Talking to Patients about Nutrition, Conducting Group Visits, and Billing for Nutrition
Steven Neabore, M.D., Shilpa Saxena, M.D., Caroline Trapp, D.N.P., A.P.N.-B.C., C.D.E., F.A.A.N.P.
The Learning Process:
Participants are expected to watch the video, reflect on its content, and complete the CME self-assessment and CME evaluation. Only upon completing this process will a participant's continuing education certificate be generated. The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study activity is 1.5 hours.
Talking with Patients about Nutrition:
- Indicate a simple means of describing cellular mechanisms of insulin resistance to patients.
- Describe a structure for nutrition support groups.
- Identify simple answers to common patient questions about nutrition.
Leveraging Time and Connection with Group Medical Visits:
- Identify the utility of the common individual face-to-face appointment model.
- Describe unique advantages of the group medical appointment model for the management of chronic diseases rooted in poor lifestyle.
- Identify if implementation of the lifestyle-based group visit model is feasible in his/her unique clinical setting.
Billing for Nutrition Guidance:
- Describe how physicians can bill for nutrition advisement in four common patient-encounter scenarios.