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This session will summarize how the future health professional workforce will be developed with core competencies to address chronic disease across health professions. This session will also review ways to improve reimbursement policy to support health services that target lifestyle factors such as nutrition and physical activity. In addition, the continuing education and training needs of Registered Dietitians will be discussed with an emphasis on the skills necessary to improve the health of populations.
CPE Level: 2
Learning Codes: 4040, 4020, 4010
- Explain the core competencies that address, treat, and prevent chronic disease across health professions.
- Describe reimbursement policy to support health services that target lifestyle factors such as nutrition and physical activity.
- Outline skills and training needed in the future to improve the health of populations.
- Bill Dietz, MD, PhD
- Janelle Gunn, MPH, RD
- Miriam Gaines, MACT, RDN, LD
Planned with the Academy's Committee for Public Health/Community Nutrition