Valley Preferred, a leading preferred provider organization aligned with Lehigh Valley Health Network, has appointed Kacie Heilman, ACE, GEI, as wellness coach of Valley Preferred’s BeneFIT corporate health education and wellness program.
Heilman, of Quakertown, will be responsible for providing telephonic and on-site Wellness Coaching to employees of Valley Preferred–BeneFIT clients on topics of prevention, healthy eating, managing stress, readiness to quit smoking, physical activity, and healthy weight maintenance. Her coaching services will target healthy and low-risk employees to help empower them to maintain or improve their health and prevent further health risks and disease.
Heilman has a bachelor of science degree in kinesiology, movement science and applied fitness from the Pennsylvania State University. She is also an ACE-certified fitness instructor and personal trainer with additional certifications in pre/post-natal exercise, cycling, yoga, and mat pilates.
About Valley Preferred
Valley Preferred, a leading preferred provider organization aligned with Lehigh Valley Health Network, is dedicated to connecting local businesses and individuals with quality health care coverage while also providing valuable clinical knowledge, practices and services to enhance personal health. Valley Preferred’s corporate philosophy is reflected in its performance promise of Care Beyond the Coverage. Valley Preferred works closely with members, their doctors and contracted health insurance companies to deliver better health care above and beyond the policy level. Through BeneFITSM, its suite of custom health education and wellness programs, Valley Preferred promotes healthier lifestyles for company employees and a culture of wellness in the workplace. This includes providing a wellness assessment, health workshops and seminars, tobacco cessation resources, corporate health fairs and screenings, and disease management programs. Valley Preferred also offers a BeneFIT Consultation Package, including our award-winning BeneFIT Toolkit, which is a step-by-step comprehensive resource designed to assist companies with improving employee wellness. For more information, visit www.valleypreferred.com,