ACSM 2014 Health & Fitness Summit: Exercise is Medicine: Linking Clinic to Community

Presenter: Gregory Heath ***Bonus Feature: Zenergy with Melissa Layne

SKU: ACSM-HFS14-03

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Description

The workshop will utilize lecture, small group discussion, and larger group consensus to highlight and identify key determinants among health and fitness professionals in successfully implementing the EIM protocols in concert with health-care providers. Discussion will highlight effective and efficient ways in which to use the EIM Action Guides, including the importance of the electronic medical record, patient referral tools, communication and marketing strategies, and patient progress reporting. Finally, EIM efficacy will be discussed in terms of patient/client/participant physical activity behavior change.

Available Course Credits

ACSM
3.00

Learning Objectives

Following this session, participants will be equipped to:

  1. Identify three key barriers to using the current EIM Action Guide for Health and Fitness Professionals
  2. Discriminate between the roles of the Health and Fitness Professional and the Health Care Provider in assessing, counseling, and referring patients for physical activity promotion/prescription
  3. Explain the use and applications of the Electronic Medical/Health Record in facilitating the EIM protocols and referral
  4. Identify key determinants of timely and effective methods of communication between Health and Fitness Professionals and Health Care Providers in regards to the physical activity management among their patients
  5. Summarize the important steps in completing a successful patient handover from the Health Care Provider to the Health and Fitness Professional
  6. Describe effective ways of partnering with community organizations/institutions to facilitate the EIM solution at the local level

Course Content

ACSM 2014 Health & Fitness Summit: Exercise is Medicine: Linking Clinic to Community - TEST
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ACSM 2014 Health & Fitness Summit: Exercise is Medicine: Linking Clinic to Community - VIDEO
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ACSM 2014 Health & Fitness Summit: Zenergy Workout with Melissa Layne
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