SYRACUSE, N.Y., Dec. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group, the leading provider of financial solutions for healthcare professionals, was recently recognized as one of six finalists among organizations with 1-100 employees at the 5th annual Healthy Workplace Awards. The BizEventz awards program honors Central New York organizations that demonstrate excellence in workplace wellness.
"We're proud to be recognized among the many commendable winners and finalists at the Healthy Workplace Awards," said BHG CEO Al Crawford. "I'm a firm believer in healthy body, healthy mind. Like many of us at BHG, I use our onsite gym regularly. Not only does it keep us healthy and sharp, it gives us a chance to build relationships with our teammates. I would encourage any organization to start a wellness initiative. It'll make a drastic difference for you, your colleagues and your business."
The BHG wellness program features individual and group fitness classes in onsite gym facilities hosted by Metro Fitness certified trainers, in-house clubs and competitions, as well as company-sponsored participation in local athletic events.
The BHG organizational health committee implements educational programs and team events that promote unity in the office and healthy communication between employees.
BHG presents a variety of awards to employees on a monthly and annual basis, including employee of the month or year, most valuable player, positive mental attitude, work ethic and organizational health.
Healthy Workplace finalists were recognized at the Healthy Workplace Awards & Summit held Thursday, December 3, 2015 at the SRC Arena & Events Center in Syracuse, New York. The summit featured a variety of breakout sessions and workshops, including keynote speaker Dr. Jon Robison, founding partner at Salveo Partners, presenting "Beyond Wellness: Creating a Thriving Workplace Culture" and closing speaker Irving Raphael, M.D. of Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists presenting "The Human Factor."
The 2015 Healthy Workplace Awards & Summit was presented by WellTrail.
About Bankers Healthcare Group
Since 2001, Bankers Healthcare Group has been committed to providing hassle-free financial solutions to healthcare professionals, including personal and commercial loans, credit cards and insurance services. BHG has provided more than $2 billion in funding to thousands of satisfied customers nationwide. Inc. has recognized the company ten times for growth and job creation. For additional information, please visit www.bhg-inc.com.
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