Your Motivating Mississippi Program Newsletter for Wellness Champions and Site Leadership

Congratulations to the Third Quarter 2021 Workplace Wellness Warriors!

The Workplace Wellness Warrior recognition program successfully launched in 2018 to recognize our site contacts and Wellness Champions doing an exemplary job supporting wellness in the workplace. The following wellness champions are your Third Quarter 2021 Workplace Wellness Warriors.

Inside this Issue

  • Third Quarter 2021 Workplace Wellness Warriors
  • Quarterly wellness challenge
  • Monthly wellness webinar
  • Fourth Quarter online group coaching
Bronze Silver Gold

Walterine Robinson

MS Dept. of Achieves and History

Alana Skipwith

Medicaid - Central Office

Langham Gray/Tricia Russel/Stephanie Dugid

Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Brad Skelton

MS State University - Human Resources

Tyrone Bowers

MS Division of Medicaid Gulfport Regional Office

Natasha Tubbs/Donnis Harris

Quitman School District

Ruby Hudson/Denise Keller

Philadelphia Medicaid

Deneen Banks

MS Valley State University

Shana Hansen/ Krystal Thurman/ Cynthia Jiles

MS Community College Board

Suzanne Coffey/Tammie Reeder

New Albany School District

Meridith Flemming

University of MS - Dept. of Outreach

Stephanie Johnson

Vital Stats

Jennifer Payne/Sherelyn Gooch

University of MS - Human Resources


Bel Ferguson


Jean Travis

MS Development Authority


Dinah Sullivan

Adams County School District


Have you tried onsite 1:1 coaching yet?

Schedule an onsite health coach to visit your site to offer personalized health coaching appointments to your employees. Topics include healthy eating, stress management and sleep.

Contact your onsite health coach for more details

Stress free holidays

Looking for an onsite or virtual presentation or activity for your employees?

Presentation: Tips for a stress-free holiday Activity Table: Prediabetes Schedule with your onsite health coach!

Fourth quarter online group coaching

Reduce your risk for diabetes.

Starting October 27th this 6-week coaching series can help you learn how to reduce your risk for developing Type II diabetes. Each class is 30 minutes and offered at12:00 PM or 3:30 PM CST.Register below for one series time.

November wellness webinar

Reduce your risk or diabetes.

More than 86 million Americans have higher than normal blood sugar. Are you one of them? You can reduce your risk for Type II diabetes with a few simple steps. Learn the basics of this growing disease, the risk factors and how you can achieve better health.

Tuesday November 16, 20219:00 AM, 11:30 AM or 3:30 PM CT

register here

Let’s connect!

Visit My Active and get:

  • Easy-to-use tips, tools and trackers.
  • Simple dashboards that let you know how you’re doing.
  • Customized coaching to help you reach your wellness goals.
  • Action items, reminders, health assessments and links.

And much, much more!

Quarterly wellness challenge

Stay resilient challenge

Learn ways to cope during life’s challenges. Build your resilience skills over 30 days.

  1. Call or email your onsite health coach to register your site to participate.
  2. Schedule a virtual or onsite challenge kick-off event with your health coach. register here for our virtual challenge kick-off.
  3. Collect log sheets at the end of the challenge and share with your onsite health coach by January 14, 2022to be entered into aPrize Drawing* for a chance to win an essential oil diffuser gift set.

*Prize drawing Rules: No purchase necessary. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning. Legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C. 18 years and older are invited by the sponsor to participate. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: ActiveHealth Management, Inc

Wellness programs are sponsored by Mississippi’s State and School Employees’ Health Insurance Plan’s health initiative, Motivating Mississippi–Keys to Living Healthy and ActiveHealth Management, the Plan’s wellness vendor. © 2021 ActiveHealth Management, Inc.

Services are provided by ActiveHealth Management, Inc. The information provided by our health and wellness programs is general in nature. Our programs, care team and care managers do not diagnose or treat members. We assist you in getting the care you need, and our program is not a substitute for the medical treatment and/or instructions provided by your health care providers.

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