CEO Culture of Health
The Memphis Business Group on Health, an employer-led action collaborative, plays a significant and vital role in promoting and supporting health in Memphis, Tennessee. Their CEO Culture of Health Initiative promotes healthy company policies, programs, benefits, and cultures.
While many initiatives engage the individual, workplace, and community, CEO Culture of Health focuses on empowering CEOs to become health champions. By driving health initiatives from the c-suite, the program is helping transform the well-being of Memphis communities.
Today, there are 64 participating employers, representing approximately 70,000 employees and about 12% of Memphis’s county workforce. Participating employers have indicated that the greatest benefits they receive from creating cultures of health in their organizations are recruitment, retention, and productivity.