Navigation Links
National Committee for Quality Assurance Selects U.S. Preventive Medicine for Health Promotion Pilot Project

DALLAS, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Preventive Medicine, the leader in disease prevention, today announced that it has completed its participation in a major pilot project with the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) to evaluate The Prevention Plan(TM), its groundbreaking personalized online wellness and health management program.

(Logo: )

Under the agreement, U.S. Preventive Medicine is one of 12 companies chosen to participate in a pilot program with the NCQA, which is developing standards for the certification of organizations that provide wellness and health promotion services.

"We are very excited and pleased that the NCQA has chosen U.S. Preventive Medicine to participate in this extremely important project," said Christopher Fey, CEO and Chairman of U.S. Preventive Medicine. "At a time when a growing number of employers are offering their workers an assortment of programs to help them better manage their health, having one of the most respected health care quality organizations in the country agree to evaluate our programs and services represents an important step toward our future growth and success."

U.S. Preventive Medicine offers employers, brokers and health plans The Prevention Plan(TM), a personalized online wellness program with registered nurse coaching and advocacy that enables individuals to determine their top health risks and receive a customized plan to lower those risks and become healthier. Through The Prevention Plan(TM), a person's health status is assessed through comprehensive blood work, vitals and a thorough health history. Goals are then established, and innovative tools and RN assistance are provided to take the person step-by-step toward improved health.

About U.S. Preventive Medicine(R)

U.S. Preventive Medicine(R) (USPM), a privately-owned health management company with clients nationwide and the United Kingdom, is focused entirely on disease prevention. The Company offers employers, government agencies and consumers proprietary products that improve health and productivity while reducing healthcare costs. Company products include the first-of-its-kind health benefit, The Prevention Plan(TM), a personalized health management and wellness program delivered online and telephonically; and The Prevention Plan CM(TM), a chronic care management program customized for individuals with existing medical issues. Other services are available through the Center for Preventive Medicine(R) and The Preventive Network(TM), which offer high-tech, early detection screening programs with affiliated physician groups, hospitals and health systems. and

SOURCE U.S. Preventive Medicine
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. First national study of diving-related injuries
2. Statement by Alan Lambert, Scout Executive, National Capital Area Council, Boy Scouts of America (NCAC) Concerning Closure of Goshen Scout Reservation August 3, 2008
3. End Widespread Myth Social Security Faltering, but Fix Medicare Urge Ex-Hill Committee on Aging Chief/National Democratic Strategist Robert Weiner and Former Senior Hill Aide John Larmett in Palm Beach Post Op-Ed
4. Air Ambulance Company AirMed International Wins Multiple "Best in Business" Awards from Birmingham Business Journal
5. New HIV Infection Figures from CDC Underscore Need for National AIDS Strategy for the U.S.
6. New HIV Infection Figures from CDC to be Announced on Aug. 3 Underscore Need for National AIDS Strategy for the U.S.
7. Estimate of Annual HIV Incidence Increases Significantly; New Estimate Will Show Need For a National AIDS Strategy
8. Natural Harmony Foods Breakfasts to be National in Tree of Life
9. International AIDS Conference an Expensive Talking Shop Unless More Done for Children
10. Chindex International to Report Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Financial Results
11. The Latino Commission on AIDS Releases Report on the State of HIV/AIDS in Latino/Hispanic Communities in the United States on the Eve of the International AIDS Conference in Mexico City
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/27/2016)... , ... June 27, 2016 , ... ... mental health professionals, announced today its affiliation with Tennessee Counseling Association. ... to the network of the Tennessee Counseling Association, adding exclusive benefits and promotional ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... ... June 27, 2016 , ... recently awarded their highest five-star rating to ... of individuals in the United States and Canada wear eyeglasses. Once considered to be ... vision and make a fashion statement. Even celebrities use glasses as a way of ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... Pixel Film Studios Released ... , "Film editors can give their videos a whole new perspective by using the ... CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ProSlice Levels contains over 30 Different presets ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... , ... June 26, 2016 , ... ... once they have been diagnosed with endometriosis. These women need a treatment plan ... require a comprehensive approach that can help for preservation of fertility and ultimately ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... 25, 2016 , ... The temporary closing of Bruton Memorial Library on June 21 due to ... a new, often overlooked aspect of head lice: the parasite’s ability to live away from ... common occurrence, but a necessary one in the event that lice have simply gotten out ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... June 24, 2016 Research and Markets ... for Companion Diagnostic Tests" report to their offering. ... Companion Diagnostics The World Market for Companion ... medicine diagnostics. Market analysis in the report includes the following: ... (In Vitro Diagnostic Kits) by Region (N. America, EU, ROW), ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Mass. , June 24, 2016   Pulmatrix, ... pharmaceutical company developing innovative inhaled drugs, announced today that ... Russell Investments reconstituted its comprehensive set of ... "This is an important milestone for Pulmatrix," ... will increase shareholder awareness of our progress in developing ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016  Arkis BioSciences, a leading innovator in ... durable cerebrospinal fluid treatments, today announced it has ... is led by Innova Memphis, followed by Angel ... investors.  Arkis, new financing will accelerate the commercialization ... release of its in-licensed Endexo® technology. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: