The University of South Carolina is the only university in South Carolina to win the BlueCross BlueShield LiveLifeBlue Workplace Wellness Award. This award recognizes companies across South Carolina who are investing in wellness programs for their employees and transforming the culture of health within their workplace.
UofSC is one of seven companies in the state to receive the award for their exercise facilities, tobacco free policies, partnerships and collaborative efforts, healthy eating initiatives and weight management programs. Student Health Services’ Healthy Carolina and Campus Wellness collaborate with various departments on campus to ensure that UofSC is a place where employees can live well, work well and thrive.
The three categories of awards that companies could submit a nomination for were companies under 500 employees, companies over 500 employees and State Health Plan member companies.