BENEFITING: ATRIUS HEALTH FOUNDATION INC
ORGANIZER: ATRIUS HEALTH FOUNDATION INC
EVENT: 2012 Boston Marathon
EVENT DATE: Apr 16, 2012
ATRIUS HEALTH FOUNDATION INC wrote -
Team Atrius Health Foundation
Funds raised for the Atrius Health Foundation will support innovative initiatives designed to improve the lives and health of tens of thousands of people, such as the following:
Help for the frail elderly. The Foundation is sponsoring a new way to care for patients with heart failure using “telehealth” technology.
Help for families in crisis. The Foundation is developing a community health workers pilot to provide care to underserved populations.
Help for at-risk children. The Foundation distributes free copies of an award-winning children’s nutrition magazine to 80,000 families each year.
Help for the homeless. The Foundation partners with a local organization to provide free health services for homeless women.
Help for the chronically ill. The Foundation is developing patient-managed, physician-directed pilot programs.
Help for the international community. The Foundation provides in-kind donations of medical supplies as well as financial aid to victims of natural disasters.