* Wellness Works – our comprehensive employee wellness program which incorporates important themes of nutrition, exercise, stress reduction and more, in an educational, fun and supportive way! “Emerald – Doing it for the Health of It!”
* Emerald Community Garden – all employees and their families are invited to participate in this volunteer-based garden project, located in Marstons Mills. Pre-season brainstorming, gardening techniques, harvesting and healthy recipes abound, as volunteers work together with a common goal of growing healthy food. Digging in the dirt was never so much fun!
* Emerald fitness program for all employees and their spouses/significant others, including monthly reimbursement to a gym of one’s choice
* Vivapalooza celebration – an annual Emerald sponsored event which is absolutely free for all – Advocacy, Education and Empowerment of the public regarding their health. Physicians, dietitians and other subject experts speaking on topics such as heart health, nutrition’s role in disease and cancer protection, women’s health, managing certain diseases, protecting your skin,new models of healthcare and much more. Free lunch sampling, yoga and Tai Chi sessions, Zumbathon, Children’s activities, prizes, giveaways, music, and much more.
* Emerald Employee Anniversary recognition – dinner for two for your fifth, an Emerald necklace with diamonds for your tenth and a special celebration each June 29th for Emerald Physicians’ anniversary such as a Whale Watch, special breakfast or lunch
* Lunch every Thursday at all offices
* Ice cream parties during the summer
* Annual mini-golf tournament
* Jeans Days to raise funds for local charities or families in need
* Invitations to various charity events
* Holiday celebrations such as St. Patrick’s Day (of course, a huge celebration at Emerald)
* Christmas Parties – one semi-formal or themed party for the adults (Roaring 20’s, the 60’s, Movie Stars, etc.) and a children’s party with our own outstanding Emerald Santa
* Christmas Trivia Party – some fun competition to raise funds for local charities – employees and their spouses/partners each receive Emerald logo gifts and wonderful prizes
* Meals delivered to employees when they or a family member are sick or in need of cheering up
* Discount memberships to BJ’s and several Fitness Centers