trading Co. / Cycology BicyclesMontgomery County Health Department
Crockett County Health DepartmentHampshire Unit SchoolOasis Medical Center
Tennova Healthcare -ClarksvilleBurk I.T.Cookeville Regional Medical Center
Grainger County Health DepartmentHickman County Justice CenterShelby County Government
Rutherford County GovernmentFranklin Synergy BankSignal Centers
Vanderbilt UniversityTN Extension - WilliamsonWaves, Inc.
Roane County Health DepartmentMiddle Tennessee State UniversityUT/TSU Extension, Rutherford County
Washington County Dept. of EducationMarshall County Health DepartmentNortheast State Community College
Morgan County Health DepartmentMt. Juliet Chamber of CommerceMetropolitan Inter-Faith Association
Dayton City SchoolRon Travis NationwideTN Extension Crockett County
Pittman Center Elementary SchoolDowntown Kingsport AssociationTown of Smyrna
Charlie Brooks State FarmRhea County GovernmentRutherford County Health Department
Governor's Square MallCracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc.Rutherford County Government-Risk Management
Jefferson Lock and SafeRutherford County Wellness CouncilHickman County UT Extension
ChassixWhitworth Buchanan Middle SchoolMurfreesboro City Schools
The Carlstar GroupHardeman County Health DeptA City of Grace
Riverview Regional Medical CenterTrousdale Medical CenterNorthridge FCE Club
Hillhouse Graphic Design, LLCMaury Regional Medical CenterUT-TSU Extension- Bledsoe County
Tullahoma Police DepartmentGatlinburg Recreation DepartmentJefferson County Health Department
Strata-G, LLCFirst Citizens National BankCity of Memphis Government
Hamblen County Health DepartmentDickson Community ClinicWestRock Chattanooga
Miller IndustriesCumberland Marketing, LLCWilder Youth Development Center
Gateway To IndependenceWhite & Associates Insurance Bank of Tennessee
Bolivar General Hospitalfayette county health departmentClarksville Parks and Recreation
Sumner Regional Medical CenterSouthwest Human Resource AgencyLaGoshen Childcare Learning Center
Children and Family Services, Inc Tennessee Department of Health West Regional Office Henderson County Health Department
Chester County Health DepartmentTipton County Health DepartmentGibson County Health Department- Trenton
McNairy County Health DepartmentProvidence Medical Clinic of KingsportVolunteer Energy Cooperative
VHANQuinco Mental Health CenterBargain Barn, Inc.
Anderson County Government Martin & Zerfoss, IncCity of Jackson
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Jackson ChamberCovenant Health
PlayCoreYounger AssociatesShawmut Corporation
Bethel UniversityLivingston Regional HospitalPancoast Benefits
Onlife Health, Inc.Sullivan County Regional Health DepartmentMemphis Business Group on Health
WalgreensWC Schools-SouthsideCB&S Bank
BAE Systems Indian Path Health Resources CenterGirl Scouts of Middle Tennessee
Greater Kingsport Family YMCALake County Board of EducationSouthern Tennessee Regional Health System - Lawrenceburg
Bayer Consumer HealthMorning PointeOlin
CASA of Dickson CountyHealthy Kingsport Resolute Forest Products
Active Family & Sports Chiropractic PLLCCity of HendersonvilleRoane Medical Center
DeKalb County Government