The health promotion team engages in patient education with those who are living with chronic diseases such as diabetes, pre-diabetes, obesity, and hypertension. We also provide cancer screening and prevention of colorectal cancer. We understand that each client is different and attempt to guide each person to a healthier lifestyle based on their individual needs. Our job is to help people enjoy and sustain a balanced, healthy way of life!
We have staff with special certifications who are trained to work with those living with chronic diseases. Fitness Specialist who are certified through the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), Registered Dietitian on staff who can help with medical nutrition therapy, Community Health Representatives with years of experience and health coaches and educators that are ready to work with all patients.
Health Promotion Programs are possible through grants from the Indian Health Services, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the University of Arizona.