RENO, Nev., Aug. 21 Computerized Screening, Inc. (CSI)announced today that its' health systems will assist Army National Guardpersonnel in taking responsibility for their own health. Year two of theDecade of Health is the 2007 "Get Cuffed"(C) campaign initiated by theNational Guard Bureau, focusing on the importance of blood pressure and heartmaintenance.
"In recognition of the crucial need for Soldier awareness of andresponsibility for health and personal wellness, the Army National Guard ismaking a solid commitment to the health of their Soldiers and theircommunities through the Decade of Health program," said Lieutenant GeneralClyde A. Vaughn. "The Decade of Health is a 10-year strategic outreachcampaign that will promote a healthy force by emphasizing the primary message,'Always Reach, Always There....Always Healthy.'"
"We are extremely proud to have received this award and to know thatthousands of Army National Guard personnel around the nation and itsterritories will be able to use CSI health systems to proactively manage theirhealth," says Charles Bluth, President and CEO of CSI.
Although originally born as an accurate and medically significantnon-invasive automated blood pressure measurement system, the CSI HealthSystems have developed into much more over the years. The CSI Health Systemis the only automated blood pressure kiosk on the market that has FDA and ULapproval as a Medical Device. The blood pressure measurement technique CSIdeveloped is patented and uses the three accepted non-invasive measurementtechniques; auscultatory (sound), oscillometric (pressure) and patternidentification to analyze 40,000 to 60,000 samples to determine a single bloodpressure result. For cardiovascular diseases as well as obesity and diabetesthis is an invaluable addition for prevention.
About the Army National Guard The Army National Guard is an elite groupof Soldiers who dedicate a portion of their time to serving their nation,state, and local community. Army National Guard Soldiers in every State andTerritory fall under the authority of the Governor unless the Soldiers areactivated under Presidential authority. For more information about the ArmyNational Guard visit http://www.arng.army.mil, the public website of theNational Guard Bureau.
About Computerized Screening, Inc. CSI is a medical device manufacturer,located in Reno, Nevada. Established in 1978, the medical device companyemerged from a mission to offer affordable, accurate blood pressure and heartrate testing for non-clinical settings. CSI is dedicated to providing healthassessment tools and information that encourages wellness and diseaseprevention. CSI can be reached at 1-800-553-9230 or visithttp://www.computerized-screening.com.
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