The Bottom Line on Corporate Wellness

Corporate wellness programs are an investment in your corporation’s most valuable asset- your workers.

Corporations may utilize a wide range of corporate wellness programs, from onsite gyms to simple corporate wellness newsletters. The Sante Vitality Institute takes that one step further- by encouraging people to take measures to prevent the onset or worsening of a disease or illness and to adopt lifestyles that are healthier.

Canadian research shows that for every dollar spent on creating a healthier organization, $3-$9 are returned on this investment within five years:

Wellness Programs Return on Investment

For Every $1.00 Spent On…

The Corporate Benefit Is…

Health Risk Assessments

$6.04

Fitness Programs

$4.90

Wellness Coaching

$4.50

Smoking Cessation

$3.50

Flu Shots

$2.51

Weight Management

$1.17

Profits of Wellness

Workplace wellness programs are associated with significant bottom line benefits.

  • 11 per cent higher revenue per employee
  • 1.8 fewer days absent per employee per year
  • 28 per cent higher shareholder returns
  • For every $1.00 spent on wellness programs
    • medical costs fall by about $3.27 and
    • absenteeism costs fall about $2.73

Reference: “Three questions we should be asking about workplace …” Telus Health. Web. 08 Aug. 2016 .

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