COVID-19 has shined a light on how many Americans have overweight or obesity and how excess weight contributes to and can increase the dangers of hundreds of other deadly diseases. As we recover from the current pandemic, and prepare ourselves for future ones, the healthcare industry must address the obesity epidemic.
Download this white paper to learn about:
- The health and financial risks of not treating obesity for individuals, health systems, employers and payers, and our society.
- Why the disease of obesity using must be treated using a multidisciplinary approach that includes diet, physical activity, behavioral modifications and pharmacotherapy.
- How tech-enabled services can help overcome vast provider shortages and lack of training to increase access to medical obesity treatment for the millions of patients who need it.