Obesity & Weight Management Benchmarks and Case Studies

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If your organization is weighed down by the burden of obesity-related healthcare costs
in your population, you are not alone. Obese individuals in the United States are at
greater risk for chronic disease type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, hypertension,
stroke, even some forms of cancer at an annual cost of $117 billion. Not included in
this estimate are indirect costs of obesity income lost from decreased productivity,
restricted activity, absenteeism and bed days.

Obesity & Weight Management Benchmarks and Case Studies provides actionable
information on current obesity and weight management programs for adults, children
and adolescents. Whether your organization will focus on obesity and weight management
in the near future or retool an existing program, it will benefit from a review of metrics
and measurements to evaluate and plan your program and compare performance and
utilization data.

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Obesity and weight management programs from healthcare payors, purchasers, providers
and educators can help to reduce the physical and financial strain of overweight and
obesity on health status, worker productivity and healthcare costs in the midst of the
nation's full-fledged obesity epidemic.

This exclusive report analyzes the responses of more than 300 healthcare organizations
to HIN's 2008 Industry Survey on Obesity and Weight Management, presenting the data
in easy-to-follow graphs and tables. This industry snapshot is enhanced by in-depth
profiles of four diverse approaches to obesity and weight management from varied
industry sectors.

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This report provides expanded data on:

and much more, including profiles of four diverse obesity and weight management programs:

The most recent CDC review found that 34 percent of adults aged 20 and over are obese. Rates of
overweight and obesity remain high in children and adolescents aged 2 through 19 years of age,
with 31.9 percent at or above the 85th percentile of the 2000 BMI-for-age growth charts, according
to the Journal of American Medicine.

The 30-page Obesity & Weight Management Benchmarks and Case Studies is the one-of-a-kind
resource you can use to weigh the offerings of your obesity and weight management program
against those of your peers and reshape program content where necessary.

Benefit from your peers' experience and advice to launch and retool programs that combat
direct medical costs related to obesity preventive, diagnostic and treatment services.

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Available in Single or Multi-User Licenses

A multi-user license will provide you with the right to install and use this information on
your company's computer network for an unlimited number of additional workstations within
your organization for a one-time fee. To have this valuable resource on your network,
or to inquire about ordering bulk copies in print or Adobe PDF, please e-mail
Deirdre McGuinness at dmcguinness@hin.com or call at 888-446-3530 ext. 14.



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