It is the mission of the City of Clarksville to promote the health & wellness of our employees through education and initiatives that:
Encourage habits of wellness;
Increase awareness of factors and resources contributing to well-being;
Inspire and empower individuals to take responsibility for their own health;
Support a sense of community.
All full-time City of Clarksville employees have access to the onsite health & wellness clinic managed by One to One Health regardless of enrollment in the City's health insurance. Family members can use the onsite health & wellness clinic if the City employee and dependent(s) are enrolled in the City’s health insurance.
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease is the number one killer among men and women. Also listed in the top 10 for both groups are cancer, stroke, and diabetes all of which can be impacted by physical activity level and eating habits.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issues science-based guidance to help individuals improve their health through regular physical activity. Good nutrition is also recommended to lead a healthier lifestyle.