A.I.M. Mutual Earns CEO Cancer Gold Standard Re-accreditation
May 11, 2016
A.I.M. Mutual is entering its second year as a CEO Cancer Gold Standard
™ employer. The company was re-accredited based on maintaining a strong commitment to the health of its employees and satisfying the latest, comprehensive requirements of the Gold Standard, whose 200 members are nationwide.
To earn and maintain this accreditation, an employer must meet specific requirements in corporate culture and health benefits, specifically: establish policies and programs to reduce cancer risk by prohibiting tobacco use and supporting tobacco cessation efforts; promote physical activity, healthy nutrition and weight management; provide health insurance options that include detecting cancer at its earliest stages, access to quality care, and participation in clinical trials; promote employee awareness of these initiatives; and support the needs of cancer survivors in the workplace.
The CEO Roundtable on Cancer, a nonprofit organization of CEOs, was founded by President George H.W. Bush; the Roundtable administers the Gold Standard to address cancer in the workplace through employee wellness.