Gilbane’s overall score places the firm above the average Rhode Island and National benchmark.
Providence, Rhode Island (PRWEB) September 26, 2016
Gilbane Building Company, a leading construction management firm, earned recognition from Providence Business News (PBN) for its investment in workers’ wellness. The program takes into consideration inclusion of technology, such as wearables and activity tracking, analysis of results vs program design, and use of resources and analytics for targeted and measured engagement.
Gilbane ranked No. 2 in the 1,500 - 4,999 employees category for the PBN list of the region’s healthiest employers. The winning companies were grouped in five categories based on their overall employee base and ranked based on their Healthiest Employers’ scores. Gilbane’s overall score places the firm above the average Rhode Island and National benchmark.
“Gilbane actively supports wellness through online and hands-on classes. We also provide health screening and medical discounts to our employees,” said Pierre LaPerriere, Corporate Director of Human Resources. “We are honored to earn this award and proud to foster a company culture that supports a healthy balanced life at work and at home.”
The award program is based on surveys that are given, scored and compared with national benchmarks by Healthiest Employers, an Indianapolis-based health and wellness researcher. The submission was sent in through Gilbane’s wellness vendor StayFit Plan a division of Simplicity Health Plans. The assessments are scored by the Springbuk health analytics engine. The award tool, is designed to pinpoint accuracy in engagement and improvement of the company’s worksite wellness program.
About Gilbane Building Company
Gilbane provides a full slate of construction and facilities-related services – from pre-construction planning and integrated consulting capabilities to comprehensive construction management, close-out and facility management services – for clients across various markets. Founded in 1873 and still a privately held, family-owned company, Gilbane has more than 50 office locations around the world. For more information, visit http://www.gilbaneco.com.
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