Vytra Health Plans Offers Free Wellness Seminars, Chats in April and May -Available to the Public at No Charge
In April and May, Vytra Health Plans offers a series of wellness seminars and online chats, open to the public at no charge, featuring experts addressing questions and concerns on a variety of health and wellness issues.
Melville, NY (PRWEB) April 1, 2004
In April and May, Vytra Health Plans offers a series of wellness seminars and online chats, open to the public at no charge, featuring experts addressing questions and concerns on a variety of health and wellness issues:
Â·Domestic Violence: Online chat session with Rachel Kalish, Community Educator from the Victims Information Bureau of Suffolk County. Thursday, April 22, from 1:00 p. m. to 2:00 p. m.
Â·Autism: Examining the Evidence: Seminar presented by Dr. Lynda Geller, Director of Community Services and Education at the Cody Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities at Stony Brook University. Discussion will focus on the facts about treatment and programs, and explain the basis of current controversies. Question and answer session included. Tuesday, April 27, from 7:00 p. m. to 8:30 p. m..
Â·Diabetes Awareness Seminar & Health Fair: Free screening will be available from trained professionals, along the latest clinical information about diabetic retinopathy from an ophthalmologist, and up-to-date nutrition information from a registered dietitian. Nurse Educators will be on hand to answer questions. Lunch provided. Saturday, May 15, from 10:00 a. m. to 2:00 p. m.
Â·Cancer: Screenings & Prevention: Online chat session with Stacey Roberts, RN, CWOCN, from the American Cancer Society, Eastern Division. Wednesday, May 19, from noon to 1:00 p. m.
Wellness seminars will be held in the Lower Level Conference Center of VytraÂs Melville headquarters, located at 395 North Service Road. Participate in the chat by logging on to www. vytra. com and clicking on the chat icon on the home page.
For more information, or to register, call the VytraÂs Health Education Department at 631-844-2681, or send an e-mail to healthed@vytra. com.
Vytra Health Plans is a Long Island-based health plan providing personalized health care coverage and third-party administrative services to nearly 200,000 members in Nassau, Suffolk and Queens Counties. Vytra is consistently rated highest for customer satisfaction among heath plans in the region.