Go! Healthy Worksite Recognition

Congratulations to our Go! Healthy workplaces for 2015! Eight area employers were recently recognized for their efforts to support employee wellness. The Go! Healthy workplaces for 2015 are:

• Aetna
• Basin Electric Power Cooperative
• City of Bismarck
• Custer Health
• North Dakota Department of Health
• Farm Credit Services of Mandan
• HDR, Inc.
• Mandan Public School District

These area employers go above and beyond to support employee wellness. The Go! Healthy Worksite Wellness Recognition Program was created to acknowledge employers in Bismarck and Mandan who have demonstrated a commitment to their employees’ health by developing and implementing exceptional employee wellness programs.


Go! Healthy Program Go! Bismarck Mandan and Bismarck Burleigh Public Health have partnered with local restaurants and cafeterias to review menu items and show with a Go! sticker which items on the menu are the healthier choices.   Special thanks to the following restaurants and cafeterias for their participation:

  • Sanford Cafeteria
  • St. Alexius Cafeteria
  • Taco Del Mar
  • Pita Pit
  • Aviands at UTTC
  • BSC Cafeteria

Go! Healthy Program Flyer Interested in the nutritional facts for other chain restaurants?  Click here for all the info!


On the Move Program in the Schools

 


BisMarket: Your Community Farmers Market Thanks for a successful 2014 season!BisMarket will be at Sertoma Park again next year beginning in June! Check back in the spring for more information.


Go! Vending and Concession Guidelines Go! Bismarck Mandan recognizes the following community entities for providing healthier options and access to healthier foods and drinks in their vending: – Mandan Parks and Recreation District – Raging Rivers Waterpark – Bismarck Parks and Recreation District – all beverage vending machines Go! Standards for Healthy Options in all local vending machines and concession stands

Several new resources are available from the National Alliance for Nutrition and Activity (NANA) including a list of products that meet the NANA standards and a fact sheet on the financial impact of healthy vending standards. Thank you to those NANA members who provided background information and feedback.

Adventure Walks Go for an adventure! Click on the following links for more information:

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