Health Care – STRATEGY 2

Establish physical inactivity as a treatable and preventable condition with profound health implications.


  • Establish a payment system for physical inactivity diagnosis and treatment with International Classification of Disease (ICD) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes.
  • Develop new service codes with Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
  • Ensure sufficient appropriate referral for services to qualified providers based on each individual patient’s needs.
  • Ensure that all services include culturally salient patient education materials and counseling for physical activity.
  • Encourage referral services to catalog community-based physical activity programs and resources.

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Oliver Bartzsch is an experienced medical professional with over 15 years of professional experience. With a passion for medicine, fitness, and personal growth, he is always willing to challenge himself to accomplish tasks and especially to provide accurate medical information to people. Oliver is a long-time medical editor for multiple sites. With more than 10 years of medical writing experience, he has completed over 350 projects with both individual and corporate clients.


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