Historically, most of our established patients return every year for their annual evaluation. Our oldest patient has never missed his annual health evaluation in 55 years
Dallas/W. Va. (Vocus) June 2, 2010
U.S. Preventive Medicine®, the leader in disease prevention services, has announced that Greenbrier Clinic has signed a participation agreement with the company to become a worldwide referral partner for members of The Prevention Plan™ seeking executive health, preventive medicine interventions and specialty follow-up care.
Under the agreement, Greenbrier Clinic will become a participant in The Global Prevention Network™, a select group of preeminent health care institutions with recognized research, preventive services and executive health programs in the U.S. and internationally. Affiliates in The Global Prevention Network enable U.S. Preventive Medicine to provide both national and global prevention solutions for individuals, employers, and government entities, and serve as educational partners in U.S. Preventive Medicine’s international outreach efforts.
Located in the West Virginia wing of the renowned Greenbrier Resort and Conference Center, the Greenbrier Clinic was formed in 1948 by progressive business leaders who understood that healthy executives are the cornerstones of healthy corporations. The clinic combines a relaxing environment with unparalleled diagnostic evaluation and care.
"U.S. Preventive Medicine is committed to providing our members with access to the most respected health care institutions around the globe. With a rich history that began in 1778 with its White Sulphur Springs, the Greenbrier has embodied the concept of wellness for over 230 years. Today, the Clinic offers the most advanced diagnostic equipment and expertise available. The Greenbrier Clinic will be a strong addition to our growing network of distinguished preventive and specialized care affiliates,” said Christopher Fey, Chairman and CEO of U.S. Preventive Medicine.
“The Greenbrier Clinic, this country's pioneer of preventive medicine, is very excited to affiliate with U.S Preventive Medicine. Since inception in 1948 our medical staff has always advocated the importance of preventive medicine and impact this has on longevity. Many major corporations, government dignitaries, professional sports figures and celebrities have frequented the clinic over the past 62 years," said H. Ed Jones, Administrator of Greenbrier Clinic. “Historically, most of our established patients return every year for their annual evaluation. Our oldest patient has never missed his annual health evaluation in 55 years,” said H. Ed Jones.
The Global Prevention Network provides The Prevention Plan members concierge service directly to the finest health systems in the world for executive health, early disease detection assessments through advanced diagnostic technology, and specialized follow up care. Other network affiliates include the Cleveland Clinic FL, Mayo Clinic FL, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Scripps Health, American Hospital in Paris and Parkway Health in Singapore.
U.S. Preventive Medicine pioneered The Prevention Plan™ product suite to address the growing health care needs nationwide and internationally. From wellness and chronic care management to The Prevention Plan Prime for seniors, The Prevention Plan offers a comprehensive suite of tools across the entire preventive health care continuum.
Other proprietary innovations include the: 1) Prevention Score™, a tool that tracks an individual’s prevention efforts and key health indicators throughout the year; 2) ROI Calculator that integrates comprehensive national data analytics with a company’s specific information to predict how much the organization can save over time with The Prevention Plan products; and 3) ROI Guarantee to offer clients a reassurance agreement that defined goals will be realized.
About U.S. Preventive Medicine
U.S. Preventive Medicine® is leading a global preventive health movement focused on saving lives and money by keeping people healthy and better managing chronic conditions before they progress. The company provides an integrated continuum of prevention programs—primary, secondary and tertiary—that are based on the clinical science of preventive medicine. The Prevention Plan™, the world’s first preventive health benefit, moves beyond traditional wellness to identify each individual’s top health risks and design a customized plan of action supported 24/7 by nurse coaches. The company is accredited in wellness and health promotion by NCQA and disease management by URAC.
About Greenbrier Clinic
The Greenbrier Clinic’s state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment assures maximum comfort and safety to patients as well as accurate, early diagnosis of medical issues. The medical staff fosters a personal relationship with patients, which builds trust and enhances patients’ understanding of their health. The Clinic’s emphasis on preventive health counseling encourages healthy people to safeguard their most valuable asset, which benefits both the individual and his or her employer. Visitors can enjoy all of the resort's luxurious amenities, including three championship golf courses, tennis facilities, the Greenbrier Spa, and the superb Greenbrier cuisine.