About Workforce Health
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Workforce Health is a comprehensive, cost-effective approach to meet your needs by combining the expertise and services of a regional health system: Froedtert Hospital in Wauwatosa, staffed by Medical College of Wisconsin physicians, Community Memorial Hospital in Menomonee Falls, St. Joseph’s Hospital in West Bend and the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Community Physicians serving clinics and health centers throughout southeast Wisconsin.
This partnership provides easy, one-point access to the health services of two community hospitals, primary care and multi-specialty care clinics across a broad geography, backed by the capabilities of an academic medical center affiliated with the Medical College of Wisconsin. Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin delivers highly coordinated, cost-effective health care to residents of southeastern Wisconsin and beyond.
All Workforce Health programs and services are delivered by healthcare professionals with extensive health and wellness experience, including our certified Wellness Coaches. Our nurses have a minimum of four-year college degrees with additional certifications and education, and all have significant work experience in hospitals, businesses, occupational health or wellness programs. Our credentialed health educators have years of experience in health education, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, primary and secondary prevention, behavior change and coaching. These health care professionals have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree, with many holding master’s degrees in areas such as exercise physiology and health education.
Awards and Recognitions
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin strives to not only enhance the well being of the individuals and communities it serves, but also provide workplaces that attract and support the highest caliber of staff.
National Well-Workplace — Froedtert Hospital and Community Memorial Hospital have both received national 2009 Gold Well Workplace awards from the Wellness Councils of America (WELCOA) in recognition of the hospitals’ commitment to the health and well-being of their staff members. It recognizes organizations whose plans are comprehensive, produce measurable results, and are an integral part of the organization’s overall business strategy. (February 2010)
Wellness Council of Wisconsin Platinum Sponsor
The Business Journal’s Healthiest Employers — Workplace wellness programs can be the springboard for getting employees started on the path to better health. In a recent Business Journal roundtable discussion, representatives of the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Workforce Health program and others offered their thoughts on successful employer-sponsored wellness efforts. (October 2012)
Employer of Choice — Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin is a member of the Select 50 Diversity Employers of Choice, based on its dedication to hiring candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds and understanding of the power of varied perspectives. Every year, BestJobsUSA.com works with hundreds of companies to develop the select list of employers who are committed to an inclusive hiring strategy. (January 2010)