Caring For Our Community

Workplace Wellness

Workplace Wellness by Gaston Family Health Services

GFHS’ Workplace Wellness program partners with employers, enabling them to tailor a self-funded health care program to optimize employees’ health and the company’s resources.  The program provides primary health care services at the worksite, at GFHS’ conveniently-located medical clinics, or both. Workplace Wellness also provides a pharmacy program and wellness screenings.  Clinical services provided include primary and acute care, chronic disease management and well check-ups.

Benefits to employers

    • Moderation of insurance renewal increase
    • Employees who do not have a primary care provider (PCP) will use WW as their PCP
    • Improved utilization of benefits
    • Reduced health care costs
    • Increased productivity
    • Healthier work force
    • Less absenteeism

Services available:

    • Primary Care Services
      • On-site at your company
      • Off-site at GFHS medical sites located in Gaston and Lincoln counties
    • Pharmacy program
    • Wellness Screenings

GFHS’ current Workplace Wellness Partners are:

Affinia Wix
Beverly Knits
Boggs Marketing Group
Choice USA Beverage
EnviroClean of Gastonia
Gaston County Government
Johnson Insurance Group
Kiser Harriss Chemical Distribution Center
Pharr Yarns
Roechling Engineering Plastics
Specialty Textiles, Inc (STI)

Employees of WW companies: Call 704-874-3315 to schedule an appointment

Employers: Click below to view a brochure with information about the program and how you can reduce health care costs while improving the health of your employees.

Workplace Wellness

Call 704-874-7033 for more information or email to


Jean Benton, FNP-C


Graduate Degree: 
MS, University of North Carolina, Charlotte




Amy Shortridge

Amy Shortridge, FNP



Graduate Degree:
MS, University of North Carolina, Charlotte