HaysMed Launches Walk with a Doc Program in Hays
Hays, Kansas (April 3, 2018) The Center for Health Improvement at HaysMed is encouraging Hays residents to take a step toward better health with Walk with a Doc, a national health program that brings doctors and patients together to walk. The first walk will be held Saturday, April 28 at 9am. Participants are asked to meet at 2500 Canterbury Drive on the Fitness Trail (at the shelter house behind HaysMed). If inclement weather, walk will be held indoors at The Center for Health Improvement.
Walk with a Doc is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.
“This program has had tremendous participation and success in hundreds of cities around the country”, said Steph Howie, Director of The Center for Health Improvement. I’m very pleased to bring this exciting and simple program to Hays as it has shown such improved health results for countless people around the county.”