Prevention of Pediatric Obesity– Discuss the past and current statistics of pediatric overweight and obesity for all age groups in the United States. Define the terms obesity and overweight for the pediatric population. Discuss current recommendations for screening of overweight and obesity in the pediatric population. Identify 5 educational pediatric obesity prevention strategies for implementation into the current (practicing NP) or future (NP student) practice setting. Indicate personal confidence level to prevent pediatric obesity before and after the completion of the program.
1.0 Free CEUs for Nurse Practitioners