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Wellbeing Programs


Weight Loss

Weight Loss

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Programs and incentives for healthy lifestyle changes

Manatee YourChoice offers various programs that are all designed to provide guidance, support and incentive to members wanting to make lifestyle changes for weight loss.

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Weight Loss Advocates
  • Holiday Challenge: Maintain Your Weight

We also recommend:

  • Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less Program
  • Profile by Sanford
  • Weight Watchers

To learn more about the programs available for weight loss, contact Christina Edenfield.

Meet Your Nurse Advocate

Jennifer Ruiz, RN

Nurse Advocate

Prior to joining YourChoice Health Plan, Jennifer worked in a primary care office for Tampa General Hospital as the office RN for six providers. She has worked in healthcare for 10 years with experience in Orthopedics, Trauma, Medical/Surgical, and Vascular Surgery, and is currently pursing her graduate degree in Healthcare Systems Engineering at the University of Central Florida.

Jennifer Ruiz