Placer County and its residents have built a reputation for being an exceptionally healthy place to live and is consistently ranked as one of the healthiest counties in California in the annual Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's "County Health Rankings" Placer County's high achievement in these rankings is testimony not just to the success of our public health system, but to the strength of our local economy and businesses, governments, schools and parks, and community organizations. Ultimately, Placer County's health is the result of our residents, families, and communities making healthy choices for themselves and the people they care about.
Be Well Placer
Placer County launched the "Be Well Placer" campaign to further improve health and wellness of those who live, work and play in Placer County. Be Well Placer encourages Placer County employees to adopt behaviors that promote health and wellness to improve quality of life and to benefit the organization thereby creating a healthy workforce. Through employer-sponsored programs, training and resources, employees have opportunities to take part in healthy activities and healthy behaviors at work.