Best Employers For Healthy Lifestyles

About BEHL

The Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles® award program is the leading health and well-being award program devoted to recognizing companies for their innovative and comprehensive approaches to employee, family, and community health and well-being.

Over the past 12 years, the National Business Group on Health® through the Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles® awards has recognized an impressive 173 companies for their exemplary programs, behavior change and consistent results. Since the inception of the awards program, the goal has been and continues to be to energize the corporate health well-being and productivity landscape.

The application criteria incorporates the following well-being contributors:

  • Job Satisfaction
  • Community Involvement
  • Financial Security
  • Emotional Health
  • Social Connectedness

For more information on these well-being contributors, please reference Seeing the Bigger Picture: Beyond Wellness to Well-being.

As employers transition from offering benefits and programs primarily focused on employees' physical health to a more holistic strategy — so has the Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles® award program to mirror the changing landscape.