Healthcare & Fitness Integration Track and Summit

The Healthcare & Fitness Integration Track & Summit, produced by the Club Industry Show, provides educational content highlighting the growing opportunity in partnership between the healthcare and health club industries.
This first-of-its-kind event will host expert speakers from both industries.

Through this partnership, physicians can serve their patients more effectively through referrals to health clubs, while health club operators can increase their membership base and improve the health of the physician’s patients and their members, all while creating new, alternative revenue streams for both groups.

WHY ATTEND:

  • Earn CME, CNE and CE's for general medical education
  • Learn about updates and opportunities in lifestyle medicine
  • Build partnerships with health clubs
  • Create new revenue streams for your practice
  • Improve patient outcomes

WHO ATTENDS:

  • Forward-thinking physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Registered Dietitians
  • Health system administrators
  • Physical therapists
  • Health club operators
  • Fitness/wellness professionals

Healthcare & Fitness Integration SUMMIT

The Healthcare & Fitness Integration SUMMIT occurs on Oct. 15-16 as an exclusive two-day event that provides a wealth of content. With presentations from fitness executives and medical physicians, the summit covers topics such as the healthcare landscape, diabetes, medical weight management, cardiac patients, the psychology behind obesity and motivation, and more.

The two-day summit includes:

  • Two full days of education
  • Thursday breakfast
  • Lunches on Thursday and Friday
  • Networking happy hour.

Physicians: Please register for the Healthcare & Fitness Integration SUMMIT only. Those are the only sessions for which CMEs are available.

Accreditation and CMEs 

In support of improving patient care, Rush University Medical Center is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Rush University Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of (11.75) AMA PRA Category 1
Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ANCC Credit Designation – Nurses The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is (11.75) contact hours. This activity is being presented without bias and without commercial support. Rush University is an approved provider for physical therapy (216.000272), occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, social work (159.001203), nutrition, speech-audiology, and psychology by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation.

Rush University designates this live activity for (11.75) Continuing Education credit(s).

The Healthcare & Fitness Integration Track and Summit is chaired and co-moderated by Kevin Steele, Ph.D., president of PTA Global and PTontheNet. The Healthcare & Fitness Integration Summit’s senior advisor and co-moderator is Dr. Silvana Pannain, associate professor of medicine, endocrinology, University of Chicago.