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Peoples Health Honors Champion Julia Hawkins at Saints Home Game The Peoples Health Champions Program honored Julia Hawkins during the New Orleans Saints game against the Carolina Panthers on Dec. 3, 2017, for setting a world record in her age group for the 100-meter dash. Hawkins was 101 at the time, and she is recognized for doing something extraordinary after age 65, proving that excellence […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Honors Champion Julia Hawkins at Saints Home Game
Peoples Health logo Choosing the Best Way to Get Medicare Benefits On Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, the following letter was published in the Readers’ Views section of The Advocate: According to the enrollment dashboard on www.cms.gov, as of September 2017, there are more than 830,000 Louisiana residents receiving Medicare benefits. With Medicare’s annual enrollment period occurring through Dec. 7, now is when beneficiaries—both current and those […] [...] Read More: Choosing the Best Way to Get Medicare Benefits
Teal Celebrating 20 Years of Medicare in Louisiana banner image Peoples Health Celebrates 20 Years of Providing Medicare Advantage Plans in Louisiana Peoples Health is proud to announce that this year marks its 20th year providing Medicare Advantage plans for Louisiana residents. [...] Read More: Peoples Health Celebrates 20 Years of Providing Medicare Advantage Plans in Louisiana
Peoples Health, Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana Prepared More Than 890 Thanksgiving Meals Peoples Health partnered with the Second Harvest Food Bank and Community Kitchen to help local seniors celebrate Thanksgiving in the spirit of giving back to the community. Volunteers from the organizations prepared more than 890 Thanksgiving meals and 730 snack bags at the Second Harvest Community Kitchen to distribute to local seniors during the Thanksgiving holiday. Peoples Health is […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health, Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana Prepared More Than 890 Thanksgiving Meals
Second Harvest Food Bank Feeding South Louisiana logo Peoples Health, Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana, the Community Center of St. Bernard and the St. Bernard Council on Aging Served More Than 88 Thanksgiving Meals in St. Bernard Parish Peoples Health partnered with the Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana, the Community Center of St. Bernard and the St. Bernard Council on Aging to help local seniors in St. Bernard Parish celebrate Thanksgiving in the spirit of giving back to the community.  [...] Read More: Peoples Health, Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana, the Community Center of St. Bernard and the St. Bernard Council on Aging Served More Than 88 Thanksgiving Meals in St. Bernard Parish
Lesie Keen and Megan Morris on KADN morning news show. Supporting the Festival of Lights On Nov. 22, Leslie Keen, Peoples Health director of community relations, joined Megan Morris from the Oil Center’s Festival of Lights on Lafayette’s KADN morning news show. The two guests talked about the annual holiday celebration and Peoples Health as a first-time sponsor of the event’s horse-drawn carriage rides. Check out the segment here. About […] [...] Read More: Supporting the Festival of Lights
Thumbnail image of Dr. Brent Wallis Peoples Health Promotes Dr. J. Brent Wallis to Vice President of Clinical Integration Peoples Health, a Louisiana Medicare Advantage company, is pleased to announce the promotion of Dr. J. Brent Wallis to vice president of clinical integration. Wallis’ new position reflects his enhanced role in fostering collaboration between Peoples Health and its network providers to ensure quality health outcomes for members of the company’s health plans. [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Dr. J. Brent Wallis to Vice President of Clinical Integration
Peoples Health Champion Paul Varisco Peoples Health Honors Champion Paul Varisco at Saints Home Game The Peoples Health Champions Program honored Paul Varisco during the New Orleans Saints game against the Washington Redskins on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, for co-founding The Gleason Initiative Foundation in 2011 at age 65. Varisco was honored for doing this extraordinary thing at age 65—building and directing a globally recognized nonprofit organization—and proving that excellence […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Honors Champion Paul Varisco at Saints Home Game
Peoples Health logo Peoples Health Welcomes St. Bernard Parish Hospital to Its Provider Network Peoples Health is pleased to announce that St. Bernard Parish Hospital joined the Peoples Health hospital provider network on Nov. 1, 2017. Peoples Health, a Metairie-based Medicare Advantage company, serves more than 60,000 Louisiana Medicare beneficiaries, including those living in St. Bernard Parish. “The addition of St. Bernard Parish Hospital to the Peoples Health network […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Welcomes St. Bernard Parish Hospital to Its Provider Network
Image of Nick Karl, Chief Marketing Officer for Peoples Health Medicare Advantage Plans Peoples Health Promotes Nick Karl to Chief Marketing Officer Peoples Health, a Louisiana Medicare Advantage company, is pleased to announce the promotion of Nick Karl to chief marketing officer. The position reflects Karl’s increased role in leading sales and marketing activities for the company’s health plans, as well as in supporting dynamic corporate relations with various audiences and promoting a strong company brand identity. [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Nick Karl to Chief Marketing Officer