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UPMC Health Plan and Heritage Valley Health System Combine Resources in 'LifeSmart,' A Community Initiative Designed to Prevent Diabetes
Date:2/12/2008

ool District, the County of Beaver, and Friendship Ridge, will invite their employees who are UPMC Health Plan members to participate in the program. A number of health-related businesses in the Beaver-Sewickley area are providing special offers to participants.

According to the University of Pittsburgh Diabetes Institute, type 2 diabetes can be effectively prevented or delayed through intensive lifestyle intervention. However, the Diabetes Institute reports that time constraints on physician staffs often limit the effectiveness of prevention programs and patient education.

"We believe that programs such as ours can assist physicians and develop healthier communities," said Ms. Holder.

About Heritage Valley Health System

Heritage Valley Health System provides comprehensive health care for residents of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler and Lawrence counties, in Pennsylvania; eastern Ohio; and the panhandle of West Virginia. In partnership with more than 500 physicians, Heritage Valley offers a broad range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services at its two hospitals, Heritage Valley Beaver and Heritage Valley Sewickley; in physician offices; and community satellite facilities. Additional information about Heritage Valley Health System is available online at http://www.heritagevalley.org.

About UPMC Health Plan

UPMC Health Plan, the second-largest health insurer in Western Pennsylvania, is owned by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), one of the nation's top-ranked health systems. The integrated partner companies of the UPMC Insurance Services Division -- which includes UPMC Health Plan, Work Partners, EAP Solutions, UPMC for You (Medical Assistance), and Community Care Behavioral Health -- offer a full range of group health insurance, Medicare, CHIP, Medical Assistance, behavioral health, employee assistance, and workers' compensation products and services t
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