Chair Massage - What are the Benefits?
More and more businesses are providing massage as part of their employee wellness programs.
With stress being so prevalent in the workplace employers recognize that healthy employees translate into increased competitiveness in the marketplace.
Workers that are happy, healthy and well contribute to a company’s productivity — and this means profits.
On site chair massage is a safe, convenient, cost-effective program that provides many benefits for both the employer and employee.
From an employer’s perspective it:
o Energizes employees and motivates them to return to work
o Increases employee performance and productivity
o Reduces employee absenteeism
o Increases staff loyalty and retention
For the employee there are many valuable health benefits. These include:
o Helps balance the effects of stress in our lives
o Reduces anxiety and tension
o Restores a calm mind and feeling of well-being
o Relieves tension and tired muscles
o Reduces adverse effects associated with repetitive work tasks and prolonged sitting positions
o Has an immediate positive effects - you feel better right away
Chair Massage - Why implement a Massage Program?
It is widely recognized that the workplace is the main contributor to the stress that people experience.
Work related stress accounts for one third of all new incidences of ill health and is the number one cause of disability.
More and more employers are realizing that a stressful work environment in an unproductive work environment and it makes sense to provide a means of stress relief directly at the point where it is needed most.
On site chair massage is short, relatively inexpensive, and requires no set up time or overheads.
Once an on site chair massage program is implemented, everybody can begin enjoying the benefits of on site chair massage immediately.
Chair massage is perhaps the ultimate quick de stress and more and more people are using it as a quick an easy way to alleviate the stress we all feel when stressed by work.