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News from Unity

Unity Health System Named Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite by American Heart Association

 Unity Health System has recently been named a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association in recognition of the efforts made by Thrive, Unity’s employee wellness program.

The American Heart Association has identified Unity as one of an elite group of recipients of this important initiative. With the Gold distinction, Unity has made significant steps in recognizing the importance of a healthy work place as well as creating an environment of wellness by supporting our employees.

“We are thrilled to be recognized by the American Heart Association as a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite,” said Renee Elwood, Wellness Coordinator at Unity Health System. 

“Everyday, we strive to provide a healthy workplace for our employees and have been working diligently to enhance our culture of health and wellness throughout all that we do. As a health care provider we need to make sure our employees are at their best so that they can provide the best possible health care experience to our patients.”

About the American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is devoted to saving people from heart disease and stroke – America’s No. 1 and No. 4 killers. We team with millions of volunteers to fund innovative research, fight for stronger public health policies, and provide lifesaving tools and information to prevent and treat these diseases. The Dallas-based association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. To learn more or to get involved, call 1-800-AHA-USA1, visit heart.org or call any of our offices around the country.  Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.  

About Unity

At Unity Health System you’ll find the friendliest and most compassionate people dedicated to providing the best possible health care experience in over 70 locations. Key programs include Unity Hospital’s Joint Replacement Center, Family Birth Place, Spine Center, Diabetes Center, Stroke Center, Brain Injury & Physical Rehabilitation, and Chemical Dependency.  Unity Center for Aging provides a comprehensive range of services for older adults using the most innovative approaches in elder care.  ACM Medical Laboratory is an industry leader in patient and clinical trials testing. For more information, visit www.unityhealth.org.