2022 Catalog: General Courses
DE0475: Diabetes Online CDE: The Physical Activity Guidelines and Move Your Way Campaign: Promoting Physical Activity to Reduce Chronic Disease
Everyone needs physical activity to be healthy. Health care providers and other professionals have a key role in promoting physical activity. The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans and Move Your Way campaign are essential resources for health professionals. They include recommendations for Americans ages 3 years and over — including people at increased risk of chronic disease — and provide evidence-based advice on how physical activity can help promote health and reduce the risk of chronic disease.
1. Use the Physical Activity Guidelines to provide evidence-based guidance on physical activity, fitness, and health for patients.
2. Select appropriate Move Your Way materials to use in sharing important physical activity messages with patients and communities.
3. Teach adults and children about recommended weekly physical activity targets.
It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.
None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.
Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.