NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, a nationally recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams, with a physician network spanning 44 states, today announced that the University Hospital and Clinics – Lafayette General Medical Center in Lafayette, LA, has been named an EHE-certified preventive care center. Through University Hospital and Clinics, EHE members in the Lafayette region now have greater access to its preventive care program to help them proactively maintain their health.
"EHE is proud to add University Hospital and Clinics – Lafayette General Medical Center to its growing private provider network. University Hospital and Clinics provides families with comprehensive medical services at every level of care. Since opening in 1911, it has been a leader in health care," said Deborah McKeever, president of EHE International. "EHE members will benefit from the expertise and experience of University Hospital and Clinics' doctors who have met our high professional and practice standards earning the 'EHE Certified' status."
"EHE's continued expansion in the Lafayette area and across the United States is a sign that more and more employers are realizing the benefits of standardized clinical protocols in preventive health and annual exams," added McKeever. "It is well-recognized that a focus on prevention helps control future healthcare costs, improves productivity and allows employees to proactively manage their own health. EHE has a century of experience in caring for employers' greatest asset, its employees."
If you would like to learn more about EHE International's physician network, please contact:
Director, Provider Markets
Office: (212) 332-3025
Mobile: (203) 507-5609
Fax: (212) 332-1170
About EHE International
Established in 1913, EHE International is celebrating 100 years as the recognized leader in preventive medicine with the release of a new book, 100 Years of Preventive Health: The History of EHE International. EHE's clinical protocols are specifically designed for early detection of preventable disease and associated risk factors, supported by robust personal coaching and health management tools and resources. EHE International is the oldest and largest preventive medicine specialist and its clinically based educational and social engagement platforms are the preferred choice among America's leading employers. For more information, visit www.eheintl.com.
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