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Designing Healthy Environments at Work (DHEW) Assessment Tool
Employee health and economic health go hand in hand.
When employers take proactive measures to create healthier worksite environments, a healthier workforce can be created. A healthier workforce can help reduce both costs and disease burden.
- What is the Designing Healthy Environments at Work Assessment Tool?
The Designing Healthy Environments at Work is an online assessment to help your worksite determine ways to create a healthier worksite environment - one that supports in employees in moving more, eating better and leading a tobacco-free lifestyle.
- Who should complete DHEW?
Any Michigan worksite that is interested creating a healthier worksite environment.
- Why complete DHEW?
A worksite that promotes good health is a great place for employees. By completing DHEW, worksites receive feedback about the extent to which they make it easy for people to be active, eat healthfully and adopt tobacco-free lifestyles. Completing DHEW offers ideas about changes that worksites can make to promote healthier living. A healthier work force can help reduce costs. For more on the benefits, visit the About DHEW section.
- Where is DHEW located?
Right here on this website. Register to begin completing DHEW for your worksite. You can also review a print copy of DHEW by visiting the Preview DHEW page.
- How do worksites get started?
Register to begin completing DHEW for your worksite. Registration takes approximately 5 minutes.
This website also provides information and tools to help Michigan have healthier worksites and healthier employees. Visit the About Healthy Work Environments page for the steps to create a healthier worksite.