As companies face the rising costs of health care benefits, employers need to find ways to keep workers healthy and keep benefits payments down. One way to do this is to invest in maintaining a healthy employee population. Healthy workers not only benefit the company by reducing sick days and increasing productivity, but they also enjoy a better quality of life.
Prevention and early detection of illness is the first step for healthy employees. Companies can spend less on health care when they help those who need medical treatment receive it early, before the problem has progressed and treatments become more complicated, more frequent and more
Employer health services available at Penn include:
"Honor Roll" of America's Best Hospitals
The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania was ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report in 2012. HUP is the only hospital in the Philadelphia region, and one of only 17 hospitals nationwide, to receive the publication's prestigious annual "Honor Roll" recognition for excellence in multiple specialties.