UVMHN - Elizabethtown Community Hospital fosters good nutrition
A nutritious diet and food security are essential to wellness and affect all aspects of personal health. Interventions in this area can lead to reductions in chronic disease, mortality and medical costs. In April 2019, The University of Vermont Health Network - Elizabethtown Community Hospital launched the Wellness Rx program to provide nutritious food to the needy in their community while improving dietary habits.
To learn more about this initiative and its results, read our full story.
This story is just one of the many initiatives profiled on HANYS' Member Spotlight website that demonstrate how New York healthcare providers are investing in forward-looking initiatives that improve care quality and health outcomes.