We feature the work of these committees throughout the year, so stay tuned for news of from the heart of the Medical Fitness Association – your active participation in the life and work of the Association.
By serving on a committee, you may earn points towards your Fellowship. It’s not too late to get involved in the committees. Hurry, committee sign-up ends on January 31, 2017.
A summary of the program of work for each committee follows:
Certification – Reviews facility certification site visit reports
and recommends proposals to the Board of Directors; Reviews and recommends new
examiners. Evaluate new types of certifications such as individual medical
fitness professional credential, or certification for university programs in
Conference – Provides oversight and planning for regional and
national conferences and the Medical Fitness Institute
Education – Reviews and vets all educational offerings of the
association including member proposals for presentations for the Annual Conference, Medical Fitness Institute and Webinars
Membership – Working with and through the State Captains and other committees to encourage
the growth of the association by creating member value and actively encouraging
Outcomes – Develop criteria for measuring and monitoring
clinical outcomes as it relates to physician referred chronic disease programs. Implements and monitors our MFA Outcomes initiative.
Physician’s Task Force – Identify opportunities to educate and involve
physicians in the growth and dissemination of the medical fitness difference
and integration of medically based fitness into the local continuum of care. Identify chronic diseases and clinical endpoint measures for our Outcomes Committee
Regional Chairs – Providing communication mechanisms with every
member in every state through State Captains, promotion of regional events and
a commitment to encouraging member engagement and involvement in the
association. The are also the Chairs of their Regional Boards who are responsible for the Regional Conferences
Call for Volunteers will end on January 31st, 2017.