Navigation Links
U.S. Preventive Medicine Helps Participants of the State of Nevada Public Employees' Benefits Program (PEBP) Become Healthier
Date:4/27/2010

DALLAS and CARSON CITY, Nev., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- State of Nevada public employees are taking steps to get healthier and feel better by participating in The Prevention Plan™, a U.S. Preventive Medicine® program designed to encourage healthy behaviors, detect disease in the earliest stages and manage chronic conditions before they progress. The program is projected to save Nevada taxpayers several million dollars over the next four years.

The Prevention Plan benefit is part of the "Live Well, Be Well" initiative by the State of Nevada Public Employees' Benefits Program (PEBP), which promotes improved health to 44,000 employees and retirees. The Prevention Plan is open to PEBP PPO participants, who will receive a health assessment, one-on-one health coaching, personalized action plans and timely, relevant health information. PPO participants and their spouses or domestic partners with diabetes will receive intensive care management from The Prevention Plan. PEBP PPO Participants will begin enrolling on July 1, 2010.  

"We are charged with two critical functions here at PEBP. One to deliver a quality health care program that is responsive to the individual's specific needs and the second is to provide fiscal soundness for the long-term viability of our program," said Jon Hager, chief financial officer of the Nevada Public Employees Benefits Program. "We consider The Prevention Plan a forward thinking program that will help us accomplish both goals and succeed in an increasingly difficult realm."

The Prevention Plan will help Nevada PEBP employees and retirees:


    SOURCE U.S. Preventive Medicine
    Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
    All rights reserved

    Page: 1 2 3

    Related biology news :

    1. American College of Preventive Medicine releases lifestyle medicine literature review
    2. New lab evidence suggests preventive effect of herbal supplement in prostate cancer
    3. Chemopreventive agents in black raspberries identified
    4. Fewer deaths with preventive antibiotic use
    5. Researchers identify cancer preventive properties in common vitamin supplement
    6. University of Nevada School of Medicine physiology professor earns $1.2 million grant over four years to study motility of internal anal sphincter muscle
    7. Metabolic fingerprints offer fresh clues and a new path toward personalized medicine
    8. Medicine residues may threaten fish reproduction
    9. Seeing a bionic eye on medicines horizon
    10. NYU School of Medicine presents biomedical researchers Dart/NYU Biotechnology Achievement Awards
    11. DNA nanotechnology breakthrough offers promising applications in medicine
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:8/12/2015)... 12, 2015 As the digital ... innovation and advanced biometrics technology is accelerating beyond expectations.  ... rely on using their credit cards, the digital currency, ... for payment services led by companies in the space ... Google, Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG ), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
    (Date:8/11/2015)... , August 11, 2015 Today, ZUK ... Already received as well as expected revenues in 2015 that relate ... FPC,s communicated revenue guidance of approximately 2,200 MSEK for 2015. ... is a prominent smartphone manufacturer in ... ZUK selected FPC1 155 for ...
    (Date:8/6/2015)... REDWOOD CITY, Calif. , Aug. 6, 2015 ... (D-Silicon Valley) will visit Crossmatch ™ to ... secure networks and protect data. Crossmatch is a ... solutions whose technologies and expertise are helping federal ... operational efficiency and security.   "The ...
    Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 2Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 3Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 4Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 5Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 6FPC's Touch Fingerprint Sensor FPC1155 in ZUK's Smartphone Z1 2Rep. Honda to Visit Crossmatch in Redwood City 2
    ... on Earth. Researchers who have sequenced the genome of one ... are. In a paper published online this week in ... among a group of scientists who have established a draft ... off the coast of Australia. The genome is helping evolutionary ...
    ... and biochemists at the University of Washington two years ago ... to solve medical problems. The game, Foldit, turns one of ... bit reminiscent of Tetris. Thousands of people have now played ... than stack colored blocks or rescue a princess. Results ...
    ... , PASADENA, Calif.Our belief as to whether we will likely ... winning or losingdirectly affects the levels of neural effort put ... a new brain-imaging study by neuroscientists at the California Institute ... by Richard A. Andersen, the James G. Boswell Professor of ...
    Cached Biology News:Sponge shines light on life's origin 2Gaming for a cure: Computer gamers tackle protein folding 2Gaming for a cure: Computer gamers tackle protein folding 3Gaming for a cure: Computer gamers tackle protein folding 4Caltech: Gain and loss in optimistic versus pessimistic brains 2Caltech: Gain and loss in optimistic versus pessimistic brains 3
    (Date:9/3/2015)... CITY, Calif. , Sept. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... today that five abstracts highlighting the performance and ... have been accepted for oral and poster presentations ... Lung Cancer,s 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer. ... Center; the University of California, Davis; the University ...
    (Date:9/3/2015)... 2015 According to a new ... (HPLC, UHPLC, Flash), GC, Other Components (Autosamplers, Detectors, Fraction ... - Analysis & Global Forecasts to 2020", published by ... around 9.223 Billion by 2020 from USD 7.062 Billion ... Browse 141 tables and 36 figures spread through 277 ...
    (Date:9/2/2015)... -- Axovant Sciences Ltd. (NYSE:  AXON), a leading clinical-stage biopharmaceutical ... presentations at three investor conferences: , Wednesday, September ... in New York at the New ... PM at the BioCentury NewsMakers Conference in New ... Center , Thursday, September 17 at 9:30 AM at ...
    (Date:9/2/2015)... DUBLIN , Sep. 02, 2015 ... ) has announced the addition of Jain PharmaBiotech,s ... Markets and Companies" to their offering. ... markets based on technologies and applications. The report ... basis for estimation of markets. Technologies include array ...
    Breaking Biology Technology:Leading Cancer Centers to Present Clinical Utility Data For Guardant360 At IASLC's 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer in Denver Sept. 6-9 2Leading Cancer Centers to Present Clinical Utility Data For Guardant360 At IASLC's 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer in Denver Sept. 6-9 3Leading Cancer Centers to Present Clinical Utility Data For Guardant360 At IASLC's 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer in Denver Sept. 6-9 4Chromatography Instruments Market Worth $ 9.223 Billion by 2020 2Chromatography Instruments Market Worth $ 9.223 Billion by 2020 3Chromatography Instruments Market Worth $ 9.223 Billion by 2020 4Axovant Sciences To Present At Upcoming Investor Conferences 2Axovant Sciences To Present At Upcoming Investor Conferences 3Global Biochips and Microarrays Technologies, Markets and Companies Report 2015 with Market Size in 2014 and Projected Value for the Years 2019 and 2024 2
    ... resonance energy transfer (FRET) between GFP , fusions in lysates ... Varian , Cary Eclipse , ... Daren J. Fyfe, Ph.D* , ... Clayton campus Victoria 3800, Australia , ...
    ... Overview , ... of the separation and purification of a number of biological molecules. ... protein A, or a protein may be purified on the basis ... these purifications take place in a chromatographic column with a relatively ...
    ... Purpose , ... and quantified more effectively and efficiently using LC/MS/MS. These agricultural compounds ... Overview , ... worldwide are placing great importance on the identification and quantitation of ...
    Cached Biology Technology: Monitoring fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET) between GFP, fusions in lysates of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae using the , Varian, Cary Eclipse 2 Monitoring fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET) between GFP, fusions in lysates of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae using the , Varian, Cary Eclipse 3 Monitoring fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET) between GFP, fusions in lysates of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae using the , Varian, Cary Eclipse 4Use of ZipTip Pipette Tips for Microscale Affinity Mass Spectrometry 2Use of ZipTip Pipette Tips for Microscale Affinity Mass Spectrometry 3Identification of Insecticides and Herbicides by LC/MS/MS Using the API 2000 LC/MS/MS System 2
    Chlorine-36, 3.7 MBq, 100 uCi. 0.1-0.3 HCl.< 111 MBq/g Cl, < 3 mCi/g Cl.Dispensed to order. Please inquire for alternative pack sizes. Category: Radiochemicals &Radiation Safety, Radiochemicals....
    1M stock solution (238mg/ml)...
    ...
    Request Info...
    Biology Products: