Category Archives: The Prevention Plan

Leveraging the Tools of Technology with the Power of Prevention – Presentation by Dr. Ron Loeppke

This year at The Forum12, the annual conference of the Care Continuum Alliance, there was a new approach to the presentations.  For each of the five tracks, Advancing Wellness Collaborative Strategies Expanding the Evidence Innovations in Care, and Measuring Value there … Continue reading

Posted in Diabetes, mHealth, Preventive Medicine, The Care Continuum Alliance, The Industry, The Prevention Plan, U.S. Preventive Medicine, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

mHealth – Paul Jacobs CEO of Qualcomm… A slight diversion in the Series

In rather fortuitous timing as I have been working on this series on mHealth, Paul Jacobs,the CEO of Qualcomm discussed the future of digital health with CNBC.  You can read the full interview here.  Qualcomm the world leader in next … Continue reading

Posted in mHealth, The Prevention Plan, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Prevention Plan Success Story

Can wellness programs implemented through an employer improve ones health? Well they certainly can and while I previously discussed the study published by Drs. Loeppke, Eddington and Beg in Population Health Management (read it Here) ,  this video is of a … Continue reading

Posted in Obesity, Preventive Medicine, The Prevention Plan, U.S. Preventive Medicine, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dr. Manny Alvarez Features The Prevention Plan on Fox News Live

Chris Fey, the founder, chairman and CEO of U. S. Preventive Medicine and Ron Loeppke, MD its vice chairman were recently featured on Dr. Manny Alvarez’s show on Fox News Live.  Dr. Alvarez or Dr. Manny as he prefers to … Continue reading

Posted in The Prevention Plan, U.S. Preventive Medicine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What has The Prevention Plan Done for Me?

I am now into my third year on The Prevention Plan, as good a time as any to provide you with an update of my progress. My Personal Prevention Plan now contains three years of Health Risk Assessment, Labs and … Continue reading

Posted in Health Risk Assessment, Preventive Medicine, The Prevention Plan, U.S. Preventive Medicine, Uncategorized, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

May 18- National Employee Health and Fitness Day

Today is National Employee Health and Fitness Day. This is a great day to remind us of how interrelated health is with workforce productivity. Numerous studies have documented the savings associated with a healthy workforce both in terms of direct … Continue reading

Posted in Obesity, Preventive Medicine, The Industry, The Prevention Plan, U.S. Preventive Medicine | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The State of Idaho Learns about The Prevention Plan

Recently Chris Fey our Chairman and CEO, Dr. Ron Loeppke our Vice Chairman and I had the privilege of meeting with Idaho’s health oriented Governor C. L. “Butch” Otter to discuss wellness, prevention and The Prevention Plan. Governor Otter is … Continue reading

Posted in Preventive Medicine, The Industry, The Prevention Plan, U.S. Preventive Medicine, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chris Fey on The Manny Alvarez Health Show on FoxNews.com

Recently Christopher Fey the founder and chairman of U.S. Preventive Medicine was featured on Dr. Manny Alvarez’s show on FoxNews.com.  It was a fascinating discussion, particularly the keen interest Dr. Manny, as he’s called, expressed in Prevention and The Prevention … Continue reading

Posted in Preventive Medicine, The Prevention Plan, U.S. Preventive Medicine, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

National Minority Health Month

April is National Minority Health Month and a time remind ourselves of the need to focus on some of the health disparities that have become all to common in the United States. While I have previously discussed the growing prevalence … Continue reading

Posted in Diabetes, The Prevention Plan, U.S. Preventive Medicine, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Time Limited Prevention/Wellness Programs – Can they Work?

One of the new things I am seeing for employer based prevention or wellness programs is vendors offering companies some time limited program or single event. It seems like a great idea and easy way to step into the space. … Continue reading

Posted in Preventive Medicine, The Prevention Plan, U.S. Preventive Medicine, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment