MOVE! Weight Management and Lifestyle Program
MOVE! is a national weight management program designed by the VA National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (NCP), a part of the Office of Patient Care Services, to help veterans lose weight, keep it off, and improve their health.
Features of the Portland VAMC MOVE! Program
Emphasis on health and wellness through nutrition and physical activity behavior change.
The MOVE! Program is designed for veterans enrolled in the VA healthcare system who want assistance with managing their weight. Typically, the program is offered to veterans who are overweight or obese with BMI above 30.
Want to know more about Portland VAMC MOVE!?
(this link will take you way for the Portland VA Medical website)
How to Enroll in Portland MOVE!
Complete the MOVE! 23 Questionnaire, print Patient Report, online at http://www.move.va.gov/move23.asp and send us the participant retrieval code. The report has a code at the top of the first page. This code allows your VA healthcare team to have access to your answers to the MOVE!23 Questionnaire.
Who should NOT participate in MOVE!
Veterans with active:
How to contact the Portland VA MOVE! Program for general program information:
Call: 503-220-3482 or 1-800-949-1004 ext. 53482