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Fitness Australia launches Exercise Referral kit

Fitness Australia launches Exercise Referral kit
August 15, 2013

Aiming to aid fitness operators connect with medical and allied health professionals, Fitness Australia has launched a Referral Kit, showing exercise professionals and fitness businesses how to adopt agreed methods and processes for connecting and collaborating with the medical and health sector.

Developed through extensive consultation and collaboration with fitness services providers and health professionals including general practitioners, sports physicians, physiotherapists and exercise physiologists and other health professionals, the Referral Kit aims to strengthen and enhance client referral activities and ultimately improve levels of connection and collaboration between fitness and health professionals within communities across Australia.

The Referral Kit includes:

Referral Essentials guide - identifying the fundamental areas of knowledge and priorities for conducting successful client referrals.

Referral Skills guide - providing deeper knowledge and capability for client referral activities, helping you advance your referral skills.

Referral tools and templates - offering 'how to' guidance to help exercise professionals and fitness businesses operate in line with national industry standards for professional practice and ethical conduct.

For more information go to www.fitness.org.au/exercisereferrals 

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