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Practice Based Outcomes

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Practice-based Outcomes

Palamara et all (2021)  272 residents in their intern  year at five internal medicine residency programs

McGonagle et all (2020). 50 PCPs to improve well-being

Edman et al (2019). 54 healthcare employees with chronic disease
Guthrie et al (2019). 172 participants using coaching and digital therapeutics for blood pressure control
Rivera et all (2019). 5,700 
Army Active Duty Soldiers, family members, retirees, reservists, and civilians 
Berman et al (2018). 118 participants with Type 2 diabetes complete 12 weeks of health coaching
Roy et al (2017). 1,306 chronic disease patients in medical fitness facility. Summary. Video overview.
Sherman et al (2017).
271 obese patients at MGH primary care practice
Eisenberg et al (2017). Teaching Kitchen project for 40 CIA employees
Sherman (2017). 17 pre-diabetes patients at MGH primary care practice
Berman (2017). 94 women in coaching & plant-based nutrition (not peer reviewed)
Hackshaw et al (2016). Intensive coaching for fibromyalgia - 9 patients
Long et al (2016). 19,800 coaching clients in employee wellness. Summary.
Sforzo et al (2014).
161 patients coached on smoking cessation
Galantino & Schmid (2009). 30 cancer survivors
Djuric et al (2017). 82 patients in primary care

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Our peer-reviewed manual published by Wolters Kluwer describes the Wellcoaches coaching protocol, taught in Wellcoaches core training program and implemented in the peer-reviewed coaching case studies and practice-based outcomes research shown on this page.

Coaching Case Studies & Articles

Diabetes Education, the Quadruple Aim and Health Coaching – a perfect match, Australian Diabetes Educator, 2020

The Lifestyle Medicine Team: Health Care That Delivers Value. American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, 2018. Abstract.
Polak, et al (2018).
Innovation in medical education: a culinary coaching tele-nutrition program
Polak, et al (2018). Expanding the culinary coaching tele-medicine model
McGloin et al (2015). Telephone coaching and diabetes
Polak et al (2014). Improving consumption of healthy food, diabetes patient
McGloin (2014). Coaching for Type 2 Diabetes
Roy et al (2014). Physician-referred patients with chronic conditions
Sforzo et al (2013).
Ithaca College employees
Sherman et al (2013). Primary care setting for MGH employees
Schwartz (2013). Alternative to bariatric surgery
Berna (2013). Tribal community healthcare center, diabetes patients

Lombardo, C. M. (2020). An exploration of trainees’ experience and the effects of the Wellcoaches training program (Order No. 27957264). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (2419104009). 

Impact of Wellcoaches Training