CTC-RI Welcomes 7 Practices to the Pediatric Weight Management ECHO® and Quality Improvement Initiative

  • 12 Sep 2022

CTC-RI is excited to kick off our first ECHO® learning series on Pediatric Weight Management.  Seven practices will be participating in a 12-month learning and action series to improve their approach to managing pediatric weight management challenges using a behavioral health approach. After a methodical selection process, the following practices were selected to participate in this initiative:

  • Anchor Pediatrics
  • Atlantic Pediatrics
  • Coastal Waterman Pediatrics
  • Santiago Medical Group
  • St. Joseph Health Center
  • The Westerly Medical Center
  • Tri-County Community Action Program

Kickoff meeting is scheduled for September 22 when program expectations will be reviewed, followed by an ECHO® didactic presentation on Epidemiology of Obesity (AAP guidelines) and case presentation. Tufts Health Plan provided financial support for this initiative.