Patient referrals to the Lifestyle Medicine Program at Children's Hospital Colorado
Patients seeking a weight management program need a referral submitted by their primary care provider or specialty physician to come to our Lifestyle Medicine Program.
Referring physicians can submit patient referrals via:
Upon receipt of the referral, our schedulers will call patient families to schedule the first orientation visit. If we're unable to get in contact with the family, we will send a letter to both the family and the referring physician.
Referral guidelines for the Lifestyle Medicine Program
Download our weight management/obesity referral guidelines (.pdf) for information on how and when to refer a pediatric patient to our Lifestyle Medicine Program.
Tools for lifestyle and weight counseling in primary care