incentaHEALTH Executive to Speak at Cardiovascular Summit
GLADE SPRINGS RESORT, WV – May 31, 2008 – Todd McGuire, COO and CTO of incentaHEALTH, will speak today at the 9th Annual Cardiovascular Health in Appalachia Conference. The conference will be hosted by St. Mary’s Medical Center and Regional Heart Institute.
The purpose of the conference will be to explore approaches for the assessment, prevention, and management of cardiovascular disease. The conference will be attended by physicians, nurses, dietitians and allied health professionals.
Mr. McGuire will be presenting on the obesity epidemic and what companies can do to improve the health of their employees. The presentation will cover how employee coaching programs can support lifestyle behavior change around nutrition and exercise. In addition, Todd will review how performance-based incentives, social support tools and other ideas can encourage employee participation and retention over a sustained period of time.
incentaHEALTH is an innovative health care technology company with headquarters in Denver, Colorado. incentaHEALTH’s system is designed to incentivize participants to improve their health by managing their weight through the use of interactive email coaching, workplace weigh-ins and cash rewards for sustained weight loss success. Organizations throughout the U.S. have implemented this health care solution for their employees and are reporting significant success. For more information, visit http://www.incentaHEALTH.com.