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Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP)

Beam Project Type: Programming     Project in Available Phase

The Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) was developed by Dr. Hans Diehl, a Clinical Professor of Preventive Medicine at Loma Linda University in California. CHIP focuses on eating more, but weighing less. It doesn’t promote limited food intake or counting calories. Instead it promotes eating healthy food, exercise, stress management and maintaining healthy sleep patterns.

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Impacts

PlanScape

Level 1: Food ; Health

Level 2: Best Practice ; Food ; Health & Wellness

DMC: Health & Wellness

Community Health: Obesity ; Diabetes

Collaboration

Lead Organization: Lotus Health Foundation

Confirmed Collaborators: Lotus Health Foundation ; Rochester Clinic

Potential Collaborators: Olmsted County Public Health Services ; Olmsted County Public Health Services Advisory Board

Status Reports Related PlanScape Status on: Food, Health

May 10, 2018: Community Health Collaboration Conversation: Public Health, the Y and Diversity Council

Al Lun, openBeam, facilitated a 2018-05-8 meeting with Josh May, the Y; Dee Sabol, Diversity Council and Meaghan Sheridan, Olmsted Public Health to introduce each organization's community health related activities.

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March 12, 2018: Olmsted County, MN Community Health Improvement 1Q 2018 and 3Q 2017 Status

March 2018 Status; September News 2017 (Including September meeting agenda and June meeting minutes).

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February 19, 2018: Rochester Clinic and Lotus Health Foundation Community Health Events

Two nationally well-known lifestyle medicine physician and pioneers, Dr. Neal Barnard and Dr. Hans Diehl along with other physicians will present several topics in Rochester.

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September 27, 2017: Mayo Clinic Health Disparities Research Lecture by Dr. David Williams

Dr. David Williams in his Keynote Address at the Mayo Research 2017 Annual Health Equity retreat.

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September 10, 2017: Planning 2 Succeed: Rochester 2040 Comprehensive Plan

P2S updates to be presented to CNG in September CNG meeting. 

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July 24, 2017: Wilder Research

In collaboration with the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, Minnesota Compass invites you to participate in a listening session in the southern region.

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April 28, 2017: Diversity Council extending Compass Points Data to direct Rapid Concensus conversations

On April 26, 2017 Diversity Council utilizing data from Rochester/Olmsted County Compass Points data combining with other community data analyses successfully developed and convened a Rapid Consensus conversation program as part of the 2017 Mayo Community Luncheon celebrating and inspiring an inclusive community. 

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March 01, 2017: 2017 Policy Brief: Incorporating Healthy Community Design Principles into the Rochester Comprehensive Plan

"As we get closer to the public comment period for the Rochester Comprehensive Plan, I thought I’d pass along the “final” version approved by the Public Health Services Advisory Board.  Content hasn’t changed significantly since last year, but put into a different format (2 documents attached).  Feel free to share with CNG."

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February 23, 2017: Info on 2017 Legislative Mental Health Proposal

Info provided by Courtney Lawson, NAMI.

"Rochester Sen. Dave Senjem is pushing for the state to invest $110 million into housing and supportive services for people with mental illness.

Senjem, chairman of the Senate Capital Investment Committee, said it is time for lawmakers to be bold and make major investments in mental health care."

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December 12, 2016: Olmsted County, MN Community Health Improvement 4Q2016 Status

Last Thursday's Community Health meeting revealed the latest status of Community Health progress and strategy.

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November 17, 2016: Otto Bremer Trust Annual Report (2015)

Otto Bremer Trust with its unique charitable contribution business model will be an increasingly important philanthropic partner in SE MN. 

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Last modified by allnode on 2017/09/22
Created by allnode on 2016/12/15

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