City of Mesa 2016 Gold Level Award
The City of Mesa received the Gold Level Award from the Healthy Arizona Worksite Program (HAWP). HAWP (the acronym is pronounced “hop”) recognizes employers for their efforts to support employee health and wellness.
The Gold Level Award is awarded to employers that have implemented outcomes-driven wellness programs that track and document health outcomes and behavior change. In addition, Gold Level programs have leadership support and integrated worksite health programs.
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City of Mesa 2015 Copper Level Award
In 2015, the City of Mesa was recognized by the Healthy Arizona Worksite Program as a Copper Award Level, as it had taken the initial steps to develop health training, gain leadership support, complete an organizational assessment, create infrastructure supports and implement an introductory worksite health improvement plan.
The Healthy Arizona Worksites Program is a public health initiative that has been developed through a partnership between the Arizona Department of Health Services and the Maricopa County Department of Public Health.