Cynthia Steiger, the August winner, lost 6.29 percent of her body weight.
Amazing who? Amazing You!
The Amazing You Committee announced August winners. Congratulations to Cynthia Steiger, Information Desk, the first-place individual winner for the month of August. She lost 6.29 percent of her body weight. Elisha Krisher, Premier Women's Health Care, came in second, losing 5.57 percent; and Barbara Jourdain, Patient Accounts, came in third, losing 5.18 percent.
The Switchboard/Marketing team members, Julie Hennessy, Cynthia Steiger, Ellen Wright, Helen Willcut, Kim Kaikkonen, Robbi Courtaway, Steve Walker and Theresa Francis lost 9.06 percent of their entire team weight, putting them in first place for the month of August.
Amazing You Wrap up
Congratulations to all 403 employees who participated in the Amazing You program! Whether you wanted to lose weight, eat healthier or reduce stress, our hope is that this program helped you accomplish your goals. We are so proud of you for sticking with this program and taking care of your health. If you were unable to participate or had to drop out of the challenge this year, we hope you will join us for future wellness initiatives.
The final weigh-in will take place at the Benefits Fair from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 in the hospital cafeteria. If you are unable to attend, you will need to weigh in with your team leader by Friday, Oct. 31. If you weigh in with your team leader and are selected as a prize winner, you will need to weigh in with the committee to confirm your final weight. To keep it fair, if your weight changes between the time you submit your weight and the confirmation weigh-in, you may not be eligible to win. We encourage everyone to weigh in at the Benefits Fair.
- All participants who weigh in at the final weigh-in will be entered into a drawing for a one-year membership to St. Anthony’s fitness center.
- The individual with the highest percentage weight loss for the year will receive a $500 Visa gift card.
- Those who participated for the full year will receive an Amazing You T-shirt and be entered into a drawing for a $100 Visa gift card.
- Each original member of the winning team who has weighed in a minimum of 80 percent of the time will receive a $50 gift card. Original members are those who started the program in November 2013 and complete the program in October 2014.
For information, please call our Health Access Line at 314-ANTHONY (268-4669) or 800-554-9550 or visit find a physician online.
Working as trusted partners, the physicians and employees of St. Anthony's Health System will deliver care distinguished by its demonstrated quality and personalized service. We will be visibly engaged in improving the health and well being of the communities we serve in South County and beyond. We will stand together, proud to set the standard for independent community health systems.