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The Salem Township Hospital’s new Wellness and Prevention Program was presented by Sherri Hopkins, Health Care Director and Tania Allison, Case Management Director. The new initiative is the result of the Medicare organization’s realization that investing in a program assists in the wellness and prevention of healthcare patients has long term benefits and is providing reimbursement for the program. In the past, patients were provided services during and after an illness. Under this new program Medicare members can join the program, provide the history of their illnesses, a list of their medications, a little information about their lifestyle and their ability to meet the obligations of their illness, primarily medications. The Wellness and Prevention staff will take a proactive approach in educating the patient on the illness, the purpose of the medications being prescribed and any other healthcare issues or barriers that need to be addressed. One of the greatest […]

Salem Township Hospital spoke at the May Chamber Luncheon