Your Weight Matters Convention Registration Now Open!

Be one of the first 100 people to register and save up to 25%! Registering early not only saves you money, but if you are one of the first 100 Convention registrants, you will automatically be entered to win a FREE 3-night stay at the Hilton Anatole during the...



ADVOCACY ALERT!

Call to Action! On March 22, 2012, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed National Coverage Decision (NCD) surrounding bariatric surgery – specifically suggesting that Medicare should add sleeve gastrectomy (sometimes referred to as the gastric sleeve or sleeve) to the list of other bariatric surgical...



Citizens Medical Center Suspends BMI Requirement

Earlier today, Citizens Medical Center Chief Executive Officer, David Brown, contacted OAC President and CEO Joe Nadglowski and informed Mr. Nadglowski that their weight-based hiring policy has been suspended. This is an excellent victory for the OAC and its members! For more details, click here.



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