260.110 Evidence-Based Interventions to Reduce Obesity


260.110 Evidence-Based Interventions to Reduce Obesity: The Texas Medical Association will collaborate with the public health community to promote and support evidence-based interventions that will reduce obesity and its complications. These evidence-based interventions should include providing information and resources for physicians to support obesity screening and diagnostic tools for use in the primary care setting, physician payment for the evaluation and management of patients with obesity, and research on culturally appropriate education and public awareness to address obesity and its complications. (CSPH Rep. 4-A-18)

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August 27, 2018