Medical Training Plans

Features Plan 1 Plan 2 Plan 3
Expenses
Meals
Local Transportation
Schedule
Number of Days 1 4 4
Arrival Day of Week Any Sunday Sunday
Departure Day of Week Any Thursday Thursday
Materials
Medical Treatment Algorithm Handout
Patient Treatment Handouts
Clinic Operations Manual
Bariatric Clinic Software (including Bariatrak® EMR)
Cost $1000 $10,000 $19,000

A one day experience to observe an active, successful weight loss practice.  This plan is meant to expose the clinician to Bariatric medicine.   All meals and local transportation are included.

We’ll get you started on your way to a successful medical weight loss practice using our proven program. Join us for four days of intense medical training in obesity medicine in any of our associated locations. Business topics include:

  • Initiating a bariatric practice
  • Bariatrak® computer EMR
  • Advertising
  • Front desk operations
  • DEA regulation compliance
  • Maximizing patient flow
  • Business opportunities

During the four days of training, you will observe over 100 patient encounters. By the end of the week, you will be teaching new and follow-up patients and making med choices (with supervising MD in direct observation). The types of patient’s you’ll see include:

  • First Visit
  • Active Weight Loss
  • Obesity Comorbidity Management
  • Transition
  • Maintenance
  • Relapse / Restart
Schedule of Events
Sunday Introduction
05:00 AM – 07:00 PM Dinner and overall orientation
07:00 PM – 09:00 PM Office and patient flow
orientationGive patient care flowchart after signing of
non-compete clause.Give copy of computer commandsCheck into hotel
Monday Day 1
07:00 AM Breakfast and pick up at 7 AM
08:00 AM – 10:00 AM Routine follow-up patient care
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM Focus on training of new patients,
materials taughtObserve Hx and PE focused on BariatricsFirst discussion on beginning medical regimen
11:30 AM Routine follow-up a patient careFocus on medications and medication changes
01:00 PM – 02:00 PM Lunch with staff, questions and
answers
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Patient scheduling and front
desk operations, scheduling education.Pill count
education, and pill inventory managementDinner with Q&A
Tuesday Day 2
08:00 AM Breakfast Q&A on medications and patient care
08:00 AM – 10:00 AM Routine patient care
10:00 AM New patients – focus on method of
presentation with emphasis on physical exam and choice of medicinesObserved nursing station function
11:00 AM – 01:00 PM
02:00 PM – 05:00 PM Routine patient careFocus on
taperingFailure to progressBeginning transition
05:00 PM – 06:00 PM New patient classRequest that trainee
observe patients and make notes
Wednesday Day 3
07:00 AM Breakfast, question and answers
on business
08:00 AM – 10:00 AM Patient care focusing on patient
problems
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Trainee’s choicePatient visits

Business

12:00 PM – 05:00 PM Training in Bariatrak®
computer program
Thursday Day 4
06:30 AM Breakfast with Q&A
07:30 AM Phone and front desk operations
08:30 AM New patient class taught by trainee
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Trainee’s choice
Afternoon Business discussions, contracts,
flying out Thursday evening

Includes everything in Plan 2 (training & materials) with addition of the Bariatrak® EMR system.

Plan 1: Single Day Observation

A one day experience to observe an active, successful weight loss practice.  This plan is meant to expose the clinician to Bariatric medicine.   All meals and local transportation are included.  Learn More
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Cost: $1000

 

Plan 2: Four Day Training Program

An intensive 4-day training program onsite at MBA headquarters in Boise, Idaho.  In addition to training, the clinician will receive all paperwork, handouts, patient education forms, PowerPoint presentations, business handouts, and the turn-key 150 page clinic operations manual.  Learn More
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Cost: $10,000

 

Plan 3: All Inclusive

Includes everything in Plan 2 (training & materials) with addition of the Bariatrak® EMR systemLearn More
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Cost: $19,000