Healthy Lifestyle

by Jerald Smith, PMC director of pastoral care

Two days after being discharged from the hospital, Regi Redick received a visit from a representative from her church. She was elated. Over the last few years, Redick has not been able to...

Category: Featured Health Education Topics

Separately or together, exercise benefits the whole familyAsk the Expert by Julie Flick, MD

Exercise provides physical and emotional benefits for overall health and well-being for the whole family. Regular exercise, at least 45 minutes three...

Category: Featured, Health Education Topics

Manage the disease by eating a healthy diet, maintaining a healthy weight and monitoring your blood sugar levels

Q. What is diabetes?

Diabetes is a medical condition that results in high blood sugar levels. There are several types of...

Category: Health Education Topics, Featured

About Health Bridge

Healthcare Simplified

Our world changes so quickly that keeping up on the latest local and national health news can be daunting. That is why Parrish Medical Center will do it for you. Whether it is education, breaking news or a message from your physician, count on HealthBridge to get it to you quickly.

• Personalized page based on health interests: health, weight control, diabetes, blood pressure and others
• Communication how you want it: mailbox, computer, phone or tablet
• One click access to an exclusive health education video library
• For patients of Parrish Medical Group physicians: email physician offices, request prescription refills, schedule an office appointment, view lab results
• RSVP online for events and classes
• Many more future benefits in development

Members receive:
• “Vim & Vigor” quarterly health magazine
• Daily updates with tips for better living, event reminders, checklists and other tools
• News alerts including as-needed reminders about events, appointments and breaking health news
• Shareable low fat, heart healthy recipes
• “Health Tip of the Day” to keep you motivated
• Comment on articles to join the conversation
• Business office tools for paying bills and requesting estimates

Join our HealthBridge program today and transform your health. HealthBridge is part of our vision of Healing Families — Healing Communities® and is an extension of our mission of providing healing experiences for everyone all the time®.