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Improving work health

For a vast majority of us work means sitting at a desk from 9am to 5pm, along with the work day commute that also has us sitting in the car. The health effects of living a sedentary life style are extremely negative, yet there are ways to avoid these even if you spend most of…

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The Power of Friendship

Friends. They are a sounding board for ideas, someone to laugh with, cry with, are there to support us through thick and thin. There are all kinds of friendships throughout life, and they have more influence on who we are and what makes us tick then we realize. Have you ever thought about the role…

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An ACO story: How calculated risk is paying off

July 18, 2018: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) began offering the voluntary Shared Savings Program to improve healthcare’s track record with outcomes, experience and cost. Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) that demonstrate quality and savings earn rewards – the more risk they take on, the more money they can earn. But, for various…

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Battling the Heat and Exercise

The heat and humidity feel oppressive when even just walking outside for short periods of time. When deciding to do any kind of physical activity in the added heat and humidity of late summer, keep in mind the added stress that your body may be under. We have compiled ways to help eliminate the risks…

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