Health Care and Clinics

Helping clinics and their community partners provide prevention and wellness services 

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Project Description

Health care providers are in a unique position to help patients lose weight, eat healthier, and stop smoking. The Minneapolis SHIP project is working with four safety-net clinics to help them provide extra weight management and smoking cessation services to patients in need. The SHIP program is also working to make sure that the clinics are paid for providing these services. Specific strategies include:

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For more information, please contact:

Renee Wixon
SHIP Health Care Consultant
[email protected]

Megan Ellingson
SHIP Health Care Consultant
[email protected]



Minneapolis Health Department LogoShould you require a reasonable accommodation in order to fully participate, or information in an alternative format, please contact 612-673-2301.
Para asistencia 612-673-2700 - Rau kev pab 612-673-2800 - Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500.

alternative format, please contact 612-673-2301. 


Last updated Nov 5, 2018



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