City health department launches online tool to encourage workplace wellness

The Baltimore City Health Department is encouraging local employers to provide a healthier work environment, using a new online tool that allows companies to assess their workplace's wellness efforts.

The new tool allows area workers to participate in a questionnaire that focuses on nutrition, physical fitness, behavioral health and substance abuse in a work environment. Employees are asked questions such as whether their office offers educational programming about healthy eating, or accessible information on addiction treatment.

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