As a vital part of a commitment to helping its employees maintain an optimum quality of life, Argonne provides a benefit called the Employee Assistance Program (EAP). Read More
This year’s Incentivized Wellness Program (IWP) ends Monday, Sept. 30, 2019, (see separate health screening deadline below) but there’s still time to participate and earn “wellness credits,” which are financial incentives applied toward your 2020 Argonne medical insurance premium. Every 20,000 points earned in Virgin Pulse equals $150 of … Read More »
Stinging insects, especially bees and wasps, can pose a health risk to anyone, even those without a known allergy to bee stings.
In keeping with our core value of Safety, any site occupant who experiences an insect sting or bite should call 9-1-1 (from a landline) or 630-252-1911 (from a cell phone) to report the … Read More »
Join the Argonne Running Club and Sustainability Program for the August fun run and walk on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, at noon. The event features two courses, a 3.7-mile run and 1.3-mile walk, which will take participants by some of Argonne’s sustainable campus features.
Participants should meet at Building 214 at the picnic tables. All … Read More »
Bring completed registration form and check, payable to Right Fit, to Building 201, Health & Employee Wellness.
After 3:30 p.m., please use the drop box to the right of the receptionist window.
Registration will not be accepted after Friday, Aug. 16, 2019.
For additional information, contact Julie Freyer.
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August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM). This annual observance highlights the importance of getting recommended vaccines throughout your life. You have the power to protect yourself and your family against serious diseases with vaccines.
During NIAM, Argonne encourages you talk to your doctor, nurse, or other healthcare professional to ensure you and your family … Read More »
Have you been waiting for a more competitive Virgin Pulse challenge, geared toward active members who use fitness trackers to track steps? Gather up your most committed teammates and join us on the Inca Trail. While participants will need a tracker to be competitive in this particular challenge, there will always be challenges that allow … Read More »
Journeys is a new and award-winning health coaching service available to employees participating in the Virgin Pulse program. Accessible through Virgin Pulse’s “Programs” tab, Journeys offers 20 helpful courses. From healthy eating and stress management, to saving money on health care costs — there is a journey for everyone.
The self-directed journeys … Read More »
The first Virgin Pulse challenge of 2019 was a great success with 511 employees and 78 teams joining in the fun. Participation in the challenge was up 14 percent from last winter’s contest, which surpassed the 10 percent goal set by Health and Employee Wellness.
Together, employees took 125,688,828 steps during the four-week challenge. Participants … Read More »
Join the Argonne Running Club for their February valentine run/walk on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at noon. Participants should meet at the Building 402 Lower Level Gallery.
Welcome the winter thaw (or hope to) and choose either a 2- or 3-mile course. Enjoy refreshments and a raffle at the finish.
All employees and their guests … Read More »
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