The City of Surprise has been named one of the Valley’s Healthiest Employers in a 2020 Phoenix Business Journal ranking, placing sixth among midsized companies.
The city’s employee wellness program includes diverse initiatives that address physical activity, nutrition, stress management, and preventative disease management.
City employees have free access to a gym membership onsite at Ottawa's O'Dell Center and can enjoy workout classes like yoga and cardio/strength training. They also have access to onsite chair massages, nutritional counseling, annual health risk assessments and other preventive health events.
The city’s wellness programs complement overall healthcare benefits in a way that helps contain costs.