Dakota Wellness Program
New online wellness portal app
Find detailed information in this brochure:
When logging into the enhanced wellness portal for the first time, members are asked to create an account. The email address and password entered here can be used for the My StayWell app, available in Google Play and the Apple App store.
The My StayWell app makes it quick and easy to take your health on the go and track habits as often as you like.
You can customize the app to include the health trackers that matter to you the most. Simply swipe the tracker left to remove, or use the "Add Activity" option at the bottom of the home screen.
All of the same activities are available on the mobile app and the desktop version. This includes challenges, health trackers, monthly sessions, and coach and doctor chat.
Reducing negativity in the workplace
Negativity is costly to employers each year. Left unchecked, it leads to low employee morale, safety concerns and distrust.
What does negativity look like? Gossip, Bad attitudes, & Low productivity and performance
How do I decrease negativity at work?
Start with your direct reports and the teams you work closely with. This is the type of emotion that can spread quickly through a workplace, but positivity can be used to put out the negativity fire.
-Use positive language
-Create community among employees in the workplace
-Develop a positive or growth mindset about work tasks
-Have more positive interactions than negative interactions during your day
Governor's Wellness Initiative - Prevention Phase
Employees can engage in their health during this phase by:
Taking the new online health risk assessment to learn your health risks
Learning about a healthy lifestyle to prevent disease through new worksite presentations on
well-being and cancer prevention
Don't forget to use the Sanford Health Plan toolkits on breast, colorectal and cervical cancer screenings. Getting regular screenings is one of the top things we can do to prevent and catch cancer in early stages, when it's easiest to treat.