If employers need any assistance, such as building an improvement plan or applying for the award, Haskins and HAWP staff, county health departments, and key partners are ready to help. Maricopa County receives funding through the initiative to promote policy, systems, and environmental changes to improve population health. She credits co-promotion by partners and publicity from the HAWP award with helping to boost employer participation. Offer continuing education credits for HAWP trainings. In the same time span, the number of unique worksites grew from 69 toand the number of individuals trained went from 97 to I know, because the vast majority of my work force managing campgrounds is over
The ScoreCard allows employers to assess the evidence-based health promotion interventions at their worksites.
Healthy Arizona Worksites Program: Developing Partnerships At The State Level
Second, Arizona has been legislating as fast as it can to make it nearly impossible to hire older workers. The Getting Started webpage is an easy place for employers to take their first steps. The San Francisco-based Civic Ventures think tank also cited California, Maryland, New York and Massachusetts, saying the five states recognize older workers as "an experience dividend," rather than a drain on resources. HAWP staff provide guidance, tools, and resources needed to navigate each step in the process, from CDC Worksite Health ScoreCard completion and worksite health improvement plan development to the award application. The Benefits Of Partnerships Partnerships help to extend our trainings and technical assistance and to spread the wellness message further.