Integrating Primary Care Practices and Community-Based Resources To Manage Obesity: A Bridge-Building Toolkit for Rural Primary Care Practices

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Integrating Primary Care Practices and Community-Based Resources To Manage Obesity: A Bridge-Building Toolkit for Rural Primary Care Practices

Description

The Integrating Primary Care Practices and Community-Based Resources To Manage Obesity toolkit was developed to help primary care practices manage obesity. It provides tools and concepts informed by the real-world experience of six practices in three rural Oregon communities.

The toolkit includes the following materials:

  • Staff meeting discussion guide
  • Chart audit form and instructions
  • Clinical care observation guide
  • Patient waiting room survey
  • Body mass index (BMI) protocol template
  • Worksheet: establishing protocols for BMI screening
  • Documenting the conversation in your charts
  • Sample community inventory form
  • Sample prescription pad
  • Sample brochure
  • Sample poster
  • Sample punch card

Developer:

Oregon Health & Science University

Funding Sources:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

History

Release Date: 2014
Date Verified: 09/17/14
Original Summary: July 2014
Last Updated: 09/10/14

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