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Club Industry and Medical Fitness Network Partner to Support the Fitness Industry as a Recognized Part of the Medical Team

This press release was provided by Club Industry and the Medical Fitness Network.

(BOULDER, CO) –  Club Industry, a 30-year-old news, education and business solutions source for fitness business professionals, announces a partnership with the Medical Fitness Network (MFN), a national health and fitness provider referral service.

Club Industry and MFN share a mutual goal of educating the public about healthy living, management of chronic disease and the risk factors associated with chronic disease. This partnership helps connect consumers to qualified health and fitness providers who are interested in working with those with medical conditions through MFN’s online network. This network also supports caregivers.

At this year's Club Industry Show Oct. 7-9 in Chicago, Club Industry will offer a medical wellness track that provides strategies and practical advice for fitness professionals as well as hospital administrators about how to offer medical wellness programs at their facilities. The five wellness sessions, which occur on Oct. 7, are:

  1. The Challenges and Opportunities in Becoming a Part of the Healthcare Continuum
  2. Healthcare Planning and Strategies for Success Today
  3. Healthcare Integration and Programming to Get Started
  4. Reaching Beyond the Walls: the New Paradigm
  5. Health Service Delivery: Identifying and Dealing with Populations at Risk

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MFN President and Founder Lisa Dougherty said of the partnership: “The Medical Fitness Network is excited to have both our fitness and healthcare professional members and consumer visitors learn more about the education and resources provided by Club Industry and how they can help those battling chronic medical conditions to achieve healthier living.

Club Industry Brand Manager Marty McCallen states: “Club Industry is pleased to offer its fitness professionals this important network as a resource for promoting their business to patient organizations and the public. This exciting partnership aligns with Club Industry’s vision to support education and recognized standards of excellence within the fitness industry.”                                                                                                                                        

About Club Industry

As the most trusted media source for fitness business professionals, our mission is to connect buyers and sellers through a portfolio of products that offers news, education, business solutions and strategies. We build community by providing forums filled with high-quality content, relevant information, dynamic meetings and networking opportunities critical to industry decision makers. We are “The Media Source for Fitness Business Professionals.”

About Medical Fitness Network

The mission of the Medical Fitness Network (MFN) is to improve the quality of life for those with chronic medical conditions or who need pre or postnatal care by connecting them to qualified fitness and healthcare professionals. MFN provides a free national network of exemplary fitness and healthcare professionals with a background in treatment and rehabilitation of various diseases and medical conditions.