Michael Story Joins Hawai‘i Health at Work Alliance as Workplace Wellness Consultant
Honolulu, HI (Oct. 3, 2019) – Michael Story has joined the Hawai‘i Health at Work Alliance ([email protected]), a UHA subsidiary, as a workplace wellness consultant.
In this role, Story introduces [email protected] solutions to organizations throughout Hawai‘i. He also works with existing [email protected] members to develop customized, sustainable plans that will help their employees improve their wellness through healthier diet, fitness and work-life balance.
Most recently, Story owned and operated GS Events, an event-consulting and management company. Previous positions included program supervisor at Honeywell/Hawaii Energy and brand and sport manager at Hawai‘i Tourism Authority.
The Mililani resident earned a Master of Business Administration from Oregon State University and a Bachelor of Science in sports management from Washington State University.
The active community volunteer serves as a judge for both USA Swimming and Interscholastic League of Honolulu (ILH) swimming competitions. In addition, he devotes time to the O‘ahu Water Polo Club.
About Hawai‘i Health at Work Alliance
In 2013, the Hawai‘i Health at Work Alliance was founded as a first-of-its-kind organization and grass-roots movement of businesses of all sizes that were dedicated to workplace wellness. As a UHA subsidiary, [email protected] seeks to create and improve employee well-being – viewed as a critical component of company success – and build higher-performing organizations. Growing to over 475 participating organizations statewide since its inception, [email protected] is committed to providing best practices on how to build effective worksite wellness programs and methods that lead to sustainable lifestyle changes for employees. Now offering Work WellSM Solutions that are built on the pillars of its Believe, Belong, Become workplace wellness model, [email protected] provides a framework where organizations across a wide range of industries can learn from each other’s efforts to institute effective wellness programs that will engage their employees.
About UHA Health Insurance (University Health Alliance)
UHA was founded as University Health Alliance in 1996 by a group of physician faculty at University of Hawai‘i John A. Burns School of Medicine. UHA provides medical, drug and vision plans to more than 4,600 Hawai‘i employer groups and over 60,000 members. As the only health plan in Hawai‘i founded by physicians, it was the first to offer preventive and wellness care focused health plans in the state. It continues to be physician-led and now offers the largest physician and provider network in Hawai‘i. By meeting strict quality standards to ensure clinically sound decision-making that respects the rights of patients and medical providers, UHA received accreditation in Health Utilization Management through URAC, the independent non-profit that promotes healthcare quality.