The Medical Fitness Difference
LifeStyles is a medically supervised fitness center that focuses on the prevention and treatment of disease, illness and injury through regular participation in physical activity, disease management and health education.
A continuum of care for members/patients
Improved outcomes for members/patients with chronic diseases and multiple risk factors
Medical oversight of programming and policies
Blend professional fitness and healthcare staff
Programs and services to meet the needs of an aging population as well as families and special needs groups
Personal approach to exercise assessment and exercise prescription
The Medical Fitness difference includes:
Qualified staff of degreed and credentialed exercise specialists, licensed certified athletic trainers, registered dietitians and wellness experts
Clinical integration with other Valley programs and services
Hospital level of cleanliness, maintenance and capital improvement
Specialized wellness programs that promote a healthy lifestyle
Customer service and experience
The goals of medical fitness are diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitate and prevent. There is a growing mountain of evidence that states physical activity is key to the prevention and treatment of disease, illness and injury; slowing the progression of chronic disease; aiding in the recovery from illness or injury; building strength and endurance for healthier aging.
Identify chronic and lifestyle diseases and conditions.
With a foundation of “exercise is medicine,” using physical activity as a treatment prescription while clinically integrating therapy and physical fitness into a patient’s lifestyle.
Provide physical therapy or rehab services for acute injuries or disease states.
Identifying chronic disease risk factors and addressing them with individualized and group exercise and wellness programs.