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Preventive Health and Wellness

What is preventive health and wellness?

Prevention

  • Readiness
  • Pro-action

Health

  • Well-being
  • Mind, body and spirit

Wellness

  • Active pursuit
  • Optimum health
Preventive Health and Wellness Traditional Health Care
The Population Apparently healthy Special populations

The Focus
  • Mind, body, and Spirit
  • Wellness
  • Prehabilitation
  • Mind, body, or Spirit
  • Illness
  • Rehabilitation
The Predisposition Generalist Specialist

The Workforce
  • Personal Fitness Trainers
  • Physical Education Teachers
  • Massage Therapists
  • Recreation Professionals
  • Wellness/Life Coaches
  • Nurses
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Medical Technicians
  • Phlebotomists

Governing bodies universally agree that preventive health and wellness is both essential and underdeveloped!

  • World Health Organization
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • AMA Helping Doctors Help Patients