Tag Archives: Health

Domestic Healthcare Tourism: Completely on the Company’s Dime

Large companies are embarking on a new healthcare strategy for their employees: Offer to pay completely, including travel, for certain surgeries provided they are performed at a select hospital. According to an article in the Charlotte Observer: “In a move to control rising health care costs, Mooresville-based Lowe’s has cut an unusual deal with a […]

A Shark Won’t Let You Park

The average American watches 30 plus hours of television in a week. That’s a little over four hours a day parked on the couch, letting your mind idle making no progress to be better. Ever wonder if your life feels stale? Maybe it’s time to turn off the TV and get into some shark infested […]

County-By-County Report Sizes Up Americans’ Health

Press Release: How Healthy Is Your County? New County Health Rankings Give First County-by-County Snapshot of Health in Each State Washington D.C. – The County Health Rankings—the first set of reports to rank the overall health of every county in all 50 states—were released today by the University of Wisconsin’s Population Health Institute and the […]