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Move Louisiana’s Health Forward
Celebrate our Louisiana lifestyle.
Improving our health doesn’t mean giving up our Louisiana culture. It’s making small changes in the places where we live, work, learn and play. Take the lead in improving the health of your community today!
Together, we can make an impact.
Well-Ahead is supporting leaders to connect our communities to a healthier future.
of our youth impacted by healthy changes at school
rural health clinics established of increase access to healthcare
healthcare facilities supported in making system-level improvements
healthy changes implemented in spaces and places across the state
We all have a role to play in connecting Louisiana’s communities to a healthier future. You can lead the way.
Want to join over 3,000 organizations across Louisiana that have made the healthy choice the easy choice? This is the spot.
Provider Education Network
Tools, training and technical assistance to help you provide the best possible care to your patients and make every angle of your practice more effective.
Making small healthy choices every day can reduce your chances of developing chronic diseases.
Coalitions and Collaboratives
Make connections with other leaders in your community working to build a culture of health.
Being healthy means more than simply not being sick. Louisiana is ranked 49th in overall health. It’s time for a change. Now more than ever, we need you to help our residents manage and prevent chronic disease.
Most of our residents live in a health professional shortage area. Together, we can expand our community health systems to provide integrated, efficient and effective care services to all Louisiana residents.
Help your community get access to the healthcare they need.
Leaders in Action
Hardtner Medical Center’s Pharmacist Enhances Chronic Care Management Team
Hardtner Medical Center in Olla recently brought their pharmacist into the Center’s Chronic Care Management team to better serve their at-risk chronic care patients. Chronic Care Management (CCM) is a set of coordinated services provided outside of regular office visits to Medicare patients with at least two chronic conditions. Hardtner established a CCM program for …
Rose Hill Church Members Lose 86 Pounds through the National Diabetes Prevention Program
Congratulations to the recent graduates of the first lifestyle change program class at Rose Hill Church of Port Allen Youth Village Restoration Center, who collectively lost 86 pounds in one year! Through the CDC-recognized National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP), this year-long lifestyle change program teaches participants about healthy behaviors and how to make behavior …
Take the Lead in Helping Your Community Members Monitor their Blood Pressure: Well-Ahead Louisiana is Here to Help!
According to the American Heart Association, nearly half of all the adults in the United States have high blood pressure, and many don’t even know they have it. Known as the “silent killer,” high blood pressure often comes without symptoms and can be a significant factor to heart attack, stroke or other health threats. Well-Ahead …