7 Top Medical Exercise Training Skills

 

Medical Exercise Specialists, numerous times I have mentioned establishing competence and confidence in MET skills. Through conversations with MET instructors and experienced MESs we have identified the 7 most important skills every MedXPRO must demonstrate skill. Listen as Dr Mike outlines these 7 top skills. 

The 7 Top MET Skills are:

Please grade your MET skills by completing the MedXPRO Skills Checklist:

METSkillsChecklist.com

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AMES VIRTUAL Workshop is Coming!

 

The Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist Workshop - July 28 - 31, 2022 is SOLDOUT!! Register now for the VIRTUAL Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist Workshop!! This is the most comprehensive workshop for medical exercise/fitness professionals available anywhere. It’s ONLY $500!!

What you'll get:

  • Attendance at 4-day Virtual AMES Workshop
  • AMES Virtual Workshop Manual
  • AMES Workshop Recordings
  • AMES Professional Resources
  • 1-year MedXPRO Network Membership

This version of the AMES workshop is totally virtual. Attend from the comfort of your home or studio. We will broadcast the virtual AMES via Zoom. Recordings will upload within 24 hours to a private AMES workshop members site. You will receive an email with all the info to access this site.

Click HERE to register!!

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Pre-Exercise Checklist - Part 4

 

Every Medical Exercise Professional should have a pre-exercise checklist to follow. Welcome to Part 4 of the Pre-Exercise Checklist series. These videos will review a Pre-Exercise Checklist developed by METI several years ago. The idea is not to check off each item on the list but to begin to think systematically when assessing, managing and training your MET clients. Click here to download the Pre-Exercise Checklist. 

Join the MedXPRO Network for resources to build your MET practice.

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Pre-Exercise Checklist - Part 6

 

Every Medical Exercise Professional should have a pre-exercise checklist to follow. Welcome to Part 6 of the Pre-Exercise Checklist series. These videos will review a Pre-Exercise Checklist developed by METI several years ago. The idea is not to check off each item on the list but to begin to think systematically when assessing, managing and training your MET clients. Click here to download the Pre-Exercise Checklist. 

Join the MedXPRO Network for resources to build your MET practice.

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Pre-Exercise Checklist - Part 1

 

Every Medical Exercise Professional should have a pre-exercise checklist to follow. Welcome to Part 1 of the Pre-Exercise Checklist series. These videos will review a Pre-Exercise Checklist developed by METI several years ago. The idea is not to check off each item on the list but to begin to think systematically when assessing, managing and training your MET clients. Click here download the Pre-Exercise Checklist. 

Join the MedXPRO Network for resources to build your MET practice. 

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Medical Exercise Training Institute - February 8, 2022 Update

 

Welcome to the first Medical Exercise Training Institute weekly update of 2022. This update includes: 1) METI certification renewal changes for 2022 including the introduction of our Medical Exercise Professional Ethics training; 2) the start of the 2022 – Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist residency on March 6th and 3) the start of our next Medical Exercise Specialist Study Group on February 22nd; the release of the first Medical Exercise Training client management and record system – MedXPRO/ClinicMaster on February 18th. Click here to join the MedXPRO/ClinicMaster webinar February 18th at 1pm ET.

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MedXPRO Summit - Day 2

 

Here's MedXPRO Summit lineup for Saturday, December 4th. You may still register free HERE!!

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Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist 4-Day Workshop is Coming in JULY!!!

 

The Medical Exercise Training Institute is happy to announce the presentation of our Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist 4-Day Live Workshop July 29 - August 1, 2021 at Medical Fitness Pros of Katy, TX. That's right.....we can see the light at the end of the Covid tunnel and we are taking the next step forward. 

 

The need for Medical Exercise Training will grow over the next 20 years but Covid was a booster shot! Post physical therapy clients are anxious about getting their function back. PT clinics are overwhelmed. Our seniors need to exercise to maintain their independence. The AMES is coming to Houston early. We originally scheduled this course for  November but the revision of the CDC guidelines has given us the opportunity to start "Bridging the Gap" July 29 thru August 1.

 

The Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist is for graduates of our Medical Exercise Specialist, Post Rehab Conditioning Specialist and Medical Exercise Program Director programs. As...

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Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist Residency Has a 4-Day Workshop

 

Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist workshop is a 4-day hands-on workshop which is part of the AMES residency. This workshop is scheduled for November 11 - 14, 2021 @ Medical Fitness Pros in Katy, TX. This workshop will allow you to apply the MET techniques, assessments and exercise learned thru the AMES client management sessions and professional resources. Go to www.advancedmedicalexercisespecialistworkshop.com for more details.

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Medical Exercise Specialist....Are You Playing the Finite Game?

 

Medical Exercise Specialists are we truly MedXPROs or simply certification hoarders? Now we see a proliferation of medical exercise/medical fitness certifications and many are simply read a book and take an exam. Taught many times by instructors with partial backgrounds in healthcare and no direct management experience with some of the conditions reviewed in their courses. Are we playing the finite game or the infinite game?

When we started the Medical Exercise Specialist program in 1994, we weren't looking to offer another fitness certification but ultimately a new profession - "Medical Exercise Training". We recognized the future of medical exercise training and the need for Medical Exercise Specialists. With the changes to insurance reimbursement and the aging of North America, it was pretty easy to see. We were correct.

You don't build a profession on certifications; you build it by developing a specific body of knowledge and skill that is unique to that profession and...

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