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Preventable care

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Preventable care

  1. 1. Redefining Preventative Care
  2. 2. Pre ven ta tive Care: Measures taken to prevent diseases (or injuries) rather than curing them or treating their symptoms. Wikipedia, 2012 Preventable Care = measures taken to keep individuals FREE of chronic medical conditions
  3. 3. US PopulationThe Healthy Chronic Conditions At Risk65% of population 45% of population
  4. 4. 65% of our population doesNOT have a chronic condition. (this is fairly good news)
  5. 5. 65% of our population does But the 45% with a Chronic Condition account for roughlyNOThealthcare costs. chronic havealla 2/3rds of condition. (this is fairly good news)
  6. 6. Healthcare currently costs the US 2.7 TrillionA # expected to triple by 2020.
  7. 7. Where do we spend preventative care dollars?
  8. 8. Where do we spend preventative care dollars? Annual Exams/Test ing At- riskInterventions
  9. 9. Where do we spend Corporate Wellness Health Screenings preventative care Incentive dollars? Programs Immunizations At- riskInterventions Annual Exams/Test ing
  10. 10. We spend 2/3rds of ourhealthcare dollars treating the 45% of ourpopulation with chronic conditions.
  11. 11. We spend 2/3rds of ourhealthcare dollars treating An estimated 800 Billion is spent on the 45% of our preventable diseasepopulation with chronic conditions.
  12. 12. We spend 2/3rds of our $49.9Billionspent on Lung Diseasehealthcare dollars treating www.lung.org 2010 An estimated 800 Billion is spent on the 45% of our preventable disease population with chronic 307.5 Billion Spent on Drugs IMS 2011 conditions.
  13. 13. 263.8 Billion Spent on We spend 2/3rds of our $49.9Billionspent on Lung Disease Cancer NIH 2010 healthcare dollars treating www.lung.org 2010 An estimated 800 Billion is spent on the 45% of our 273 Billion preventable disease population with chronic 307.5 BillionSpent on Heart Spent on Disease AHA 2011 Drugs IMS 2011 conditions. $270 Billion spent on Obesity CDC 2011
  14. 14. We know thatpeople are gettingsick in preventable ways.
  15. 15. We know thatpeople are getting The top 4 causes of chronic conditions:sick in preventable Alcohol, Smoking, Poor Nutrition & Lack of Exercise ways.
  16. 16. But are the “sick” (those with chronic conditions) getting“sicker” in preventable ways? (and therefore costing the economy more money)
  17. 17. Lack of But are the “sick” (those CoordinatedUnnecessary Care Drugs with chronic conditions) getting“sicker” in preventable ways? (and therefore costing the economy more money)
  18. 18. Lack of But are the “sick” (those Drugs Coordinated Care with chronic conditions) getting“sicker” in preventable Poor (or No) Diet and Exercise Focus on treating ways? (and therefore costing the Recommendations symptoms vs treating basic health needs economy more money)
  19. 19. When diagnosed with a chronic condition,the focus is on treating the symptoms rather than the cause.
  20. 20. When diagnosed with a chronic condition, Remember the Top 4the focus is on treating causes of chronic conditions: Alcohol, Smoking, Poor Nutrition the symptoms rather & Lack of Exercise than the cause.
  21. 21. But what if weconstantly focused on preventing andimproving just like we do with the “disease free” ( preventative care)??
  22. 22. Can we improve and even prevent further unnecessary care by continuouslyaddressing the causes (aka, the usual suspects: diet, exercise and behavior) ??
  23. 23. Can we improve and even prevent further Can we treat the basics: unnecessary care by Sleep, Water Intake, Exercise, Nutrition & Mental Wellness and continuously reduce the cost of care of individuals withaddressing the causes chronic conditions? (aka, the usual suspects: diet, exercise and behavior) ??
  24. 24. Diet &What if Exercise became n ri p t i o Presca •Diet e •exerc is rather thana recommendation??
  25. 25. We believe every single individual – The Chronic Healthy At Risk Conditions“sick” or “disease free” can benefit bycontinuously focusing on the basics.
  26. 26. It doesn’t matter WHO you are or WHAT yourdiagnosis is, 100% of the population can and will benefit by continuously improving basic health – preventing unnecessary treatment tomorrow. Water Mental Sleep Eat Well Move Wellness Intake
  27. 27. We believe preventative care is aboutconstantly monitoring and promoting thebasics. It is not a recommendation, it is a prescription for health. Water MentalSleep Eat Well Move Wellness Intake
  28. 28. Pre ven ta tive Care: Redefined Measures taken to prevent diseases (or injuries) AND to prevent further complications associated with thediagnosis of diseases. Rather than a focus on maintainingand sustaining one’s current state (or symptoms), thefocus is on constantly improving. VidaPost, 2012 A measure to reduce costs and improve care of 100% of the population
  29. 29. STOP
  30. 30. STOP Simplify your health
  31. 31. STOP Simplify your health Focus on the Basics
  32. 32. Partnered with FITinACTION VidaPost, Incwww.focusedtrainers.com www.vidapost.comBlog.focusedtrainers.com @vidapost

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