Manage Your Health Chapter 4-6
Task 1. Summarize each of the above-proposed projects in a simple table format suitable for presentation to top management. Include the name for each project, identify how each one supports business strategies, assess the potential financial benefits and other benefits of each project, and provide your initial assessment of the value of each project.
Recreation and Wellness Intranet Project
Project goal description
Allow employees to register for company-sponsored recreational programs, such as soccer, softball, bowling, jogging, walking and other sports.
Allow employees to register for company-sponsored classes and programs to help them manage their weight, reduce stress, stop smoking, and manage other health related …show more content…
Recreation and Wellness Intranet Project will allow employees to register for company-sponsored recreational programs, such ass soccer, softball, bowling, jogging, walking and other sports. It will also enable employees to register for company-sponsored classed and prgrams to help them manage their weight, reduce stress, stop smoking, and manage other health-related issues. By using this new application, management will be able to track data on employee involvement in these recreational and health management programs, as well as offer incentives for people to join the programs and do well in them (e.g incentives for archiving weight, winning sports team competitions, etc.). Furthermore, this project will help decrease internal costs for the company.
3. Current Situation and Problem/Opportunity Statement
MYH already has an Intranet that is connected to the system that track employee expenses submitted to the company and the company ‘s costs to the insurance providers. MYH, Inc. pays 20% more than the industry average for employee health care preniums, primaryly to poor health of its employees. There is an opportunity to provide an application that will help employees improve their health within one year of its rollout, so that the company can negotiate lower health insurance preniums.
4. Critical Assumption and Constraints