Pediatric Collaborative Call: Best Practices for Pediatric Healthy Weight Management
The presentation will include an overview of best practices for pediatric healthy weight management, including nutrition, obesity/BMI, and healthy families; HEDIS® measures and Quality; and how you can prescribe UPMC Health Plan supports and services using UPMC Prescription for Wellness.
- Identify the scope of pediatric obesity in the US and specifically Pennsylvania
- Perform necessary testing for comorbidities in this population
- Practice evidence-based interventions to reduce the burden of pediatric obesity
Co-lead physician, UPMC Children's Community Pediatrics, Shenango
Project Director, Provider Performance, Quality at UPMC Health Plan
No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.
Other health care professionals
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 1.00 Attendance
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