SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Business Journal News Network recognized Bankers Healthcare Group, the leading provider of financial solutions for healthcare professionals, as a Healthy Workplace. The program honors Central New York organizations that demonstrate excellence in workplace wellness. BHG was one of 15 finalists among organizations with 101-500 employees.
"We're committed to keeping wellness at the forefront of our organization, as we know a healthy work environment is a win-win for our employees and for BHG," said BHG Chief Executive Officer Al Crawford. "As a healthcare industry provider, we believe in healthy body, healthy mind. In fact, we encourage our people to hit the gym to stay sharp and focused, or to participate in company-sponsored sporting events to keep energized."
BHG implemented its wellness program in 2012. The Syracuse location has a state-of-the-art on-site gym with shower facilities, cardio and weight equipment, and group training classes led by certified trainers. Employee benefits include a workout break during business hours. BHG also encourages wellness by participating in regional athletic events and charity runs throughout the year.
To promote healthy peer relationships and office unity, the BHG organizational health committee implements educational programs and teambuilding events.
BHG regularly rewards employees who demonstrate values such as work ethic, teamwork and wellness.
Award finalists were recognized at the 6th annual Healthy Workplace Summit & Awards in September.
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, credits cards and insurance services. BHG has provided more than $2 billion in funding to thousands of satisfied customers nationwide. Inc. has recognized the company 11 times for growth and job creation. For additional information, please visit www.bankershealthcaregroup.com.
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