Raise Awareness this February
It is important for all of us to do our part in raising awareness about heart disease and promoting a healthy and balanced life. Nearly one-third of Americans have high cholesterol, which raises the risk for heart disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), employees with high risk for heart disease and stroke factors, such as high cholesterol and high blood pressure, cost employers more in terms of medical care, absenteeism, and lost productivity than employees with one or none of these risk factors.
Here are a few ways to help improve heart health:
If you are enrolled in a Pinnacle Health Management program, you can access online educational resources anytime. Simply, select the program you are enrolled in and use the password supplied by your care manager.
If you forgot the program password, please contact your care manager for assistance.