Collaborate for healthy weight: Using quality improvement and integrating public health, primary care, and community-based organizations to promote healthy weight nationwide
Learning Areas:Clinical medicine applied in public health
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related public policy
Describe the design of the Healthy Weight Collaborative, a two-phased quality improvement project aiming to promote healthy weight nationwide. Share results from the 49 teams participating in the Collaborative. Describe lessons learned regarding administering an entirely virtual quality improvement learning collaborative. Identify innovative and promising models to integrate public health, primary care, and community-based organizations in quality improvement teams to advance public health goals.
Keyword(s): Quality Improvement, Obesity
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I was the Analyst at NICHQ on the Collaborate for Healthy Weight Project. I have my Masters degree in public health and I concentrated in both Maternal and Child Health as well as Obesity Prevention and Epidemiology.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.