Did you know that Registered Dietitians are spearheading initiatives to improve the health of Canadians? Research shows that every $1 invested in nutrition interventions can save the health care system up to $99 (Dietitians of Canada*). We encourage you to increase access to dietitians in your workplace for better health, better care and better value. We can show you how!
- Keep up your energy to stay focused and meet your deadlines
- Boost your concentration and productivity
- Protect yourself from chronic health problems such as heart disease, diabetes, osteoporosis and even dental disease.
Your Workplace Wellness Programs (WWP) are critical to help ensure employees have access to health promotion support that’s tailored to your work environments. RDs [Registered Dietitians] are an important source of credible, evidence based nutrition information that promotes health and wellness and the prevention and management of disease. Does your workplace wellness include this valuable healthcare practitioner? RDs are well governed and held accountable to the highest standards in their practice to translate the science of nutrition and deliver reliable, life changing advice.
Workplace wellness and nutrition programs are an investment in your employees’ health and well-being! Advice from RDs can help reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke by 80%, diabetes by 60% and cancer by 40%. Work with us as your RDs to help you unlock the power of food and shape your healthy eating habits. We can help you build a workplace nutrition program and offer engaging, interactive seminars that will leave a lasting impression and inspire you towards your best health!
*Source: Developed by the Dietitians of Canada Ontario Primary Health Care Action Group January 2016.