Inside Cigna's Health Improvement Tour van

"GMA" sponsor Cigna is touring the country delivering free health screenings with stops in underprivileged communities.
1:56 | 05/21/18

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And we are inside at the health improvement tour van from our sponsors sick not. Can see Allison back there getting a blood pressure checked for free by the way. And they are driven up get it rev it up. The community health and wellness at brits with free health screenings around the country making stops in underprivileged communities this is doctor Isaac Martinez a professional. And spokesperson Chris say that we're so happy to have you things welcome and the bus because of this is over and us giving art check ups is Christian. They really as a secure about your data get people understand the importance of preventive care. To schedule their annual screenings and you know their key for health numbers in the take control of their health. The preventive care research team at Cigna has determined that 85% of people know when it's time to take their pets to get vaccinated which is great we're all for healthy pets at Cigna no problem about it. The problem is that only 20% of those people know their own Jeep four by a metric numbers can only 50% make it took effect. So this know that much easier a lot of things that we can do there absolutely the problem is that people give the excuses oh well you know I I don't wanna build some afraid to go to the doctor Omer afraid of what the doctors I tell me for a don't have the time. This is why Cigna created health improvement torso that we come to your community to provide these screenings. And get you educated about your fourteen numbers so your blood pressure blood cholesterol body mass index. And your blood sugar right and you're making our around the nation as a nation might plus that's correct so since 2016 in October 2016 when we launched. We have been to a 156 cities now and 171000. Health screenings around the country so quite a bit. Quite an erratic items and I love that you're going under. This is innocent he's seen it yet you get online you go interpret absolutely so that David Jerry put any Thelma foundations providing enough funding for those underserved communities and in partnership of the Cigna foundation to provide free health screenings and and I help coach and as well. Thank you so much that let me net and thank you I'm missing get detect that not just a dot.

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