In this issue, our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Van H. Dunn, weighs in on the vital importance of staying current with preventive screenings. You will also learn about a new, non-invasive, highly effective procedure for colon cancer screening that we hope many of you will take advantage of.
You will hear from two of your fellow members, Marlowe Smith and Jesse Cruz, who have teamed up to encourage each other to stick to a workout routine and stay healthy. And because it is never too early—or too late—to think about retirement, we provide details about upcoming Pension Benefit Information Sessions and Getting Ready for Retirement workshops.
The calendar features nutrition, fitness and lifestyle tips to help you and your family make healthy, lasting changes.
We will soon launch new partnerships with the Mount Sinai Health System and AdvantageCare Physicians.
Preventive screenings can help stave off more serious illness—and may save your life.
MedFocus Radiology Network, the Benefit Fund’s preferred provider for radiology and imaging services, is now part of One Call Care Management.
A screening can catch colon cancer early, before it becomes difficult to treat.
Marlowe Smith’s health scare led to a friendship with fellow member Jesse Cruz, and the two have been staying strong and fit together ever since.
If you have made positive changes in your health — or are just starting to — we want to hear from you!
Learn all about your defined benefit pension and receive an estimate of what your monthly pension will be.
Linda Beth Lawson fully embraces our 1199SEIU retirees’ motto of being “Retired but Active.”