PiNEHURST, NC, November 10, 2021 (PRNewswire) – The Medical Fitness Association is pleased to share that in the near future. Study Published in American Journal of Preventive Medicine “Being a member of a medical fitness center is associated with a reduction in the risk of death and hospitalization for all reasons,” he concludes.

Physical inactivity can be fatal. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, only about half of the population America Recommended exercise level is reached. Physical inactivity is an economic burden. $ 27 billion Per year.

The study Between 2005 and 2015, there were two certified medical fitness centers. Health Institute And Reh-Fit Center In Winnipeg, ManitobaTo look at the relationship between membership in a medical fitness institution and health outcomes. Both utilities are verified by Medical Fitness Association.

Medical fitness model It is designed to improve health by providing evidence-based medical integrated programs to improve health. Unlike traditional fitness facilities, this model includes medical follow-up; Clinical integration with the health system; Higher staff education and training; Health assessments; And health education.

Researchers are allowed to use more than 500,000 identified regional health records for use as a control group. The intervention team brought together more than 19,000 Wellness Institute members and the Reh-Face Center Medical Fitness Facilities.

According to the study,

  • Members of the Medical Fitness Institute a The risk of death for all causes is reduced by 60 percent 48% lower in the first 651 days and 651 days later.
  • Membership from a Hospitals are 13 percent less likely to be exposed.
  • The frequency of hospitalizations (3 or more visits per week) was low, and hospital admissions were low.

“We are pleased to see the evidence we have seen in the emerging medical fitness industry.” David Flech, CEO of the Medical Fitness Association, said. He added that the certified medical fitness facilities provide a safe environment for the elderly and those suffering from chronic diseases and are still serving the health and well-being needs of the entire community. “Medical fitness determines the future of the fitness industry.” Ale Flech “Over the past few years, we have seen commercial fitness service facilities that include medical follow-up and a wider range of health and wellness services. As we know, the benefits to members are enormous.”

About the study
This study was conducted by the Seven Oaks General Hospital Foundation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Manitoba Health Policy Center. University of Manitoba, Manitoba and Heart and Stroke Foundation Research.

About Medical Fitness Association
Of Medical Fitness Association MFA is a nonprofit, 501 (c) (6), professional membership organization whose mission is to create opportunities for the development and success of integrated medical fitness centers. MFA provides industry advocates, industry standards, educational programs, standards, scores, professional development, and network opportunities for the medical fitness industry.

Marian Murphy, Marketing Director
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