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We’ve been making waves in integrated and behavioral health since our 1997 founding. Explore the headlines below to find out what’s new and exciting in the world of Polaris.

December 23, 2014

Polaris Celebrates Milestone Year, Continues Expansion Into Integrated Care Market

WAYNE, Pa. (December 23, 2014)- The last 12 months marked significant change for Polaris Health Directions, including new leadership, a fresh research grant and the launch of its revamped website. These exciting developments leave Polaris poised to lead the field…

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November 12, 2014

Polaris Technology Offers Education, Support for Teens with Type 1 Diabetes

WAYNE, Pa. (November 12, 2014)- Adolescents with Type 1 diabetes face unique challenges that can impact the management of their disease, as well as their emotional well-being. Last week at the Diabetes Technology Meeting, in Bethesda, Md., Dr. Tina Harralson,…

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November 4, 2014

Polaris Partners with Four Philadelphia Area Firms to Help Prevent Police Suicide

WAYNE, Pa. (November 4, 2014)- More law enforcement officers die by suicide than by traffic accidents or assault. Exposure to violence, depression, anxiety, substance use disorder and poor physical health, among other risk factors, all contribute to this heightened risk for…

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September 29, 2014

STUDY: Predicting Psychological Distress Among Cancer Patients

A patient’s age, tobacco dependency and pain are among the variables that may increase the risk of psychological distress following a diagnosis of cancer, a new study finds.

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September 17, 2014

Polaris Among Sponsors for Mercy Health Golf Cancer Fundraiser

Staff from Polaris Health Directions attended this year’s Mercy Golf Classic, an annual fundraiser for the cancer care programs at Mercy Fitzgerald and Mercy Philadelphia Hospitals. The event took place at the Aronimink Golf Club, in Newtown Square, Pa.

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