Weight Management: Facts Not Fads | CHES585 > Continuing Education Unit at Nurse.com

FAQContact usTerms of servicePrivacy Policy

Weight Management: Facts Not Fads - CHES585
Weight Management: Facts Not Fads

CHES585 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Connie Goldsmith, MPA, RN and Sharon Lehrman, RDN, MPH, LD
Average Rating
(4.3 / 249 reviews)
Get this course FREE with an Unlimited CE Membership


CE OVERVIEW REVIEWS     
Objectives:
The goal of this program is to empower nurses, dietitians, dietary managers, school nutritionists, fitness professionals, health educators, occupational therapists, physical therapists, physicians and radiologic technologists to help themselves or help patients evaluate dietary recommendations and make lifestyle changes to better manage their weight. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe the prevalence and effects of overweight and obesity in the U.S.
  • Discuss how diet and exercise contribute to weight management
  • List four traits shared by those who have maintained weight loss
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses, dietitians, fitness professionals, health educators, occupational therapists, physical therapists, physicians, and radiologic technologists.
 
Health educators: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com and search for this topic title.
 
Sponsored by OnCourse Learning, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours.
 
Provider ID: CA0084 (98709) for 01/01/2012 to 12/31/2015, 114941 for 01/01/2016 to 12/31/2019.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 9/26/2016

Recommended CE

 
Prevention of Infection: Surgical Site Infections
The goal of this presentation is to discuss surgical site infection including preoperative, intraoperative and... More Info
Combating Wound Care Myths with Proper Patient Edu...
The goal of this presentation is to provide participants with information and guidelines to promote an optimal... More Info
First Aid for Common Skin Injuries
The goal of this webinar is to provide an overview of soft tissue injuries to include identification and curre... More Info
How Does the Paleo Diet Really Shape Up?
The goal of the webinar is to critically review the Paleo Diet with guidance on sorting fact from fiction. At ... More Info

OnCourse Learning is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity. Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

This course completion will be electronically reported to CE Broker as required per Florida Statute 456.025(7). Click here to view your CE Broker transcript and check the status of your CE requirements with a FREE 7-day CE Broker trial subscription. It may take up to 24 hours for the course to appear on your CE Broker transcript.

separator-ads
CE Courses
CE by Type
CE Resources