The mission of the Resident Wellness Program is to ensure the health and well-being
of our medical trainees is prioritized above all else. From advocacy efforts and educational
programs, to fun appreciation events and interactive challenges, we offer something
for all residents to enjoy.
As healthy employees, we are happier, more engaged, resilient, confident, and successful.
By becoming a Certified Healthy Department you are providing a healthy environment
for faculty, staff, students, residents, and visitors, thereby supporting the culture
for an overall healthier OSU.
Innovators contribute to OSU - America’s Healthiest Campus® - by communicating, engaging,
and collaborating within their departments. Encouraging healthy lifestyles while at
work - where we spend most of our time - benefits OSU’s employees, students, and communities.
Well-being (WB) The optimal clinical learning environment is engaged in systematic
and institutional strategies and processes to cultivate and sustain the well-being
of both its patients and its clinical care team. The delivery of safe and high-quality
patient care on a consistent and sustainable basis can be rendered only when the clinical
learning environment ensures the well-being of clinical care providers. The following
pathways and properties reflect selected topics in this area.
Looking for ways to stay happy and healthy while social distancing? The Department
of Wellness has some tips to help you during this unprecedented time. OSU has many
resources to help keep you on track throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Now more than
ever, mental health, nutrition and physical activity are incredibly important!
Therapist Assisted Online Self-Help is a completely private online library of behavioral
health resources that includes interactive educational modules and practice tools
to help you understand and manage how you feel, think and act.
The Wellness Support Team (WST) is able to quickly triage students, residents, and
employees, utilize diffusing techniques, and provide immediate assistance by offering
helpful resources and arranging plans for support through a time of need.