Complete Health Improvement Program Helps to Lead a Healthier Life

Program Focuses on Reversing and Preventing Effects of Diabetes, Obesity, Hypertension and High Cholesterol 

Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) is designed to prevent and reverse the effects of diabetes, obesity, hypertension and high cholesterol. This ThedaCare program includes a before and after lifestyle evaluation for total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, triglycerides, fasting blood sugar, blood pressure and weight, a textbook, workbook and food samples. The cost is $450/person and $250 for a spouse/domestic partner.

People can participate in CHIP, a series of 18, 1.5-hour classes in a combination lecture and workshop format that begins on Mon., Sept. 29, through Thurs., Nov. 20, from 6:30-8 p.m. at Appleton Medical Center.

For more information, or to register, call (920) 831-1905 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Registration is required.  For additional information and a detailed class schedule, please visit the CHIP News page.

ThedaCare (www.thedacare.org) is a community health system consisting of five hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, ThedaCare At Work and ThedaCare At Home. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!