Parkview Mobile Nurses: Saving You Money Through Prevention
"Health benefits everyone – the individual, the family, the business, and the community at large.
Our health fair platform allows us to reach a large percentage of the population in order to identify health risks and get the patient onto a path that can eliminate potential future hospital visits."
Terri Tibbs, Program Coordinator, Parkview Mobile Nurses
Parkview Mobile Nurses is an on‐the‐go preventative health care team, made up of Parkview Registered Nurses and Health Educators, designed to identify health risks through screenings and empower individuals to make positive change. By integrating wellness and wellness programs into the work place, Parkview Mobile Nurses can help shape a healthier business, which means an increase in productivity, reduction in absenteeism, sick days and on‐the‐job injuries.
Parkview Mobile Nurses’ vision is a healthy Pueblo, a city that ranks as a one of the top healthiest counties in the state of Colorado. The mission is to improve the health of our community by assisting employers in identifying risk factors to promote employee wellness and manage long‐term health care costs through health improvement programs specifically showing an impact on cholesterol, blood pressure and weight reduction.
How We Improve the Health of Your Employees
Parkview Mobile Nurses are offer a full range of services to improve the health of your employees. All services are convenient, on site and given by local, caring, professional registered nurses.
- Informal Educational Lunch & Learns
- Full-Service Health Fairs
- Health Screenings
- Flu Immunizations
Benefits to You and Your Employees
Parkview Mobile Nurses aid Employees in:
- Identifying Health Risks
- Health Education
- Making Positive Changes
- Receiving immediate results & coaching
Benefits to Your Business:
- Communicate your Commitment for Employee Well-Being
- Free Health Screenings
- Identify employee's Health Risk Factors
- Increase Awareness of Health in the Workplace
- Increase productivity and reduce absenteeism
Body Mass Index (BMI):
The BMI is a tool to identify risks for certain health conditions and is calculated using measured height and weight specifics.
Blood Pressure/Pulse Rate:
Our nurses will perform blood pressure screenings by using a manual cuff and will review recommended guidelines with your employees.
Blood Oxygen Level:
Our non-invasive finger device measures blood oxygen level.
A blood glucose monitor is used to conduct diabetes screenings. The A1C measures average blood sugar for the past 2-3 months through a finger-stick.
An instrument is used to measure overall airway function.
A sit-and-reach box measures flexibility of lower back, hamstrings, and shoulders. Results are compared against age and gender guidelines.
Cardiovascular endurance is measured after conducting a three-minute step test. Results are compared to national averages.
The Omron Bodylogic Body Fat Analyzer quickly calculates body fat percentage and BMI measurements.
The push-up test is a basic fitness test to assess upper body fitness.
Additional charges may apply
This finger-stick test provides total cholesterol, HDL (good cholesterol), LDL (bad cholesterol), triglycerides and the ratio of the total cholesterol to HDL and includes a cardiac risk assessment. This test requires a 10-12 hour fast and participants will know results within 7 minutes. Appointment times are recommended.
Prostate Specific Antigen
This screening is recommended for males age 40+ and requires a blood draw. Results will be mailed to participants.
Using the Sahara Density machine to conduct bone density testing, an ultrasound of the heel is taken to measure bone mineral density (BMD). The machine calculates a T-Score, which indicates the participant’s risk for osteoporosis.
During flu season, our nurses will provide on-site flu vaccination shots in conjunction with your health fair, or as a separate event.
Want to learn more about the Parkview Mobile Nurses? Download the Wellness Starter Guide.
Contact the Parkview Mobile Nurses at 719.584.7319 if you have questions or are interested in booking a health fair.