Navigation Links
Quest Diagnostics Is Named 'Best Employer For Healthy Lifestyles'
Date:5/13/2008

Blueprint for Wellness, participants complete a comprehensive survey each year to assess the impact of lifestyle choices, such as diet, stress management, driving and exercise habits, on health quality. Unlike most corporate employee wellness programs, Blueprint for Wellness also employs diagnostic laboratory screening for diverse medical conditions. The diagnostic screenings include over 30 laboratory tests which can help your doctor identify risks or conditions which may be prevented or effectively managed, and which, over time, help participants better understand their progress toward meeting their own health goals.

Based on the results of the screening tests, biometric measurements and lifestyle survey, the company provides each participant with a confidential and personalized 20-page report that comprehensively analyzes her or his health status. The report also recommends specific healthcare and lifestyle strategies that participants can implement to lower their health risks and improve overall health. Armed with this information, HealthyQuest participants, which now total about 30,000 employees and dependents, can access the initiative's diverse educational and support programs, which are supported by hundreds of employee volunteers, to make lifestyle changes. Programs include physical fitness, weight, and stress management resources, tobacco cessation counseling, and efforts to improve the healthful quality of food choices at onsite cafeterias and vending machines.

"HealthyQuest results have been remarkable. As a company, we are beginning to see a positive return on our investment and our colleagues continue to tell us that, due to HealthyQuest, they are making important lifestyle changes. Others credit the program with anticipating major medical problems, like diabetes, and helping them to halt destructive behaviors, such as smoking," said Fred R. Williams, director, Health Benefits Management, Quest Diagnostics.

About Blueprint for Well
'/>"/>

SOURCE Quest Diagnostics Incorporated
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Effectiveness of mouse breeds that mimic Alzheimers disease symptoms questioned
2. The 7 Key Questions About the Schwarzenegger/Nunez Health Care Compromise
3. LifeQuest Announces End of Immunity Health Challenge Contest
4. LifeQuest World Corporation Proud Contributor to Dietary Supplement Education Alliance (DSEA)
5. Quest Diagnostics to Speak at the Bear Stearns Healthcare Conference
6. Study Questions Dead-End Cancer Clinical Trials
7. 6 Years Later, 9/11 Health Questions Linger
8. U.S. Physicians Question Presidential Candidates
9. RFID Implant Cancer Questions Concern Patients
10. Study Questions Genetic Screening for Treatable Diseases
11. Mass. Judge Denies Request by Breastfeeding Mother for More Break Time on Medical Licensing Exam
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2014)... and irrelevant, could offer an alternative to heart transplants ... Furtado, and her team from the Australian Regenerative Medicine ... fibroblast is a close relative to a cardiomyocyte, the ... research published today in Circulation Research , Dr ... due to their genetic program, and will aid in ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... national response to the epidemic of prescription opioid overdose ... Journal of Medicine by leaders of agencies in ... The commentary calls upon health care providers to expand ... reduce overdose deaths, and describes a number of misperceptions ... The commentary also discusses how medications can be used ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... It is better to give than to receive ... a new study suggests. , The study found that 15- ... giving their money to family members, are less likely to ... taking risks or keeping the money for themselves. , The ... National Academy of Sciences . , The study focused on ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... NH, 4/24/14) Dartmouth has been awarded one of ... serve as a Lead Academic Participating Site in its ... Award recipients are a select groups of investigators charged ... fewer cooperative groups., The NCTN grant system reflects recommendations ... It streamlines operations to achieve four goals:, ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... The National Science Foundation has awarded LSU ... for Undergraduates (REU) Site grant in the amount ... of undergraduates from diverse social and educational backgrounds, ... Orleans area. The project will provide students ... of 2014-16. It will be led by ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Boring cells could hold the key to heart disease 2Health News:HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic 2Health News:HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic 3Health News:HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic 4Health News:Study: Altruistic adolescents less likely to become depressed 2Health News:Dartmouth awarded lead role in NCI clinical trials network 2Health News:Dartmouth awarded lead role in NCI clinical trials network 3
... Yealink ... ... America’s leading supplier of Voice over IP (VoIP) equipment and complete systems, today announced the launch ... phones is comprised of five different SIP based models that range in price from $72 USD ...
... At The Parker Center ... surgery. , ... 2010 -- In light of recent media coverage of teens and plastic surgery, including a Today ... a great opportunity to address the right way to approach cosmetic surgery for teens and young ...
... ... Shared Hosting Servers , ... Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) May 19, 2010 -- ORCS Web Inc., a specialist in ... solutions announced that Microsoft’s newly released WCF RIA Services for Silverlight 4 has ...
... ... Participation from Amicus Capital and Prominent Angel Investors. , ... (PRWEB) May 19, 2010 -- SeniorHomes.com , ... or senior housing, announced today that it received a $1.1 million of Series A ...
... Nearly 2.5 million ... Because nearly 90% of eye injuries are preventable with proper protective eyewear, Defog It antifog ... ... Nearly 2.5 million eye injuries occur each year in the United States, with almost half occurring ...
... examining expression of every human gene in clear cell renal ... Mayo Clinic,s campus in Florida have discovered gene signatures they ... difficult-to-treat kidney cancer . In the May ... they have discovered: a biological pathway signature of ccRCC for ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:VoIP Supply Adds Yealink IP Phones 2Health News:With the Right Approach, Plastic Surgery for Teens and Young Adults is Now a Positive Experience 2Health News:With the Right Approach, Plastic Surgery for Teens and Young Adults is Now a Positive Experience 3Health News:With the Right Approach, Plastic Surgery for Teens and Young Adults is Now a Positive Experience 4Health News:With the Right Approach, Plastic Surgery for Teens and Young Adults is Now a Positive Experience 5Health News:ORCS Web, Inc Makes Available WCF RIA Services 2Health News:SeniorHomes.com Closes $1.1 Million Series A Round of Investment Financing 2Health News:Eye Protection at Home Could Help Prevent 1 Million Home Eye Injures: Tips from Defog It Antifog During National Healthy Vision Month 2010 2Health News:Eye Protection at Home Could Help Prevent 1 Million Home Eye Injures: Tips from Defog It Antifog During National Healthy Vision Month 2010 3Health News:Mayo Clinic researchers find genetic secrets to common kidney cancer 2Health News:Mayo Clinic researchers find genetic secrets to common kidney cancer 3Health News:Mayo Clinic researchers find genetic secrets to common kidney cancer 4
(Date:1/15/2014)... Tegra Medical is very pleased to announce the appointment ... Chief Executive Officer.  Mark was promoted from his current role ... company,s four facilities in Massachusetts , ... Tegra Medical in 2012 with 20+ years of broad-based operations, ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... TORONTO , Jan. 15, 2014  According to ... medical technology market intelligence, the United ... occlusion (TEO) device markets will expand moderately through ... fastest-growing segments. In particular, increasing interest in drug-eluting ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 Reportlinker.com announces ... available in its catalogue: ... Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End ... STUDY OBJECTIVES A drug ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 2Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 3US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 2US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 3Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 2Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 3Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 4Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 5Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 6Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 7Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 8Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 9Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 10Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 11Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 12Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 13Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 14Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 15Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 16Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 17Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 18
... , , , ... Claims and Clearinghouse Service in the 2009 Top 20 ... RealMed is a dynamic revenue cycle management solution providing advanced, ... payers. KLAS is an independent research firm specializing in ...
... ... today announced a series of flexible financing solutions ... and meet deadlines defined within the HITECH provision of the ... interest terms for qualified customers, the solutions enable organizations to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:RealMed Ranked as 2009 'Best in KLAS' Claims and Clearinghouse Service 2RealMed Ranked as 2009 'Best in KLAS' Claims and Clearinghouse Service 3Siemens Unveils Flexible Financing Solutions to Help Providers Achieve Meaningful Use 2Siemens Unveils Flexible Financing Solutions to Help Providers Achieve Meaningful Use 3Siemens Unveils Flexible Financing Solutions to Help Providers Achieve Meaningful Use 4
The new, single-use 26 mL applicator is latex-free, hands-off and sterile to help prevent cross-contamination. The applicator is designed for a smooth delivery of the solution for larger surgical pro...
... Anti-HCV Low Titer Performance Panel consists of ... to strong positive for antibodies to the ... for use by manufacturers and diagnostic laboratories ... from all major test systems are included ...
Comprised of a monofilament polypropylene mesh coated with hydrophilic porcine collagen, Pelvitex™ mesh is clinically proven coating to enhance the healing process, along with the strength and d...
... a biological material derived from ... for excellent suppleness and strength. ... ensure high levels of quality ... enhances the biocompatibility, performance and ...
Medicine Products: