Corporate Wellness Exam

The Wellness Firm was created during the pandemic by fireman who wanted to make a difference. As the pandemic wore on, we saw that the creation of an employee wellness program could improve public health in the workplace. For this reason, The Wellness Firm added annual corporate health and wellness assessments to our portfolio.Healthcare expenditures are rising exponentially within the United States. According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, national healthcare spending comprised a shocking almost 20% GDP in 2021.

Since the 60’s, total health expenditures have increased at a significantly faster pace than the economy. One must wonder: What is the culprit? Approximately 75% of healthcare expenditures are spent on the treatment of chronic diseases. This percentage comes as no shock given that over 100 million Americans presently live with at least one chronic disease. However, disease does not only take a toll on individuals and their families; the burden of disease on employers is financially significant as well.

Employers now spend, on average, at least $18,000 per employee per year on costs directly related to illness and the impact of illness on worker productivity. Poor employee health is anticipated to cost the national economy at least $260 billion each year in lost productivity. Many US employers do offer some type of employee wellness services however, programs can be quite basic, and a recent survey released by the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans revealed that 30% of American employers currently do not offer any type of employee wellness programs.

Others that do offer wellness initiatives lack a physical examination component. Even though there is a cost associated with implementing a new program, physical examinations have a measurable, positive return on investment on both your employees ’health and your company’s financial statements through reduced health care costs, lower rates of absenteeism, and enhanced productivity and possibly lower insurance rates.

Let’s quickly look at the seven most common chronic Diseases

How does a corporate wellness
exam affect your business?

These well known diseases cost employers over 1 trillion dollars each year. Interestingly many of these diseases can be readily detected and addressed during their early stages via basic tests performed during a typical physical examination such as blood pressure monitoring, complete blood panels, pulmonology testing and urinalysis. Early detection saves money!
By providing employee wellness programs that include event specific physicals, many nationwide employers have decreased their employee health care cost burden by $1 – $3 for every dollar spent. Studies have shown that wellness programs including annual physical exams, have reduced employers ’health costs by over 25%.

Employee productivity is a primary concern for all the employers and The Wellness Firm are here to help. Across the globe, organizations are reacting to employee presenteeism by developing worksite clinics and offering wellness programs with annual physicals to their employees. Now, will you add a wellness component with well health screening for your employees with The Wellness Firm?


What’s Included In The Wellness Exam?

Vision & Hearing Test

Vision and hearing loss go hand in hand with cognitive decline, per research showing that each condition is somehow connected to reduced mental functioning over time.

Cardiac Stress Test

A stress test, also called an exercise stress test, shows how your heart works during physical activity. Because exercise makes your heart pump harder and faster, an exercise stress test can reveal problems with blood flow within your heart.


BMI is a good way to gauge whether your weight is in healthy proportion to your height. In fact, knowing your BMI can help you determine any health risks you may face if it's outside of the healthy range. Being overweight can lead to a range of chronic conditions including: Type 2 Diabetes.

Laboratory Blood Work

Routine blood tests can not only help your doctor diagnose the root cause of physical ailments – they can also identify potential problems in the earliest stages so prompt treatment can be administered. The information gathered from a full panel blood test performed each year can be compared to previous rounds of testing to see how your health is changing over time.

Contact us today to schedule your corporate wellness exam!