By: Valerie Crow, Cobb & Douglas Public Health
Cobb & Douglas Public Health (CDPH) is pleased to announce that the organization has been honored as one of the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2019 Healthiest Employers.
The Atlanta Business Chronicle annually recognizes businesses that excel at promoting health and wellness within their organizations. CDPH promotes health and wellness through policies supporting tobacco-free campuses, nutrition, physical activity, and lactation support; an internal worksite wellness website; on-site fitness sessions; various wellness programs, events, and activities; and a set of wellness tools for all employees.
Companies are ranked based on responses to an online assessment administered by Healthiest Employers®. The assessment focuses on six key categories: cultural & leadership commitment, foundational components, strategic planning, marketing and communications, programming and interventions, as well as reporting and analytics.
CDPH was presented with the award on May 2 at the Rooftop Terrace at Ponce City Market in Atlanta.
About Cobb & Douglas Public Health
Cobb & Douglas Public Health, along with the Georgia Department of Public Health, has been committed to the mission of “Healthier Lives. Healthier Community.” since 1920. We are dedicated to improving our residents’ quality of life by tracking and preventing the spread of disease, promoting health and safety, providing exceptional medical services, and ensuring that our community is prepared for public health emergencies. For more information, visit www.cobbanddouglaspublichealth.org.