How Do You Incorporate Nutrition Counseling Into Busy Practices ?
It’s difficult to fit effective counseling into an already overworked practice. HOWEVER . . .
Following the A 5 Approach can assist primary care physicians in providing important health benefits for their patients and the greater US population. A DDRESS SSESS DVISE SSIST RRANGE
<ul><li>Embrace: </li></ul><ul><li>Training </li></ul><ul><li>Effective Tools </li></ul><ul><li>Whole Staff Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborate with and refer to qualified nutrition health professionals </li></ul>
Envisioning a healthier America through Innovative Primary Care Dietary Counseling.
About the Author Lalita Kaul, PhD, RD, LD, LN , is Professor of Nutrition in the Department of Community and Family Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University (HU), Washington, DC. and the Director of the Bariatric Clinic. Dr. Kaul is the National Spokesperson for The American Dietetic Association and has published over 40 papers and two books - Multidisciplinary Approach to Obesity and the South Asian Diet Cookbook . She has worked in the White House Health Care Information Center and Presidential Correspondence Analysis.