“Our Vision is to ensure that every person living with obesity has access to treatments”


Why become a Certified Partner?

There are numerous benefits to becoming a Certified Partner of  The National Medical Weight Loss Programme (NMWLP), one of the key benefits is that you will receive training both written and delivered by an expert advisor to NICE on obesity (Dr Matt Capehorn – see below). Matt brings a unique blend of experience and expertise, having established award winning services within both the NHS and private sectors.

The training team are leaders within their specialist areas, enabling members to benefit from a truly evidence based and multidisciplinary approach to weight management. They comprise

  • Dr Matthew Capehorn – Expert Adviser for NICE on Obesity (see below)
  • Sandy Green – Nurse Consultant and Founder NMWLP

Guaranteed insurance

Any registered healthcare professional who becomes a Certified Partner of the NMWLP, will be guaranteed IMMEDIATE insurance without the need for prior experience of working in the field of obesity or diabetes with our preferred insurance partner (Cosmetic Insure).

Dr Matt Capehorn

Expert Advisor to NICE on Obesity

The benefits of online learning

Our Online Training Modules

Gain all the knowledge and skills required to set up a private medical weight loss service. Each module is conveniently recorded separately, allowing you to study in ‘bite-size’ chunks.

  • Module 1 : The epidemiology and physiology of obesity
  • Module 2 : The fat cell, metabolism and appetite regulation
  • Module 3 : Weight loss interventions (excluding Pharmacotherapy)
  • Module 4a : Pharmacotherapy (Phentermine, Orlistat, Mysimba and Liraglutide)
  • Module 4b : Pharmacotherapy continued (Semaglutide) and ‘off-label’ prescribing
  • Module 5 : Setting up a medical weight management clinic
  • Module 6 : Setting up a virtual medical weight management service, remote consultations & prescribing via video-link with PriMed Pharmacy
  • Module 7 : Insurance (Cosmetic Insure), Pharmacy Supplies (PriMed Pharmacy), CQC registration assistance if needed, Closed Facebook Group, Access to private Dropbox, Marketing Material and pathology services if needed

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