Career Center recognized as healthy


Four County Career Center announced that they are the recipient of national recognition as one of the “Healthiest Companies in America” by Interactive Health, the country’s leading provider of health management solutions. Shown receiving a recognition certificate are, from left, Tim Meister, Superintendent, and Linda Mahnke, Career Center school nurse, from Crystal Meyer, Executive Director at Northern Buckeye Health Plan; Jill Holdgreve and Danielle Childs, both from Fusion Health in Archbold.

Four County Career Center announced that they are the recipient of national recognition as one of the “Healthiest Companies in America” by Interactive Health, the country’s leading provider of health management solutions. The Career Center was one of 158 honorees from across the United States that is recognized for embracing the mission of implementing life-changing preventative health care in the workplace. This is the first year the Career Center has received this award.

The “Healthiest Companies in America” award is given to select organizations across the nation that have helped transform, and even save, the lives of employees by offering wellness programs that combine thorough health evaluations with fast, personalized results. With the help of these strategic, flexible initiatives, winning organizations like Four County Career Center have accomplished tremendous success in moving employees from high-risk health status to lower risk and achieving remarkably high employee participation.

“These winners are improving health outcomes throughout America,” said Cathy Kenworthy, president and CEO of Interactive Health. “Working with our company, preventive care programs are about much more than just losing weight or quitting smoking. They are a catalyst to transform the way people look at health, well-being and their lives overall. Healthiest Companies in America winners exemplify the long-term positive effects comprehensive wellness programs can have on the health status of large populations. Our work is done exclusively through out people…it’s personal to us.”