Promoting Healthy Lifestyles In Ontario Family Health Networks

  title={Promoting Healthy Lifestyles In Ontario Family Health Networks},
  author={Rd BrauerPaulaPhD and Rd SchneiderTheresaMPH and Mhs PreeceChristineBA and NorthmoreDeborahRD and Cde WestEvaRD and Rd DietrichLindaMEd and Rd DavidsonBridgetMHSc},
Purpose: Primary health care reform presents new opportunities for registered dietitians (RDs) to contribute to health promotion and disease prevention in family practices. Since this is an emerging area of RD practice, a health promotion specialist was contracted to conduct a needs assessment and develop a plan for implementing nutrition-focused healthy lifestyle activities. Methods: The needs assessment was conducted as part of an Ontario-based demonstration project in three Family Health… CONTINUE READING

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