Akron, Ohio (PRWEB) July 27, 2012
For immediate release
Jim Gosky, 330-344-6083, james(dot)gosky(at)akrongeneral(dot)org
Barry Easterling, 866-523-5433, beasterling(at)healthylifescreening(dot)com
Healthy Life Screening Announces New Venture with Akron General Medical Center
Healthy Life Screening is partnering with Akron General Medical Center to provide preventive cardiovascular and biometric screening services to corporations, patients and the Northeast Ohio community. The mission and vision of this partnership will help improve the health and welfare of the people in the community by early detection of cardiovascular disease that could lead to long-term health problems.
Healthy Life Screening will offer its expertise, skills and knowledge to manage cardiovascular screening programs with Akron General Medical Center throughout the community. Concurrently, Healthy Life Screening will be offering Akron General Medical Center’s expert cardiovascular biometric skills to all of Healthy Life Screening current and future customers.
Barry A. Easterling, Healthy Life Screening’s President and CEO, said, “Healthy Life Screening is very pleased to be partnering with Akron General Medical Center. Because of the synergy and high quality standards of the two organizations, we will be able to offer great customer service and a superior outreach program to the community.”
About Healthy Life Screening
Located in Akron, Ohio, Healthy Life Screening was started in 2006 offering a range of preventive health screens on asymptomatic individuals for the presence of cardiovascular disease. The screening consists of five tests: left ventricle dysfunction, peripheral artery disease, abdominal aortic, carotid artery screening (including carotid intima-media thickness) and blood pressure.
The company quickly established itself as a high-quality services provider in the Midwest, attracting hundreds of new clients. The services are offered on-site to corporations, unions, schools and medical institutions for the benefit of their employees, members and patients. For more information about Healthy Life Screening, visit http://www.healthylifescreening.com.
About Akron General Health System
Akron General Health System is a not-for-profit healthcare organization with the mission of improving the health and lives of the people and communities it serves. Akron General Health System includes: Akron General Medical Center, a 511-bed teaching and research medical center, and Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute, the area’s largest provider of rehabilitation services; Akron General Partners, which includes Partners Physician Group, the Akron General Health & Wellness Centers, Lodi Community Hospital, Community Health Centers and other companies; Akron General Community Health Ventures, which includes Visiting Nurse Service and Affiliates, the largest and most comprehensive provider of home healthcare services in Ohio; and Akron General Foundation. Akron General has earned the prestigious National Research Corporation (NRC) Consumer Choice Award for 14 out of 16 years. Recently, U.S. News & World Report ranked Akron General Medical Center as the seventh best hospital in Ohio and Becker’s Hospital Review named Akron General Medical Center one of the nation’s top 100 hospitals. For more information about Akron General Health System, visit http://www.akrongeneral.org.