Madison, WI (PRWEB) September 25, 2012
WPS Health Insurance, Wisconsin’s leading not-for-profit health insurer and provider of affordable group and individual health insurance, is a local sponsor of the American Heart Association’s Madison Heart Walk. WPS is providing financial support and is anticipating a team of 200 or more walkers to help raise additional funds and awareness of heart-related diseases.
The Madison Heart Walk is a benefit for the South Central Wisconsin Chapter of the American Heart Association. This family-friendly event will be held Oct. 13 at Warner Park in Madison.
Since 1924, the American Heart Association has been the largest voluntary health association. It helps protect people of all ages and ethnicities from the ravages of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases. These diseases devastate millions of people of all ages and take more than 910,000 American lives each year.
About WPS Health Insurance
Founded in 1946, WPS is Wisconsin’s leading not-for-profit health insurer, offering affordable individual health insurance, family health insurance, high-deductible health insurance, and short-term health plans, as well as flexible and affordable group plans and cost-effective benefit plan administration for businesses. The WPS Medicare division administers Part A and B benefits for millions of seniors in multiple states, and the WPS TRICARE division serves millions more members of the U.S. military and their families. In 2012, the international Ethisphere® Institute named WPS one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for the third straight year. WPS is the only health insurance company to earn this distinction multiple times. For more information about WPS Health Insurance, visit http://www.wpsic.com.