MAY 2014       
INDUSTRY NEWS                         
New ABS Wellness Resources Center

ABS recently introduced its Wellness Resources Center-- a convenient one-stop health and wellness information library on the ABS website which visitors can reference for a variety of objectives -- including reviewing physicians' licensure and credentials, checking hospital safety scores, obtaining information on numerous medical conditions, discovering what preventive tests are suggested by gender and age group, finding a doctor by language spoken, and even playing fun games designed to increase your health-related knowledge.


An overview of the new website content:


Learn More About Your Doctor or Hospital

  • Research a doctor's licensure, credentials, and board certification
  • Link to hospital survey assessment and comparison tools which provide information on how patients fare, resources used in caring for patients, leadership structures that promote patient safety, and hospital safety scores
  • Find a doctor by language(s) spoken


Medical Reference Tools

  • Online dictionaries giving meanings of medical terms, and descriptions of diseases and conditions -- some with audio


Videos, Tutorials, Quizzes and Games

  • Interactive wellness tutorials and games, health calculators and quizzes, informational anatomy and surgery videos


Your General Health
  • BMI calculator, healthy recipes, physical activity guidelines, vaccination schedules, smoking cessation tips, preventive screening guidelines


Wellness Resources Library

  • Links to information on a variety of health issues, medical conditions and wellness advice


Monthly Wellness Feature

  • An overview of the Health and Human Services national health topic of the month, along with links to related information and resources


Today's Wellness News

  • The day's top wellness-related news stories collected from the industry's leading RSS sources.  Wellness news story highlights rotate on the main page; full versions of all stories can be accessed by clicking on the column headline

ABS Office Locations:


    Birmingham and

Sterling Heights, Michigan

ABS / USHL Top Fundraisers in AHA MI HeartChase 2014



 ABS and USHL staff participated in the 2014 American Heart Association HeartChase fundraising event in Macomb, MI, raising more than $4,500 for the cause and taking first place in the event.


A heartfelt thank you to those who participated, and a big congratulations on your wonderful contribution!



Jim Sawaya (WI / IL)
(262) 439-2074



  Michael Dulapa

  (248) 341-3024  


Jeff Lewandowski
(317) 670-0949 


Ken Buchholtz(IL)
(847) 533-2132

Dennis MacGillis
(248) 341-3025

Ken Uveges
(440) 349-2210 

Michelle Mansfield
(231) 414-4611  



Sales Support
 ABS Sales Support Hotline
(844) 828-5968
Laura Wachendorf
(262) 432-5180
Sue LaCavera
(800) 229-2210 x 139
Sales Support Team Mailbox
Donna Sulhan
(800) 229-2210 x 119

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Home Office
8220 Irving Road  I  Sterling Heights, MI  48312  I  Tel  586.693.4300
Sales and Marketing Divisions
 255 S Old Woodward  I  Suite 300  I  Birmingham, MI  48009  I  Tel  248.341.3031
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