WEIGHT BIAS RESOURCES FOR OBGYN PROVIDERS
For Ob/Gyn Practices
General issues of weight bias and patient discomfort are intensified in the ob/gyn setting. Obese women are less likely to receive many women’s health screenings, including breast exams and pap smears. This module introduces evidence-based techniques to build a comfortable environment and discuss health issues in a supportive way. Contents will help you discover:
What policies and procedures will motivate patients to receive preventive care on schedule?
How can slight changes in my language make a significant difference in patient care?