Why We Need MEPDs?!


There are 7 reasons Medical Exercise Program Directors (MEPD) are needed to lead the growth of our new profession…..medical exercise training. METI announces the launch of our revised Medical Exercise Program Director Training Series (MEPDTS). This program teaches you how to develop, manage, market, and administrate a medical exercise/post-rehab program in any setting as well as serving as the liaison to medical referral sources. The “7 Reasons Why We Need MEPDs” include:

1. Professionalism
2. Baby Boomers
3. Liaison
4. Management
5. Evidence
6. Insurance Reimbursement
7. Leadership

The MEPD Training Series includes a series of MEPD comprehensive education modules that cover clinical aspects, MED-Fit assessments, and MET practice management. These modules range from advanced post-rehab guidelines for all joints and regions to the essentials of ergonomics, pharmacology, and senior fitness, and from medical exercise documentation to...

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Medical Exercise Program Directors are Needed!!


The Medical Exercise Program Director Training Series (MEPDTS), offered by the Medical Exercise Training Institute (METI), represents the highest-level certification in the field. It addresses the increasing demand for specialized medical exercise programs for baby boomers and those with chronic medical conditions. The Medical Exercise Program Director’s (MEPD) role is pivotal in developing, and marketing medical exercise facilities, acting as a liaison between these facilities and the medical community as well as leadership and management of the medical exercise/post-rehab program/facility.

The MEPD certification equips candidates with advanced knowledge and skills in various areas including ergonomics, senior fitness, pharmacology, and advanced medical exercise assessment and progression. The program entails two major projects and 20 hours of observation in a rehab setting. It goes beyond the expertise provided by the Medical Exercise Specialist (MES) or Post Rehab...

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Medical Exercise Specialists......More Choices to Renew Your Cert!!


Hello everyone. We know it is hard to find CEC workshops on medical exercise and post-rehab topics. So, we have added several new workshops you may use to renew your MES, PRCS or MEPD certifications. We have added courses on MET assessments, MET guidelines. the MES Jumpstart to help you get your business started, MET Regional Guidelines and our classic MAPPS - Medical Exercise Assessment Protocols and Progression System workshop. 

These workshops give you detailed guidelines and review specific step-by-step procedures to help you better manage your clients and build your business. Take a look at these workshops and more at www.MESCECS.com for more details. Also, each workshop is available at 50% off thru Veterans Day!!

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Medical Exercise Specialist Podcast Spotlight - Abby Dixson, MES


Good morning MedXPROs!! Check out our new podcast episode as we spotlight Abby Dixson, MES of Laurel, MD. Abby attended the first MES workshop in 1994. Since then, she has built a strong practice with referrals from physical therapists and physicians. Subscribe to our podcast at www.MedicalExerciseSpecialistPodcast.com

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Medical Exercise Specialist Workshop...Top 10 Reasons You Should Attend!!


The Medical Exercise Training Institute is excited to invite you to our 2-Day Medical Exercise Specialist On-Site Workshop in Houston on October 21st and 22nd. With 29 years of experience in this unique field, we are the original and most comprehensive training program dedicated to “Bridging the Gap Between Healthcare and Fitness”. Here are the top 10 reasons why you should attend:


1**Practical Application:** This isn't just reading a book and taking a test. We provide hands-on training, ensuring you understand how to apply medical exercise techniques safely and effectively. 


2**Experience and Reach:** The Medical Exercise Training Institute (METI) has been training professionals for nearly three decades, spanning six continents. 


3**Exercise is Medicine...but:** Learn how to properly apply exercise protocols and techniques for specific medical conditions, enhancing safety and functionality for your clients. 



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MedXPRO Network is BACK and BETTER!!


Hello Medical Exercise Specialists!! The MedXPRO Network (MXP)  is back and better!! We have upgraded the MXP platform, enhanced the online community and added more content to help you grow your MET skills and business. The MedXPRO Network is the only online community specifically to assist you in building your practice. 

We have a number of professional resources, an online forum, training videos and downloadable manuals you won't find anywhere else. Here's a partial list of the MedXPRO Resources.


We are offering our inaugural pricing thru September 9th for all METI MESs, PRCSs, MEPDs and MES-As. Go to www.MedXPRONetwork.com to get registered or for more details. 

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Medical Exercise Specialist Workshop is Back and Coming to Houston!!


Elevate Your Career with the Ultimate Medical Exercise Specialist Workshop! The Medical Exercise Training Institute (METI) invites you to join our exclusive Medical Exercise Specialist (MES) Onsite Workshop on October 21 & 22, 2023, hosted at Medical Fitness Pros in Katy, TX.


Why is this the workshop you can't afford to miss? It's the definitive course for "Bridging the Gap Between Health Care and Fitness," designed for professionals who are serious about making a difference. This isn't just another certification; it's the "Real MES" program.


Over two intensive days, you'll gain hands-on experience in applying exercise protocols to manage a range of medical conditions. This workshop is tailored for personal trainers, kinesiologists, massage therapists, athletic trainers, and any fitness professionals committed to elevating their practice by working with clients who have medical conditions.


Don't miss your chance to be among the select group of only 12...

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8 Habits of Successful Medical Exercise Specialists


Over the last 29 years teaching Medical Exercise Specialist workshops, I have noticed highly successful Medical Exercise Specialists demonstrate eight habits that guarantee their success. We will discuss each of these 8 habits and explain the impact each has on a medical exercise practice. Successful MESs are able to develop safe and effective medical exercise programs for a wide range of medical conditions, establish long-term referral relationships with medical professionals, and build strong practices. If you embrace these habits, I guarantee you too will grow a profitable and successful practice. 



Medical Exercise Specialists DEFINE their scope of practice and role in a clear and concise manner in their brochures, marketing materials, and presentations. Defining your scope of practice and clearly outlining your menu of services allows you to position yourself as the medical exercise expert, rather than relying on someone, who may lack a true understanding of...

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MES, PRCS, MEPD Apparel is Now Available!!


MES, PRCS and MEPD apparel is HERE!! METI is happy to announce a line of MES apparel for Medical Exercise Specialists. We have partnered with the Queensboro Shirt Company to embroider our logo on polo shirts, hoodies, duffel bags, etc. There's one catch....to order you MUST have a current METI PRCS, MES, or MEPD certification. To order directly from Queensboro click the logo below:


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7 Steps to Building Your MET Practice


There are 7 steps necessary to build a medical exercise training or post-rehab practice in any setting. We have put these 7 steps into an eBook. Just click the image below. 




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