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USG Employee Well-being

The University System of Georgia (USG) is implementing a system-wide well-being initiative for the betterment of our institutions, our employees, and their families. The USG seeks to improve well-being by providing opportunities and resources to enhance health and wellness with healthy habits.

May is National Bike Month

May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling — and encourage more people to giving biking a try.

As a national sponsor, the League provides resources to help plan an event in your area. Click here to download a step-by-step guide that will help you in creating a successful Bike Month event at your institution.

National Bike to Work Week 2016 will be held on May 16-20. Bike to Work Day is May 20!

What Your Food Choices Mean for Your Teeth

Which is better at preventing cavities: cheese or yogurt? Why are donuts and coffee such a dangerous duo? What beverages should you drink through a straw?

Health Management

Active employees enrolled in the USG healthcare plans: Learn more

  • Wellness Check-ups and preventive care is covered 100%. This includes an annual check-up, screenings and vaccinations .
  • Health Assessment
  • Personal Health Consultant

employee getting blood pressure checked

Computer Workstation Ergonomics

The primary goal of ergonomics in the workplace is to reduce the risk of a work-related musculoskeletal disorder (WMSD). Complete a free training today!

Campus programs

Your location’s well-being program works to build a healthy workplace culture and offers physical activity, weight management, stress management, and more to help you lead a healthy life.

Healthcare Plans

Take advantage of the programs your medical, dental, and vision plans provide, from preventative exams and screenings to programs to help you manage chronic diseases.