PHOENIX, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer can be a fun time of year, but it also poses additional risks - especially for seniors. SCAN Health Plan Arizona encourages area seniors to take extra precautions this season with these six tips:
"Every year seniors become ill, are hospitalized or worse due to the intense Arizona heat," said Dr. Marc Lato, medical director for SCAN Health Plan Arizona. "With these simple tips, we hope people won't get caught off guard this summer."
SCAN Health Plan Arizona is an exclusive sponsor of "Healthy Tips for Successful Aging" with ABC 15. Each week, the station airs 30-second health tips provided by SCAN as part of the nonprofit health plan's ongoing commitment to improving the lives of seniors by helping them remain healthy and independent.
About SCAN Health Plan
For more than 30 years, SCAN Health Plan has been focusing on the unique needs of people with Medicare and today is the fourth-largest nonprofit Medicare Advantage Plan in the United States. The company currently serves 110,000 members in Southern California. In Arizona it offers a Medicare Advantage Plan in Maricopa County and provides long-term care services to individuals in that county who are enrolled in the state's long-term care system. Further information may be obtained at scanhealthplan.com.
|SOURCE SCAN Health Plan Arizona|
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