ThedaCare 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., Jan. 5, and runs through Thurs., Feb. 26. The classes are 6:30-8:00 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, each person must register separately. For additional information and a detailed class schedule, please visit the CHIP News page.
ThedaCare™ is a community health system consisting of seven hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, ThedaCare Medical Center-New London, Shawano Medical Center, Berlin Memorial Hospital, Wild Rose Community Memorial Hospital and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, and ThedaCare at Home. ThedaCare is one of the largest employers in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,800 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.