Health Checkup

A cost effective strategy

Almost a quarter of respondent firms lose approximately 14% of their annual working days due to sickness .In a highly competitive corporate environment, companies cannot afford the absence of their employees due to sickness or poor health.

Preventive health care is the most cost effective strategy not only for a country with scarce financial resources, but also for resource – rich companies whose rising health spending is affecting their business results and competitiveness.

As per journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, reducing just one health risk increases an employee on the job productivity by 9% and cuts absenteeism by 2%. Preventive healthcare is inherently different from health care for acute problems, and in this regard current health care systems world wide fall remarkably short .

Most diseases such as Diabetes, Hypertension and High cholesterol are silent in individuals who do not have early symptoms of the diseases. Hence, regular screening is the only way for early detection. Fortunately, these diseases can be easily prevented and cured if detected early.

All one needs to do is :

  • Modify ones life style
  • Regular eating habits
  • Practicing yoga & meditation
  • Regular exercise
  • Adequate rest
  • Proper stress management
  • Regular health check-ups