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The 12th Annual Medical Fitness Week was held April 23 - April 29, 2016

The Medical Fitness Association and the Marketing Committee hosted
two programs for the annual Medical Fitness Week, the MOVE150 and the WALK10K. 

Registration was complimentary to all medical fitness centers who wish to increase physical activity levels in all ages within their community.

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Annual awards may only be issued to current Members of the Association. 
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The MOVE150 program focuses on getting participants moving, regardless of their abilities. The purpose of this program would allow participants to reach 150 minutes of activity throughout the Medical Fitness Week, utilizing a variety of programs/offerings in your center. This program is perfect for facilities that wish to offer a cost effective program during the week. Complimentary marketing materials will be provided. 
Event hash tag: #MFWmove150





The WALK10K is our walking challenge that we have had tremendous success with over the years. New marketing materials will be available along with a guide that offers some tips and best practices guaranteed to make this event a success for your members and your community! The program does utilize wearables and/or pedometers. While the MFA does not supply these items, pedometers can generally be found at reasonable prices from many suppliers.  Event hash tag: #MFWwalk10K




 


Recap of the 2016 Medical Fitness Week 

The Medical Fitness Association sponsored the 12th Annual Medical Fitness Week from  April 23 - April 29, 2016. 

Thank you to everyone who participated!  

The 2016 Walking 10K Winners

Total Number of Steps:

1.   UNC Wellness Healthcare Center ~ 157,897,029 steps
2.   Saint Francis Medical Center: Fitness Plus  ~ 46,082,474 steps
3.   Powell Wellness Center ~ 38,934,881 steps
4.   Florida Hospital Institute for Lifestyle Medicine ~ 32,734,835 steps
5.   Baptist Health Madisonville/Fitness Formula ~ 18,981,995 steps
6.   Galter LifeCenter  ~ 18,896,002 steps
7.   Cleveland Clinic Akron General LifeStyles - Bath ~ 11,482,654 steps
8.   Owensboro Health Healthpark  ~ 9,239,672 steps
9.   Cleveland Clinic Akron General LifeStyles - Green ~ 8,250,762 steps
10.  Fitness Center at University Hospitals Avon Health ~ 3,631,421 steps

Average Number of Steps:

1.   UNC Wellness Healthcare Center ~ 86,141 steps
2.   Fitness Center at University Hospitals Avon Health ~ 84,451 steps
3.   Poudre Valley Medical Fitness  ~ 83,943 steps
4.   Center for Health Improvment ~ 81,050 steps
5.   Baptist Health Madisonville/Fitness Formula ~ 80,774 steps
6.   Cleveland Clinic Akron General LifeStyles - Green ~ 80,105 steps
7.   Galter LifeCenter ~ 77,761 steps
8.   Saint Francis Medical Center: Fitness Plus ~ 72,230 steps
9.   UNMC's EngAge Wellness  ~ 63,640 steps
10. Cleveland Clinic Akron General LifeStyles - Bath ~ 62,024 steps 

The 2016 MOVE150 Winner List:

Total Number of Moves:

1.   VCU CMH Medical Fitness Center ~ 76,229 moves
2.   Franciscan Omni Health and Fitness ~ 722 moves
3.   NMMC Wellness Center   ~ 242 moves
4.   Center for Health Improvement ~ 175 moves
5.   FirstHealth Centers for Health & Fitness ~ 99 moves
6.   UNMC's EngAge Wellness ~ 11 moves

Average Moves in Minutes:

1.  UNMC's EngAge Wellness ~ 315 minutes 
2.  Franciscan Omni Health and Fitness ~ 203 minutes
3.  FirstHealth Centers for Health & Fitness ~ 179 minutes
4.  NMMC Wellness Center ~ 173 minutes
5.  Center for Health Improvement ~ 165 minutes 


Center that raised money for a charity:

Cleveland Clinic Akron General LifeStyles - Green ~ American Diabetes Association 




Recap of the 2015 Medical Fitness Week



The Medical Fitness Association sponsored the 11th Annual Medical Fitness Week from  April 20 - April 26, 2015. 

 

Thank you to everyone who participated!  The 2015 Medical Fitness Week winners are:

Total number of steps walked:

1.   UNC Wellness Centers at Meadowmont ~ 87,685,793 steps
2.   Saint Francis Medical Center: Fitness Plus  ~ 53,066,367 steps
3.   Galter LifeCenter ~ 19,026,240 steps
4.   Powell Wellness Center ~ 17,622,446 steps
5.   Fitness Center at University Hospitals Avon Health Center ~ 7,176,262 steps
6.   LIFT Wellness Center  ~ 6,405,643 steps
7.   Poudre Valley Medical Fitness ~ 4,225,468 steps
8.   Duke Center for Living at Fearrington  ~ 3,740,913 steps
9.   Akron General LifeStyles - North~ 2,790,546 steps
10. The Health & Fitness Center at Washtenaw Community College ~ 2,392,101 steps

Average number of steps per participant:

1.   Poudre Valley Medical Fitness ~ 91,858 steps
2.   Augusta Health Lifetime Fitness ~ 85,237 steps
3.   LIFT Wellness Center  ~ 84,284 steps
4.   UNC Wellness Center ~ 80,966 steps
5.   Fitness Center at University Hospitals Avon Health Center ~ 78,860 steps
6.   Galter LifeCenter ~ 77,976 steps
7.   Duke Center for Living at Fearrington ~ 77,935 steps
8.   Powell Wellness Center ~ 66,249 steps
9.   Akron General LifeStyles - North  ~ 62,012 steps
10. Saint Francis Medical Center: Fitness Plus~ 58,963 steps 

The 2015 MOVE150 winners are:

Average moves per participant in minutes:

1.  UNMC's EngAge Wellness ~ 286 minutes 
2.  Palos Health and Fitness Center ~ 242 minutes
3.  Church Health Center Wellness Center ~ 208 minutes
4.  Good Samaritan Health & Wellness Center ~ 203 minutes
5.  NMMC Wellness Center ~ 163 minutes 
6.  Tied between 4 centers for 150 minutes:
Franciscan Omni~Northwest Community Wellness~OHSU March Wellness~Piedmont Atlanta Fitness 

Center that raised money for a charity:

Augusta Health Lifetime Fitness ~ March of Dimes


Recap of the 2014 Medical Fitness Week 

 

The Medical Fitness Association sponsored the Tenth Annual Medical Fitness Week from  April 28 - May 4, 2014.  The goal of this Medical Fitness Association initiative is to promote an increase in physical activity levels in all ages and to highlight the medical fitness difference. 


 Thank you to everyone who participated!  The 2014 winners are:

Total number of steps walked:

  1. UNC Wellness Centers at Meadowmont ~ 68,447,927 steps
  2. Saint Francis Medical Center: Fitness Plus  ~ 50,377,895 steps
  3. Galter LifeCenter ~ 24,966,716 steps
  4. Washington Health System Wilfred R. Cameron Wellness Center ~ 20,873,504 steps
  5. Baptist Health Fitness Formula ~ 18,906,377 steps
  6. East Texas Medical Center – Olympic Center  ~ 17,066,000 steps
  7. Cadence ~ 16,742,952 steps
  8. Hancock Regional Hospital  ~ 14,653,546 steps
  9. The Atlantic Club ~ 11,393,721 steps
  10. The Health & Fitness Center at Washtenaw Community College ~ 11,281,671 steps

Average number of steps per participant:

  1. Novant Health Prince William Fitness Center ~ 92,049 steps
  2. Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health and Wellness ~ 89,062 steps
  3. Akron General LifeStyles - Green  ~ 84,115 steps
  4. Heritage Christian Services ~ 77,791 steps
  5. Duke Center for Living at Fearrington/Galloway Ridge  ~ 77,167 steps
  6. Good Samaritan Health and Wellness Center ~ 76,704 steps
  7. UNC Wellness Centers ~ 74,537 steps
  8. Milwaukee Job Corps Wellness  ~ 74,306 steps
  9. Water’s Edge Health and Wellness ~ 74,169 steps
  10. The Health & Fitness Center at Washtenaw Community College ~ 73,985 steps

Centers that raised money for charity:

  • Akron General LifeStyles Green – American Diabetes Association
  • Augusta Health Lifetime Fitness - March of Dimes
  • Lift Wellness Center – Relay for Life, American Cancer Society
  • The Atlantic Club - American Cancer Society and Monmouth County Park System

 


Recap of the 2013 Medical Fitness Week

The Medical Fitness Association sponsored the
Ninth Annual Medical Fitness Week from  April 22 - 28, 2013

 

 

 Thank you to everyone who participated!  The 2013 winners are:

Total number of steps walked:

  1. UNC Wellness Centers at Meadowmont - Chapel Hill, NC ~ 49,017,154 steps
  2. Saint Francis Medical Center Fitness Plus - Cape Girardeau, MO ~ 38,169,706 steps
  3. Synergy, St. Jude Medical Fitness Center - Brea, CA ~ 31,926,597 steps
  4. Washington Health System Wilfred R. Cameron Wellness Center - Washington, PA ~ 29,514,721 steps
  5. Hancock Regional Hospital - Greenfield, IN ~ 22,058,264 steps
  6. Galter LifeCenter - Chicago, IL ~ 14,760,991 steps
  7. Baptist Health Fitness Formula - Madisonville, KY ~ 13,351,797 steps
  8. The Atlantic Club - Manasquan, NJ ~ 12,936,000 steps
  9. The Atlantic Club - Red Bank, NJ ~ 10,240,000 steps
  10. ETMC Olympic Center - Tyler, TX ~ 7,108,712 steps

Average number of steps per participant:

  1. Hancock Regional Hospital - Greenfield, IL ~ 159,842 steps
  2. Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health and Wellness - Nashville, TN ~ 91,535 steps
  3. UNC Wellness Centers at Meadowmont - Chapel Hill, NC ~ 82,799 steps
  4. Poudre Valley Medical Fitness - Windsor, CO ~ 79,224 steps
  5. Sola Life & Fitness - Rochester Hills, MI ~ 77,874 steps
  6. Water's Edge Health and Wellness Center - The Dalles, OR ~ 77,762 steps
  7. The Atlantic Club - RedBank, NJ ~ 77,576 steps
  8. The Atlantic Club - Manasquan, NJ ~ 77,000 steps
  9. WellStar Health Place - Marietta, GA ~ 75,888 steps
  10. Galter LifeCenter - Chicago, IL ~ 74,176 steps

Centers that raised money for charity:

  • Augusta Health Lifetime Fitness - Fishersville, VA ~ March of Dimes
  • The Atlantic Club - Manasquan, NJ ~ American Diabetes Association
  • The Atlantic Club - Red Bank, NJ ~ American Diabetes Association
  • WellStar Health Place - Marietta, GA ~ March of Dimes
Thank you for helping to Move Medical Fitness Forward!

 

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