Ceridian Introduces Health and Productivity Management

May 8, 2006 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - HR outsourcing firm, Ceridian has announced the availability of a comprehensive suite of solutions to help employers increase employee productivity, reduce absences and enhance the health of employees.

According to the announcement, Ceridian Health and Productivity Management features full and self-service leave administration; an online health and productivity assessment tool; life enhancement wellness coaching; return-to-work management; and disability and disease management.

The offering differs from other products in that Ceridian helps employers identify the root causes of absences and what health issues exist inside their organizations, the announcement said.   Ceridian then builds customized, long-term solutions to address each organization’s issues, the news release indicated.

Zachary Meyer, senior vice president of LifeWorks Commercial, Ceridian’s EAP and work-life division, said in the announcement, “We believe that this offering will play a very critical part in curbing the rapidly rising health care costs and declining employee productivity many companies are facing today. Employers will be able to better see what is happening with their employees and provide them with tangible ways to improve and change unhealthy behaviors.”

For more information, go to  www.myceridian.com or call (800) 729-7655.