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MISSION

The Health Promotion Department is dedicated to providing innovative and evidence-based health promotion and wellness programs and services that facilitate readiness and resilience, prevent illness and injury, hasten recovery, and promote lifelong healthy behaviors and lifestyles.

GOALS

PROMOTE MILITARY READINESS
INCREASE AWARENESS AND KNOWLEDGE OF RISK FACTORS
THAT LEAD TO PREVENTABLE ILLNESSES


 


 
CONTACT INFORMATION
Please feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns.
·         Telephone: (504) 678-7912
·             Monday-Friday from 0730-1630
 
NBHC Belle Chasse is pleased to welcome our new Public Health Educator, Mr. Chris Canales, MA, CHES.  Mr. Canales can be reached via email at Christoper.R.Canales3.civ@mail.mil or at 504 678-7912.
The following services are offered:
Tobacco Cessation Program: Individual or group counseling providing information about nicotine addiction, developing a plan to quit, behavior modification, stress management techniques, healthy eating and exercise [PLEASE NOTE: Participants who are not active duty and/or enrolled at NBHC Belle Chasse will need to get a prescription for medications from their Primary Care Manager]
 
ShipShape: The ShipShape Program is the official Navy weight management program designed to assist active duty and reserve military service members, beneficiaries, and government civilians with making healthy behavior changes in order to lose weight.  The eight-session program focuses on three essential components for weight loss: nutrition, physical activity, and mindset.
 
Weight Management Basics (BPC Prevention): Introductory session designed to help develop a weight management plan.
 
Healthy Heart:  Individual or group counseling geared for those who have been diagnosed with elevated cholesterol levels, high blood pressure or want to prevent these issues from occurring.
 
Sleep Hygiene:  Individual or group counseling discussing specific guidelines that promote high-quality sleep.
 
Contact the Health Promotion/Education Department, at (504) 678-7912
*** Any of the topics listed can be presented to groups at your work site.   If your Command or Organization would like an onsite presentation, please call us to discuss your needs.

 

 
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RECENT EVENTS
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Children's Dental Month Feb 2017

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Armed Forces Day Run 2016





 
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HEALTH PROMOTION LINKS
Your Regional TMA/Tricare Benefits = Healthy Living tab:
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-          Basic Health information
-          CDC Healthy Living
-          Children’s Health
-          Great American Smoke-out
-          Navy Fitness App (iTunes)
-          General Nutrition Information
-          Fruits and Vegetables Matter
-          Women’s Health Topics
-          Men’s Health Topics
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