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Stay updated on current events and Health Links news in the press. Find out about what is working in small businesses around the state to improve the health and safety of our workforce.

Checkout our newly published Annual Report to see what we've been up to this past year. 

In addition to the community events listed below, Health Links also hosts training workshops in various locations around the state of Colorado. Click here to get information and details on our 2016/2017 schedule. 

News

March 22, 2017

Vote for our healthy business to receive a free renovation!

Our own Health Links Kick-Start businesses, La Plata County Humane Society (LPCHS) is a Top 5 finalist on the popular TV show, Pet Nation Renovation on Animal Plant. If LPCHS wins, they will be the recipient of a $50,000 renovation for their workplace. LPCHS staff are more than excited for this opportunity and the potential it has to positively affect employee morale and foster a healthy workplace culture, which Health Links is all about! Please do LPCHS a favor and vote for them by clicking the link in the title to help make positive workplace improvements! Voting ends April 2nd 

 

 

March 8, 2017

Health Links Live Workshop

Our training director, Josh Scott will presenting at the March 16th event, "Health and Well-Being in the Workplace: Reducing Costs and Improving Productivity." Attend and hear innovative strategies to implement effective policies and programs in your workplace to improve employee health, morale and bottom line! 

RSVP: info@benefitsinaction.org or 720-207-0363

March 8, 2017

Outside Magazine names RA Nelson one of the top places to work

Health Links Certified Business Partner RA Nelson LLC will be speaking on a panel at the Mountain Communities Small Business Health & Wellness Symposium, March 31st. RA Nelson LLC was named one of the top businesses to work for (nationwide!) in Outside Magazine. The premise for earning this prestigious recognition was based on employee health and happiness. Check out the article by clicking on the link: http://www.outsideonline.com/2134736/best-places-work-2016

January 29, 2017

Win a free HRA or Blood Panel, Join #MyWhy4Health

Colorado

We want to hear from you! Why do you like to stay healthy and safe? By joining the campaign in the month of March you qualify for a free HRA or Blood Panel from Banner Health! Share with us what your #MyWhy4Health is and help us build a culture of health and safety in our communities. 

Events

Ergonomics Workshop - April 6, 2017

March 1, 2017

Aurora, Colorado

Join us for a hands on 3-hour workshop on Thursday, April 6th from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at the Anschutz Medical Campus.
Attendees will learn to identify upper extremity and spine risk factors for cumulative trauma disorders through basic skills for workstation evaluation. This will give them the skills they need to recommend and apply interventions to mitigate risk factors and improve the dynamic office environment, conditions and human interface.
 

Save the Date! 10th Annual Colorado Culture of Health Conference

February 27, 2017

Denver, Colorado

The annual Colorado Culture of Health™ Conference represents an excellent collaboration of community partners whose goal is to promote health and well-being of all Coloradans.  The CBGH is now accepting submissions from individuals and organizations who are innovators in the area of healthy employees and healthy communities who would like to present a one hour break-out session at the conference. As in previous years, the conference will host national speakers, highlight local wellness initiatives, and offer case studies on wellness programs that work for a healthier, more productive Colorado workforce. April 12, 2017                      ...

Good Vibes Grand Valley

February 21, 2017

Grand Junction, Colorado

It’s called, Good Vibes Grand Valley, a project Hilltop is kicking off on Feb. 14th. Organizers are encouraging businesses to get involved as a way to increase work site wellness. Join the initiative and register online, then follow the 1-2-3 pledge. "Saying one compliment, two thank yous, and recording three gratitude’s or something they're grateful for every day,” said Rebecca Weitzel, with Hilltop and Health Links Advisor. Once you register online you will receive a bracelet and a pledge card. You can sign up with your work, or on your own.