Cynthia Parker is the Program Coordinator for Outpatient Medical Center, Inc. (Natchitoches, LA). BWHI lifestyle change program, Change Your Lifestyle. Change Your Life. (CYL2). since the program’s inception 4 years ago. In this role since the program originated 4 years ago. Cynthia has helped create, develop, and orchestrate this program in 4 parishes. Under the leadership of Ms. Cynthia, OMC has achieved Full Recognition status with the Centers of Disease Control.
Cynthia attributes part of her success in managing CYL2 to her previous role as the Director of the Outreach & Enrollment in OMC’s Marketing Department, providing community outreach as a Certified Application and Medicaid Counselor. Cynthia was able to leverage many of those existing relationships in establishing the lifestyle change program successfully in the communities served by OMC. Cynthia’s personal experience promoting prevention and a long family history of type 2 diabetes, inspires her zeal to continue working to improve health outcomes through diabetes prevention.