MHealthy exercise program for patients with chronic conditions

September 22, 2015  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

MHealthy exercise program for patients with chronic conditions

Regular exercise can slow the progression of, or provide relief for, many chronic conditions such as: arthritis, depression, diabetes, fibromyalgia, hypertension, and many other ailments.  MHealthy offers safe and effective physical activity options for patients with special health needs.  Each program is custom designed to optimize health status, quality of life and the ability to carry out the activities of daily living. 

MHealthy’s qualified fitness specialists work with each patient to:

  • Conduct a thorough needs assessment
  • Design a personalized exercise program based on the patient’s needs and goals
  • Guide the patient through their program to assure safe and effective exercise
  • Adjust the program as needed and motivate the patient to help them stay active
  • Follow up with the patient’s healthcare provider, upon request

To refer a patient for a free 30-minute Fit-Script consultation, type ‘MHealthy’ into the MiChart Order Entry or Meds & Orders page.

For more information, visit: www.mhealthy.umich.edu/fitscript

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