Educational resources and tools designed to help achieve positive outcomes with weight loss and weight maintenance within your organization
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The following modules include content designed to assist with weight management for appropriate employees. The program consists of 5 impactful modules.
TWF Program Overview
A 1-page overview with descriptions of all 5 learning modules.
TWF Module 1: Recognize the Impact
Explores the extent of the obesity epidemic, the health risks of obesity, and the ways in which obesity can be costly to your organization.
TWF Module 2: Know Your Numbers
Provides key metrics for identifying employees with obesity and includes other obesity-related information.
TWF Module 3: Act Now
A step-by-step guide to help you ensure coverage for AOMs in your health plan.
TWF Module 4: Engage Your At-Risk Population
Educational information and resources designed to help you raise awareness about the risks of obesity and the importance of weight management.
TWF Module 5: Measure the Success
A measurement framework to assess the impact of adding an addendum or rider for AOMs to your benefits offerings.
50 State Obesity Fact Sheets
Up-to-date information about risks, implications, and productivity data for your state.
Obesity Employer Handout
Learn to navigate weight management and AOM coverage in your organization.
Examples of Letters to Providers
Get tips and resources to help navigate obesity coverage.
The “Biggest Loser” Study Brochure
Learn more about how a person’s metabolic system affects the ability to lose weight.
Wellness Program Brochure
Read results of a study that point out some of the limitations of using wellness programs alone for weight loss.
What Is Obesity?
How is it measured? What is BMI? Why try to manage weight? How do you break the cycle?
Educate employees on what this cycle is and how they might break it.
The Tug-of-War of Weight Management
Help your employees understand why they may go through periods of weight loss and weight gain.
Your employees can create a personalized report to help develop a weight-management plan with their healthcare providers.
Obesity Treatment Options
Give your employees information about the options they have for weight management.
COVID-19 and Obesity
People with obesity have reason to be concerned about COVID-19 based on the increased risks they face. Stay up to date on COVID-19 and obesity information.