DALLAS, June 25 U.S. Preventive Medicine(R), the leader indisease prevention, today announced the appointment of Jennifer Sargent asVice President of Sales. In this newly-created position, Ms. Sargent will haveoverall responsibility for the company's national and international salesinitiatives focused on The Prevention Plan(TM), the company's groundbreakingpersonalized health and lifestyle management program, as well as ThePrevention Plan CM(TM), its field-based chronic disease management program,and The Centers for Preventive Medicine(R), which offer high-tech diagnosticscreenings to consumers.
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Ms. Sargent brings over a decade of health promotion, health management,and training and development experience to U.S. Preventive Medicine. Prior tojoining the company, she was the vice president of sales for MatriaHealthcare, Inc. in Atlanta, GA. She has served in sales roles for leadinghealth management companies, including managing health enhancement programsfor the University of North Dakota, 3M and Medica.
"We are fortunate to have Jennifer on board to lead our sales efforts andsupport our mission to improve positive health outcomes while reducing healthcare costs," said Christopher T. Fey, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer ofU.S. Preventive Medicine. "Her extensive experience in health management andhealth enhancement programs will be a tremendous asset to our rapid andsuccessful growth."
A graduate of University of Minnesota Duluth, Ms. Sargent earned hermaster's in Kinesiology from the University of North Dakota. She is alsocertified as a health fitness instructor by the American College of SportsMedicine.
About U.S. Preventive Medicine:
U.S. Preventive Medicine(R), a privately owned company, is building thefirst personalized medicine business in the United States and internationallyfocused on prevention. The company offers employers, government agencies andconsumers proprietary products that include The Prevention Plan(TM), agroundbreaking personalized health and lifestyle management program deliveredonline to individuals; The Prevention Plan CM(TM), field-based chronic diseasemanagement programs customized for employers and government agencies to reducehealthcare costs; and The Center for Preventive Medicine(R), which offershigh-tech diagnostic screenings delivered to consumers in partnership withhospitals, health systems and other providers. For more information, pleasevisit www.USPreventiveMedicine.com.
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