Classrooms nationwide eligible to win Cabot Cheese for a healthy holiday party
(3BL Media) October 1, 2012 – GEF and Cabot Creamery Cooperative have teamed up to promote sustainability education and healthy behaviors in elementary and middle schools through their new Holiday Cheese Party Raffle. By completing a lesson on health and sustainability, classrooms from around the nation are eligible to win a nutritious party with $100 from GEF and Cabot’s award winning cheddar cheeses.
Johnson & Johnson will start using a new common patient assistance program application for the HIV medicines it offers. The new form consolidates all the required information in one place, and is the first of its kind public-private partnership with six other pharmaceutical companies, numerous Federal agencies, and public health and advocacy groups. The program is being implemented through the Johnson & Johnson Patient Assistance Foundation.
Award-winning program aims to improve linguistic and cultural competency within health care
(3BL Media) Oakland, CA - August 28, 2012 - To help reduce health care disparities and increase language access in health care, Kaiser Permanente recently convened with 14 nonprofit health care organizations and community providers from across the country in Atlanta for its award-winning Qualified Bilingual Staff training.
(3BL Media) August 8, 2012 - Kaiser Permanente 2011 Community Benefit Annual Report is now available. The report, titled “Deeper & Stronger,” underscores how our commitment to total health continues to grow by reinforcing Kaiser Permanente’s mission to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve.
Coordinated Approach to Child Health to be Expanded
(3BL Media) Las Vegas, NV - August 8, 2012 – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and the Jared Foundation announced plans to work toward expanding a program that addresses chronic weight and obesity issues among children living in the region.
“We are what we eat and the United States is facing a widely-documented crisis and epidemic,” said Jim Murren, Chairman & CEO of MGM Resorts International at the announcement of the expansion of the Coordinated Approach to Childhood Health in Las Vegas.
Industry-leading mobile application offers Sodexo’s customers one go-to place for tracking dining choices, nutrition and fitness activities at work and home
(3BL Media) Gaithersburg, MD - August 6, 2012 - Dietitians and health experts everywhere regard daily tracking of physical activity and food intake as the single biggest tool for success in any health, diet or fitness program and that process just got easier for millions of Americans thanks to a strategic partnership between Sodexo and MyFitnessPal. Now, tracking good nutrition in the workplace is simple as Sodexo, Quality of Daily Life Solutions provider to more than 1,800 corporate workplaces in the United States, directly connects its database of thousands of chef-developed menu items
New ARAMARK Building Community Opportunity Zone includes community health garden and outdoor classroom for health and nutrition education at Southwest Improvement Council
(3BL Media) Denver, CO - July 25, 2012 - In the neighborhoods of west Denver, many residents, particularly the elderly, suffer from nutrition-related illnesses, like high rates of diabetes and heart disease. The problem is compounded by lack of access to adequate nutrition education and grocery stores that offer good selections of fresh, healthy food.
(3BL Media) Falls Church, VA - July 11, 2012 - CSC (CSC) announced that it has been awarded Gold Level Achievement for the American Heart Association’s (AHA) 2012 Fit-Friendly Companies Recognition program.
Quest Diagnostics partnered with our employee-elected charity, the American Cancer Society as a national presenting sponsor of the Choose You movement
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Quest Diagnostics and its employees are committed to making a difference in the communities where we work and live, whether it's local community needs or the American Cancer Society Choose You (R) women's health movement.