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Predictions: 3 Public Health Hot Topics for 2015

2014 proved to be a big year for public health—ACA implementation, the Ebola epidemic, soda tax, and more. While many of last year’s hot topics will continue to flow into this year and many unpredictable events are to come, it’s … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Holiday Season while Staying Healthy

Parties, cocktails, turkeys, desserts—how do you stay healthy with all the joys that come with the holiday season? It’s important to remind patients, clients, and loved ones to celebrate in moderation and to keep in mind some tips for staying … Continue reading

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Celebrating our Nurses: Representing the Front Lines of Patient Care

“When you’re a nurse, you know that every day you will touch a life or a life will touch yours.” —Anonymous This week is National Nurses Week. SurroundHealth would like to give a big shout out to all the nurses in … Continue reading

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SurroundHealth Spring Updates & Milestones

3 years and nearly 6,000 members.  It’s hard to believe how much we’ve grown over the past few years and how many talented and unique people we have met and collaborated with along the way. As we approach this member … Continue reading

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“Corporate Universities” and the Challenge of Retention

This blog is derived from a SurroundHealth article written by Christopher Kelly, Med, entitled, “Re-evaluating Our Approach to ‘Corporate Universities’, in which the approach to “corporate universities” or “academies” is re-evaluated.  These 2-3 week intensive trainings are meant to provide … Continue reading

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How Healthcare Extenders Can Stay Current in the Era of e-Patients

Healthcare providers are no longer the sole gatekeepers of health information. The e-patient has emerged —individuals empowered by technology to collaborate and be actively involved in their health. Through the lens of diabetes, our recent webinar discussed this paradigm shift, … Continue reading

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Supporting women’s heart health by going RED

Are you wearing red today? SurroundHealth, along with our parent company, HealthEd, is participating in National Wear Red Day to show our support and advocacy for women’s heart health. Rooted in education, we feel that the best way to be … Continue reading

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