Sanofi US Named a Fit-Friendly Worksite
July 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Sanofi businesses across our U.S. organization have been collectively recognized as a Gold Level Recipient of the American Heart Association’s Fit-Friendly Worksites Recognition program.
The Fit-Friendly Worksites program acknowledges employers who champion the health of their employees and work to create a culture of physical activity and health in the workplace.
According to the American Heart Association, Sanofi received Gold Level recognition for:
- Offering employees physical activity support
- Providing/increasing healthy eating options at the worksite
- Promoting a wellness culture
- Implementing at least nine criteria as outlined by the American Heart Association in the areas of physical activity, nutrition and culture
“We are extremely proud to receive this honor from the American Heart Association, which recognizes the wide range of resources offered through our Health in Action program,” said Nuala Culleton, Director, Internal Prevention & Wellness. “We encourage all of our employees to take advantage of our offerings, including RedBrick Health’s program, which is now available to all Sanofi, Sanofi Pasteur, Merial and Genzyme employees in the U.S.”
Sanofi, a global and diversified healthcare leader, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs. Sanofi has core strengths in the field of healthcare with seven growth platforms: diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, consumer healthcare, emerging markets, animal health and the new Genzyme. Sanofi is listed in Paris (EURONEXT: SAN) and in New York (NYSE: SNY).
Sanofi is the holding company of a consolidated group of subsidiaries and operates in the United States as Sanofi US, also referred to as Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC. For more information on Sanofi US, please visit http://www.sanofi.us or call 1-800-981-2491.