Work-Life Balance

At Aspirus, our philosophy is simple…

Help employees achieve a healthy balance between work and home life.

At no other time in history has life been more exciting or more demanding. We are sometimes overwhelmed with a wealth of opportunities and information and, at times, it seems difficult to have both a career and a personal life. Work Life Benefits and Resources provide Aspirus employees a higher quality of work environment and assist in achieving a balance between work and home.

To find out more about our Work Life Benefits and Resources, click on one of the topics below.

(Note: This is an overview of a portion of those benefits offered to employees and may be subject to change. These benefits/resources may also be subject to eligibility based on employment within a specific Aspirus entity and other eligibility requirements.)

Helping employees manage their physical, spiritual, intellectual and mental health Back to top

At Aspirus we realize the importance of "balancing" your personal life and career. We offer a wide variety of services to assist employees in finding that balance, including:

  • Group Life, Health, Dental , Vision, Auto, Home and Disability insurance .

  • Employee Assistance Program - providing a confidential service for employees who need counseling or assistance for themselves or a household member.

  • Paid Time Off program for vacation, personal, short-term illness and holidays.

  • Pastoral care and counseling services for patient and employees.

  • Wellness Programs - providing assistance in nutrition, exercise, stress reduction and tobacco cessation. 

Career and personal development Back to top

Employees at Aspirus are offered a variety of opportunities to enhance their career and personal goals, including:

  • Career Opportunity Website - providing access to the latest up-to-date employment opportunities at Aspirus.

  • On-site professional library - providing access to information on medicine, nursing and health care.

  • Reimbursement for meetings, seminars and other professional growth activities.

  • Continuing Education (CEU) - offering a variety of CEU credits throughout the year.

  • Employee Learning Lab

  • ISpire Program

  • Quarterly Education Calendar

  • Loan Forgiveness Program * **

  • ACLS/CPR Classes

  • Youth Apprenticeship

  • Medical Scholars

  • SNI

  • Job Shadowing

Recognition And Reward Back to top

We are proud to recognize our employees for their successes and have special acknowledgements throughout the year:

  • Onsite Credit Union

  • Library

  • Employee Celebrations

  • Vision Award - recognizing employees for outstanding performance * **

  • Nurses of Excellence Recognition and Awards

  • Referral Bonus program for new hires

  • Employee Years of Service Recognition

Employee Perks Back to top

Aspirus employees enjoy a variety of perks, including:

  • On-site Pharmacy

  • On-site Gift Shop

  • On-site Starbucks

  • Quick Charge to have purchases directly from paychecks, eliminating cash

  • Payroll Deduction for payment of Clinic or Hospital Accounts

  • Free Employee parking

  • Free metroride transportation in Wausau Area transit System to/from work using ID as bus pass.

Communication Back to top

Keeping our employees "In the Know" is the key to our success!

  • Online Aspirus Newsletter

  • Employee Opinion Surveys

Community Support Back to top

Working together as a team, Aspirus and our home communities offer:

  • Combined United Way employee campaign - an opportunity for employees to support community agencies and local programs

  • Volunteer opportunities

  • Safe Kids

  • Employee Health Blood Drive