CommonHealth Wellness Champion Award

Nominate a CommonHealth Wellness Champion today!

The CommonHealth Wellness Champion Award is an opportunity to celebrate the many ways that we work together to inspire and create healthy workplaces in the Commonwealth. Let us know about the Champions in your workplace and how they make it a healthier place to be.

Do you know a Commonwealth of Virginia employee who, in the previous six months, has:

  • Made significant changes in health behavior
  • Motivated others to make healthier choices
  • Implemented a policy, practice, or activity to help create a culture of wellness in the workplace or beyond.

Up to five employees are selected each year and their stories are highlighted in CommonHealth publications. Champions selected will receive a gift from CommonHealth and a framed certificate signed by the Governor.

Recognize the good and encourage each other to live well – nominate a CommonHealth Wellness Champion today!

Wellness Champions Criteria

To be considered for the CommonHealth Wellness Champion Award, nominees must meet the following criteria:

1) A current Commonwealth of Virginia employee who is eligible for CommonHealth programs. These include:

  • Full-time Salaried Employees (30-40 hours eff. 6-25-14)
  • Part-time Salaried Employees (20-29 hours eff. 6-25-14)
  • Wage employees
  • Full-time Faculty
  • Part-time Faculty

2) An employee who has done one or more of the following within 6 months of their nomination:

  • Made significant changes in health behavior
  • Motivated others to make healthier choices
  • Implemented a policy, practice, or activity to help create a culture of wellness in the workplace or beyond.

Self nominations are welcome!

Please submit your nomination here to highlight your co-worker’s efforts or your own to make Virginia’s employees the healthiest in the nation.

2017 Winners

2018 Winners

CommonHealth – the Virginia Employee Wellness Program

Health Families
Fitness Discounts
Fitness
Wellness Champions
CommonHealth Worksite Certified