Well-being & Other Benefits

Well-being & Other Benefits

Wellness Programs Overview

DENSO offers a variety of wellness programs at no cost as part of our comprehensive benefits package. By focusing on prevention and wellness, you can avoid spending time and money dealing with an urgent, serious health issue.

Click the link below to view an overview of our wellness programs (vendor name in parentheses). More information on each of these programs is located in the sections below on this page.

 All associates are eligible to access these programs at any time  Associates and eligible dependents are enrolled in a DENSO medical plan are eligible to access these programs at any time
  • Healthy Horizons (Health By Design (HbD))
  • Employee Assistance Program (Behavioral Health Systems (BHS))
  • Behavioral Health and Substance Use Support (Behavioral Health Systems (BHS))
  • Diabetes Management (Teladoc Health)
  • Hypertension Management (Teladoc Health)
  • Musculoskeletal Health Support (Hinge Health)
  • Digestive Condition Management (GIThrive)
  • Weight Management (Noom)



Wellness Programs Overview

Behavioral Health

DENSO Family Health Centers (DFHCs)

The DENSO Family Health Centers (DFHCs) are located in Battle Creek, MI; Maryville, TN; and Athens, TN. Any DENSO associate and eligible dependent covered under a DENSO medical plan may use the Health Center as their primary health care provider. Both Battle Creek and Maryville locations have full dispensing pharmacies (delivery services twice weekly available for DMAT). Premise Health staffs, manages, and operates the facilities.

Healthy Horizons

DENSO's employee wellness program is called Healthy Horizons and is administered by Health by Design International (HbD). The Healthy Horizons program offers confidential, individualized in-person and virtual coaching and education, tools, and positive support to help you make continuous improvements to your health. 

Participation in Healthy Horizons is optional, but joining has several benefits including discounted medical insurance premiums (preferred premiums). View the 2024 Healthy Horizons program book to learn more or talk to your onsite Health Coach.

Healthy Horizons and 2025 Preferred Premiums

The Healthy Horizons program offers an individualized approach to wellness. Onsite health coaching continues to be offered this year to support associates with their personal health goals. 

To qualify for 2025 Preferred Premiums complete both the Member Health Assessment (MHA) and the biometric screening by the deadline in the schedule below:

Associate Hire Date

Complete BOTH
Screening and MHA

Hired on or before 9/30/2024


Hired on or after 10/1/2024

Automatically Qualified

To complete your biometric screening, choose one of the following options:

  • Visit your on-site DENSO Family Health Center (DFHC) - If available at your affiliate, you may visit the DFHC and have your screening performed there. 
  • Visit your Primary Care Physician (PCP) - 2024 Physician Form available here. Your PCP may submit your physical results on a Screening Physician Form. Click the link to download and print the form prior to your appointment.
  • Visit a LabCorp - If available in your area, you may visit a LabCorp facility. Obtain authorization in advance by email using the "Contact" link on HbD's website or by calling HbD at 866-996-2155 (HbD is Health by Design, our wellness vendor who administers Healthy Horizons). Note:  If not collected at your lab visit, you must self-report your height, weight, waist and blood pressure to HbD. 

To complete your MHA, choose one of the following options:

  • Login to and complete online
  • Complete in person with your onsite HbD Health Coach
  • Contact HbD and complete by phone at 866-996-2155

GIThrive for Digestive Health

GIThrive is a wellness program to help improve your health - starting with digestion. It include an app, unlimited access to a Registered Dietitian and a personal health coach, plus tools like the GutCheck microbiome test kit - at no cost to you! 

GIThrive can help with symptoms like bloating, gas, acid reflux, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and incontinence. It can also help you manage conditions like Crohn's disease, ulderative colitis, celiac, GERD, and IBS. GIThrive's expert staff also support you with stress management and mindfulness.

Hinge Health for Musculoskeletal Health

DENSO has partnered with Hinge Health as one of our wellness program vendors. Hinge Health provides personalized exercise and strengthening therapy to help you alleviate back and joint pain, prevent injuries, and increase movement. In addition to virtual exercise therapy sessions, the benefit also connects you with behavioral support and encouragement, coaching, collaboration with other participants, and ongoing education.

This benefit is available to associates and eligible dependents enrolled in a DENSO medical plan at no cost.

Holiday Schedule

Teladoc Health for Diabetes and Hypertension Management

Formerly called Livongo, Teladoc Health adminsters DENSO's diabetes and hypertension chronic condition programs. These are available to associates and eligible dependents (age 18+) enrolled on a DENSO medical plan at no cost.

With either the diabetes management program or the hypertension management program, participants will have access to expert coaching, testing supplies and equipment, and an easy to use app to monitor your symptoms and progress.

Paid Time Off (PTO)

DENSO has common Paid Time Off (PTO) practices with a standard PTO schedule. Associates have the opportunity to elect to cash out a portion of the PTO allowance for the following year during Open Enrollment each fall in Benefitsolver. Click the links to view the PTO schedule and details regarding the cash out election process.