Kansas Fit-Friendly Worksites

Updated:Feb 25,2014

MWA FFW headerCongratulations to the Worksites in our state that were just awarded Fit-Friendly Recognition for the November 2013 cycle.  

Nationwide, over 1,785 worksites were awarded, representing almost 4.5 million employees.  This brings our total to 4,030 worksites, representing more than 9.5 million employees in 2013.

Fit-Friendly Worksites are recognized by the American Heart Association as employers who go above and beyond when it comes to their employees' health.

Register your worksite for Fit-Friendly Recognition online now!    Our next Fit-Friendly application and renewal deadline is April 1, 2014.  Call your local office for more information.

Learn more about Fit-Friendly Worksites

November 2013 Platinum AwardsNovember 2013 Gold Awards
The University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas CityBKD, Wichita
EagleMed LLC, Wichita
Farmers National Inside Property, Olathe
Farmers, Service Operations, Olathe
Hill's Pet Nutrition, Topeka
Kansas Health Foundation, Wichita
Overland Park Regional Medical Center, 
   Overland Park
PKM Steel Service Inc, Salina
Quest Diagnostics - Kansas, Lenexa
The United Methodist Church of the
    Resurrection, Leawood
UnitedHealthcare, Overland Park
Via Christi Health, Wichita
Wichita State University, Wichita
Zurich, Overland Park



Promoting a wellness culture by providing support to employees and implementing numerous healthy cultural changes is a Win/Win for everyone.
  • Increase productivity
  • Reduce absenteeism
  • Lower turnover, improve employee satisfaction
  • Reduce healthcare costs

My Life Check / Simple 7 Risk Assessment

Nutrition Programs at heart.org/nutrition
  • Healthy diet goals
  • Healthy cooking
  • Dining Out tips
  • Recipes
  • Food Certifcation Heart-Check mark
  • Grocery List Builder
  • National Eating Healthy Day (1st Wed in Nov)
Physical Activity at startwalkingnow.org
  • Walking Clubs
  • Google map-based Walking Paths
  • National Walking Day (1st Wed in April)
  • Physical Activity Tracker
Fit-Friendly Worksite Recognition
  • Quarterly "Heart at Work" provides healthy messages for your newsletters