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Weight Watchers

 

 

Open House September 18, 2014 from 12:00-1:00p.m. in Raynor Memorial Libraries Study D.

NEW! Learn about incentives for Weight Watchers members now being offered through Employee Wellness.

 


 

Weight Watchers At Work

THE POWER OF GROUP SUPPORT AND

THE CONVENIENCE OF WORKSITE MEETINGS

Research shows that people who attend Weight Watchers® meetings lose three times
more weight than people dieting on their own. With the majority of Americans spending the bulk of their day on the job, the workplace is an ideal setting for employees to learn how to live a healthy lifestyle.

Having meetings right where you work is a great help. A Weight Watchers leader comes to your workplace to provide experienced guidance at weekly meetings that fit perfectly into the busy workday. In addition, you’ll benefit from the support and
encouragement of co-workers you meet and work with every day. It’s a total team effort that can lead to very satisfying results.

Weight Watchers at Work now offers Monthly Pass!

Meetings are every Thursday from 12:20 to 12:45 p.m. at Marquette University. (Weigh-ins at Noon and 12:45 p.m.)

The Weight Watchers At Work program will now give you more flexibility and value by offering you a Monthly Pass! By purchasing a monthly pass for $39.95 per month, you can attend meetings at work and locally, plus get FREE eTools. It’s also half off for the first month for Marquette employees. Current monthly pass holders who are attending meetings locally may switch to the Marquette Monthly Pass program and are welcome to attend meetings at work and/or locally. Lifetime members within two pounds of their goal are still free.

The Monthly Pass Program comes with free online eTools including the following:

Join any week! To get started with the new monthly pass program, contact Kristin Kipp at 288-5607 to receive your enrollment and login information.

Weigh-Ins: 12:00 - 12:20 p.m. and 12:45 - 1:00 p.m.
Meetings: 12:20 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

 

FSA reimbursement provided

With a letter from a physician stating weight loss is a medical necessity, Weight Watchers at Work classes are an eligible medical flexible spending account expense (food is not included). This could include weight loss needed to control diabetes, high blood pressure, and other weight-related medical issues. For more information you can view our flyer or contact the Employee Benefits Corporation, Marquette’s FSA administrator, at 1-800-346-2126.

 

Success Stories

Since Weight Watchers at Work meetings began at Marquette in July 2009, 16 participants have lost 10 percent of their body weight, 29 have lost 5 percent, and 10 have reached their goal weight and are now lifetime members.

 

Weight Watchers Online

Marquette employees who are unable to attend the At Work meetings, now have the option to take advantage of a special savings on Weight Watchers Online. 

Learn more

 

 


EMPLOYEE WELLNESS

Contact Marquette Employee Wellness

Marquette University Department of Exercise Science
College of Health Sciences
Schroeder Health Complex, Room 235
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881