Okmulgee Health Watch

Certified Excellent Community Award

The City of Okmulgee has once again received the 2015 Certified Excellent Community Award from the Center for Advancement of Wellness sponsored by the Oklahoma State Department of Health. This is the second year the City has received the Excellence award. 

Presentation of Award

This award was presented during the Certified Health Community Recognition Ceremony on March 2, 2016, at the Embassy Convention Center in Norman, OK. Della Higgs the City's Wellness Coordinator of a Healthier Lifestyle was present to receive this award. By becoming a sponsor of the Certified Healthy Oklahoma programs we're working towards grant funds up to $100,000 for the Community.

Award Criteria

Awards are based upon community size and level of criteria met: Bronze, Silver or Gold.

This year the City of Okmulgee has advanced from Basic to Merit Award in the Certified Healthy Business Program for outstanding achievements in improving the health of our employees.

Previous Winner

In 2014 the City of Okmulgee received the Certified Excellent Community Award from the Center for the Advancement of Wellness sponsored by the Oklahoma State Department of Health. The City of Okmulgee also received the 2014 Certification Award from the Certified Health Business Program for outstanding achievements in improving the health of our employees.

Additional Resources

2015 Health Award