Media Advisory: Aria Health to Receive Prestigious Seven Seals Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)

Award presentation to be made during "Celebration of Health" community event.

Oct 25, 2010, 12:59 ET from Aria Health

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ --

What:

Military representatives will present Aria Health leaders with the elite Seven Seals Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a U.S. Department of Defense organization.  The award presentation will be a special highlight of Aria's "Celebration of Health," a community event featuring clinical services, preventive health screenings, and healthy lifestyle information.



When:

Tuesday, October 26, 2010


4 p.m.



Where:

Aria Health – Frankford Campus (Outside Main Hospital Entrance)  


4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA  19124



Background:

The Seven Seals award, depicting the heraldry seals of the seven military services, is the highest award granted by the ESGR to recognize the efforts by a citizen, business, or organization, whose supportive actions have benefited all of the Reserve Components in a significant manner and have demonstrated outstanding support, commitment, and extreme patriotism to the United States military.  Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) is a Department of Defense agency established in 1972.




The mission of ESGR is to gain and maintain employer support for Guard and Reserve service by recognizing outstanding support, increasing awareness of the law, and resolving conflicts through informal mediation.




Aria Health is the leading, largest health care provider serving Northeast Philadelphia and Lower Bucks County.  With more than 4,000 employees and a medical staff membership of 1,000, Aria offers patients three modern inpatient facilities with a total of 477 licensed beds, three outpatient sites, and access to a large network of primary care physicians and services.  



SOURCE Aria Health