Author | Timothy N. Logemann, MD, FACC, ABOM

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How providers, payers, employers should be fighting obesity

November 16, 2016

By addressing the root problem of obesity with structured programs, providers can help patients lose weight and very possibly avoid expensive chronic illnesses as a result. Employers and payers should incentivize healthy weight by paying for obesity care and treatment, potentially reaping substantial savings in the long term.