Read the report: Preventable diseases cost CalPERS millions of dollars
Posted 30 April 2012 - 12:14 PM
Talk show host and health advocate Dr. Mehmet Oz, SEIU Local 1000 President Yvonne Walker, Controller John Chiang and Treasurer Bill Lockyer will unveil the Urban Institute study and a new pilot program to promote wellness at a 1:30 p.m. press event at the California Museum.
Researchers looked at the health records of nearly 556,000 state employees and their dependents who are covered by one of nine CalPERS health plans.
Click here for a short item in today's Bee with more details about the study, which is posted below.
Potential Savings Through Prevention of Avoidable Chronic Illness Among CalPERS State Active Members
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