Clinical Care Practices
Increase practices within health systems that support and model healthy behavior and behavior change.
Learn about the co-benefits of Clinical Care Practices below.
Screen all age groups for healthy weight using body mass index (BMI), and have a system in place for intervention, referral, and education.
Provide patient self-management programs or plans, counseling, and supporting materials that help adults and children set goals and learn skills for healthy lifestyle changes.
Provide education, training, and supporting materials for primary care providers and their teams on obesity prevention, treatment, and management.
Implement team-based clinical care models for obesity prevention, treatment, and management.