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1 Strategic Plan Exercise & Sports Science Australia Pty Ltd ABN Contact for Liaison and Notices Jennifer Alencar Exercise & Sports Science Australia Locked Bag 102 ALBION QLD 4010 Phone (07) Fax (07)

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3 INTRODUCTION (EIM) is a global initiative, managed in Australia by Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA). EIM is focused on encouraging health care providers, regardless of speciality, to review and assess every patient s physical activity levels at every visit. Patients should be counselled on exercise regimens, and provided with an exercise prescription or referral to an accredited exercise physiologist or appropriately qualified allied health professional. OUR VISION To make physical activity a standard component of chronic disease prevention and management. EXERCISE IS MEDICINE AUSTRALIA HAS THREE GUIDING PRINCIPLES The three guiding principles of are designed to improve the health and well-being of all Australians through regular physical activity prescription from doctors and appropriately qualified allied health providers. The guiding principles are as follows: 1. Physical activity and exercise are important to health and the prevention and treatment of many chronic diseases; 2. More should be done to address physical activity and exercise in health care settings; and 3. Support the referral of patients to appropriately trained allied health professionals to deliver exercise treatment services. PURPOSE Exercise is Medicine Australia is a sustainable national initiative that: Creates broad awareness that physical activity and exercise is indeed medicine; Makes "level of physical activity and exercise" a standard vital sign question in each patient visit (when appropriate); Helps general practitioners and other health care providers to become consistently effective in counselling and referring patients as to their physical activity and exercise needs; Leads to policy changes in public and private sectors that support physical activity and exercise counselling and referrals in clinical settings; Produces an expectation among the public and patients that their health care providers will ask about and prescribe physical activity and exercise; and Appropriately encourages general practitioners and other health care providers to be physically active or engage in exercise themselves. Support physical activity friendly environments in the workplace, schools and local communities.

4 EXERCISE IS MEDICINE AUSTRALIA: FIVE (5) KEY FOCUS AREAS 1. Policy and Advocacy 5. Research 2. Education and Training Exercise is Medicine Australia 4. Media 3. Partners

5 EXERCISE IS MEDICINE AUSTRALIA: GOALS AND FIVE KEY AREAS MATRIX Goals Creates broad awareness that physical activity and exercise is indeed medicine. Makes "level of physical activity and exercise" a standard vital sign question in each patient visit (when appropriate). Helps general practitioners and other health care providers to become consistently effective in counselling and referring patients as to their physical activity and exercise needs. Policy and Advocacy Education and Training Strategies Partners Media Research Leads to policy changes in public and private sectors that support physical activity and exercise counselling and referrals in clinical settings. Produces an expectation among the public and patients that their health care providers should and will ask about and prescribe physical activity and exercise. Appropriately encourages general practitioners and other health care providers to be physically active or engage in exercise themselves. Support physical activity friendly environments in the workplace.

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