BetterHealth Program

The BetterHealth program for city employees and their families provides a pathway to pursue a healthy lifestyle. The program includes health education, wellness interventions, and campaigns to make healthy lifestyles easier at work.
5-Year Strategic Plan Fiscal Year 2019-2023

The 5 Year Strategic Plan for the BetterHealth worksite wellness program is a focus tool to effectively and collaboratively address the program's priorities to increase physical activity, improve nutrition, and reduce tobacco use. Science based strategies will be used to reach employees and their families. The health office culture that emerges over five years will demonstrate that the City of Albuquerque and 17 government entities truly value health. The program continues to evolve to meet the wellness goals of City, participating entity employees and their families and a NEW Strategic Plan has been developed for the next five years. See the full published document at the link below.

BetterHealth Ambassador

BetterHealth Ambassadors are wellness champions and advocates for healthy living, no matter where they are in their personal health journeys. Ambassadors serve as liaisons between the City of Albuquerque BetterHealth Program and employees at their work locations, promoting health and wellness among coworkers and engaging them in wellness initiatives.

BetterHealth Nutrition Resources

The city of Albuquerque wants to help employees reach their nutrition goals. Here you will find a collection of recipes, links, and resources from the Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) that will help you add fruits and vegetables into your daily diet.

Check it! Blood Pressure Monitoring Program

Check-it! is a BetterHealth program designed to help you track your blood pressure and make lifestyle changes to reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke in an interactive way!

Financial Wellness

These monthly webinars will explain financial strategies to help you achieve your goals while reducing risks, minimizing cost, and maximizing tax savings.

Flu Shots

Information about Flu Shot Clinics

Leadership Resources

Resources that provide Information on Leadership supporting employee wellness

Presbyterian Gym Membership Benefit

Employees are given the opportunity to enroll in a gym membership plan during open enrollment in May if they were enrolled in the City's Presbyterian health insurance effective July 1, 2017. New employees have the option to enroll in Presbyterian's Gym benefit when they first enroll in their health insurance. See the FAQs for details.