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?

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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

TAFCE - Coffee County - Noah ClubTAFCE-Coffee County-Blanton's ChapelAssociation for Family and Community Education, Manchester
GAAM Wealth AdvisorsUnicoi County Health DepartmentCity of Tullahoma
Northeast ElementaryTN Extension-Coffee CountyCarter & Johnson County Health Departments
Paradigm GroupMountain ChallengeAthens-McMinn Family YMCA
Putnam County NortheastUnited Way of McMinn & Meigs CountiesHawkins County Health Department
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. (ARCHIVED)TN Extension-JohnsonSoutheastern Pant, LLC
Etowah City SchoolTN Extension OvertonUnited Way of Williamson County
Cherokee Health SystemsInternational PaperMarvin Windows & Doors of Tennessee
Greater Memphis ChamberMcMinn County HDLauderdale County Health Department
Washington County-Johnson City Health DepartmentWilson County Health DepartmentTrousdale County Health Department
Southern college of optometryB&H Wealth StrategiesLSSD-Walter J. Baird
LewisburgHaywood County Health DepartmentSt Thomas Hickman Medical Clinic
TN. Extension McMinnUCORHumboldt Junior Senior High School
Stigall PrimaryEast ElementaryGiles County Health Department
LSSD- Castle Heights ElementaryLenoir City High SchoolBedford County Health Department
Gibson County Special School DistrictElkton Cafehamiltonext
Dyer SchoolMedina Middle SchoolWest TN Regional Health Office
New Providence Middle SchoolRinggold Elementary SchoolUnited Way of Greater Kingsport
North American Credit Services, Inc.redpepperHardin County Health Department
Century 21 Roberson RealtyKHRATennova Healthcare Lebanon, Behavioral Health Services
Gibson County Health Department- Milan Dyer County Health DepartmentSumner County Health Department (Hendersonville)
Cigna Lake County Health Department Little River Trading Co. / Cycology Bicycles
Montgomery County Health DepartmentCrockett County Health DepartmentHampshire Unit School
Oasis Medical CenterTennova Healthcare -ClarksvilleBurk I.T.
Cookeville Regional Medical CenterGrainger County Health DepartmentHickman County Justice Center
Shelby County GovernmentRutherford County GovernmentFranklin Synergy Bank
Signal CentersVanderbilt UniversityTN Extension - Williamson
Waves, Inc.Roane County Health DepartmentMiddle Tennessee State University
UT/TSU Extension, Rutherford CountyWashington County Dept. of EducationMarshall County Health Department
Northeast State Community CollegeMorgan County Health DepartmentMt. Juliet Chamber of Commerce
Metropolitan Inter-Faith AssociationDayton City SchoolRon Travis Nationwide
TN Extension Crockett CountyPittman Center Elementary SchoolDowntown Kingsport Association
Town of SmyrnaCharlie Brooks State FarmRhea County Government
Rutherford County Health DepartmentGovernor's Square MallCracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc.
Rutherford County Government-Risk ManagementJefferson Lock and SafeRutherford County Wellness Council
Hickman County UT ExtensionChassixWhitworth Buchanan Middle School
Murfreesboro City SchoolsThe Carlstar GroupHardeman County Health Dept
A City of GraceRiverview Regional Medical CenterTrousdale Medical Center
Northridge FCE ClubHillhouse Graphic Design, LLCMaury Regional Medical Center
UT-TSU Extension- Bledsoe CountyTullahoma Police DepartmentGatlinburg Recreation Department
Jefferson County Health DepartmentStrata-G, LLCFirst Citizens National Bank
City of Memphis GovernmentHamblen County Health DepartmentDickson Community Clinic
WestRock ChattanoogaMiller IndustriesCumberland Marketing, LLC
Wilder Youth Development CenterGateway To IndependenceWhite & Associates Insurance
Bank of TennesseeBolivar General Hospitalfayette county health department
Clarksville Parks and RecreationSumner Regional Medical CenterSouthwest Human Resource Agency
LaGoshen Childcare Learning CenterChildren and Family Services, Inc Tennessee Department of Health West Regional Office
Henderson County Health DepartmentChester County Health DepartmentTipton County Health Department
Gibson County Health Department- Trenton McNairy County Health DepartmentProvidence Medical Clinic of Kingsport
Volunteer Energy CooperativeVHANQuinco Mental Health Center
Bargain Barn, Inc.Anderson County Government Martin & Zerfoss, Inc
City of JacksonSt. Jude Children's Research Hospital Jackson Chamber
Covenant HealthPlayCoreYounger Associates
Shawmut Corporation Bethel UniversityLivingston Regional Hospital
Pancoast BenefitsOnlife Health, Inc.Sullivan County Regional Health Department
Memphis Business Group on HealthWalgreensWC Schools-Southside
CB&S BankBAE Systems Indian Path Health Resources Center
Girl Scouts of Middle TennesseeGreater Kingsport Family YMCALake County Board of Education
Southern Tennessee Regional Health System - LawrenceburgBayer Consumer HealthMorning Pointe
OlinCASA of Dickson CountyHealthy Kingsport
Resolute Forest ProductsYMCA of Middle TNActive Family & Sports Chiropractic PLLC
City of HendersonvilleRoane Medical CenterDeKalb County Government
Whirlpool ManufacturingMorgan County Schools Central OfficeIndian Path Medical Center
Kingsport Chamber of CommerceDeKalb Prevention CoalitionChester County Junior High
Abingdon Olive Oil CompanyDeKalb County Recovery CourtTennessee College of Applied Technology
Montgomery County GovernmentMountain States Health AllianceSoutheast Region Department of Health
Robertson County Health DepartmentObion County Health DepartmentSouthwest Tennessee Development District (SWTDD)
Church Health CenterLeadership TennesseeMeigs County HD
City of SeviervilleStones River ManorKnox County Health Department
Wellmont Health SystemThe University of Tennessee Medical CenterJohnson County Community Counseling Center - Frontier Health
K-VA-T Food Stores, INCRescue 180Clinton Utilities Board
STRHS PulaskiWeakley County Health DeptCormetech, Inc.
Dickson County Family YMCAMonroe County Health CouncilVolunteer State Community College
TN Extension Weakley CountyRoane County SchoolsMidtown Eduation Center