IMARA Woman Magazine Brings Health Empowerment Tour Presented by First Choice and AmeriHealth Caritas Partnership to Rock Hill
Event offers inspiring speakers, health screenings, seminars and entertainment at no cost to attendees
IMARA Woman magazine’s 17th annual Health Empowerment Tour, presented by Select Health of South Carolina’s First Choice Medicaid health plan and AmeriHealth Caritas Partnership, is being held Saturday, Oct. 20, at Clinton College, Gymnasium (Slade–Moreland Administration and Academic Building), 1029 Crawford Road, Rock Hill, SC. This year’s event is themed “Mind, Body, Spirit: Looking to the Future, Embracing the Past!" and runs from 9 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., offering health screenings, educational workshops, a fashion show, cooking demonstrations, door prizes, entertainment and a healthy lunch, all at no cost to attendees.
- Ask the Doctor
- Keep It Moving: Let’s Get Our Wobble On!
- Healthy Eating Can Taste Great!
- What South Carolina is Doing to Combat the Opioid Crisis
- Feeling Blue: Coping with Depression
- Poised, Polished, Professional
- Breaking the Cycle of Payday or Auto Title Loans
About First Choice by Select Health of South Carolina
Select Health of South Carolina, part of the AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies, contracts with the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) to offer First Choice, the state’s oldest and largest Medicaid managed care health plan, in all 46 counties statewide. Select Health’s First Choice health plan is the top-rated Medicaid health plan in South Carolina, according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance’s (NCQA) Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Ratings 2015 – 2016, 2016 – 2017, 2017 – 2018 and 2018 – 2019. First Choice was the top-ranked Medicaid health plan in South Carolina per NCQA from 2010 – 2011 to 2014 – 2015. First Choice is the first health plan in South Carolina to earn NCQA’s Multicultural Health Care Distinction, an honor it has achieved four times since 2011.
Select Health also offers the First Choice VIP Care Plus Medicare-Medicaid plan in 39 South Carolina counties.
About AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies
AmeriHealth Caritas is part of the Independence Health Group in partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. AmeriHealth Caritas is one of the nation’s leaders in health care solutions for those most in need. Operating in 15 states and the District of Columbia, AmeriHealth Caritas serves approximately 5.3 million Medicaid, Medicare and Children’s Healthy Insurance Program (CHIP) members through its integrated managed care products, pharmaceutical benefit management and specialty pharmacy services, behavioral health services, and other administrative services. Headquartered in Philadelphia, AmeriHealth Caritas is a mission-driven organization with more than 35 years of experience serving low-income and chronically ill populations.
About the AmeriHealth Caritas Partnership
The AmeriHealth Caritas Partnership, a 501(c)(3) public charity, addresses health and health care disparities by expanding current health promotion programs to locations across the country. These evidence-based, award winning initiatives educate vulnerable communities about the importance of promoting healthy choices and adopting healthy lifestyles.
About IMARA Woman Magazine
IMARA Woman magazine is a South Carolina-based lifestyle and personal growth publication founded in 2000 by husband and wife entrepreneurs, Paul and Wendy Brawley.