The EIM Solution is the practical application of integrating physical activity into healthcare provider services and linking patinents to evidence-based community programs. The integration of the EIM Solution is achieved through the following steps:
- Embedding a physical activity vital sign (PAVS) into electronic medical records (EMRs)
- Developing a national network of evidence-based PA programs and resources
- Providing a clinical decision support system linking clinical and community so HCPs can offer behavioral PA counseling and refer patients to fulfill their PA "prescription" in the community
Three different types of stakeholders are paramount in bringing about the vision of EIM and integrating its scientifically proven benefits into healthcare systems:
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