Below are a number of downloadable resources for use in your CHIP programs, such as forms, PDF tools, archives, certificates, art and media files. Click on the link(s) below to download.
Pre-CHIP Check List
Overwhelmed with all the things to do? Here is a resource to help you get organized and prepared! Make it simple and look at this list of things to do before beginning your next CHIP program!
7 Easy Steps to Getting Started with your First CHIP Program (Portal, Licensing & Videos) You’ve attended a CHIP workshop and are certified to run CHIP programs. Here are the steps to successfully run your first CHIP program. Click on any STEP for drop-down details on that step, or click on “Detailed PDF” for even more detailed instructions. If you get stuck, call our Tech Support line at 877-407-2447.
CHIP Technical Recommendations Document This PDF document will help you decide which equipment to purchase or use to run media for your CHIP program, or to double-check if your current equipment will do the job.
CHIP Video Licensing and Facilitator Web Portal Setup This PDF document will step you through the process of acquiring your Video License and setting up your facilitator profile and class management. Click the following link to watch a previously recorded video webinar on how to acquire license and set up your program -- https://vimeo.com/68189654
CHIP Pedometer Instructions This PDF document will step you through the process of setting up your new pedometer. Become familiar with the settings before your first class session so you can instruct the participants.
CHIP Assistant software Specially developed software to track and report on your participant journey to improved health. Required for all CHIP programs. (PC platform only. Mac computers require PC boot or virtual software to run.)
CHIP Logo Artwork The official CHIP logo and artwork that you can use for your e-mail signatures, business cards, flyers, posters and other CHIP program-related designs.
CHIP Summit Recipes Recipes from the recent CHIP Summit 2013 held in Tucson, AZ -- taken from the "Eat More" and "Optimal Diet" cookbooks.
CHIP Blood Kit Instruction Sheet & Video Demo This is a downloadable PDF of the instruction sheet that comes with each CHIP blood sample lab kit. Or, click on the "Video Demo" link to see the step-by-step instructions now.
Overcoming Pricing Objections Often it can be hard for us to see the real value of something until we put it in context. Click above for a PDF document with some great examples that illustrate the great value CHIP represents.
Finger Prick vs. Venipuncture A FAQ comparing blood testing using the Finger Prick method versus the Venipuncture method.
Getting Started with Insurance Billing for CHIP (US ONLY)
A helpful guide for physicians and registered dietitians wanting to bill Medicare and insurance providers for running CHIP with patients. A sample Business Associate Agreement (BAA)
, required for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) compliance and a sample form
which outlines the costs associated with the program and the patient's resposibilities if insurance does not cover the cost are aslo provided to help get you started.
The Last 10 Years video
"Make Health Last. What will your last 10 years look like?" The average Canadian will spend their final decade with sickness and disability. But you can change your future and grow old with vitality. Produced by the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation. Great opener for any InfoSession. (To download this mp4 video file to your computer, use "Save As" option from "File" menu, or "Right-Click > Save Link As.")
Rewind the Future
Meet Jim—the character in the Rewind the Future video—he is a man whose life flashes right before his very eyes, unhealthy habits and all. The choices you teach your child today become the habits they take into their adulthood. (To download this mp4 video file to your computer, use "Save As" option from "File" menu, or "Right-Click > Save Link As.")
Blood Collection Instructions
Video instructions for the CHIP Blood Draw Kit. Remember to fast 12 hours before you collect your blood sample. (4 minutes)
To order a CHIP Blood Collection kit, click here.
Lab Results video with Dr. Hans Diehl
This is a video with Dr. Hans Diehl which can be used in Session 2 or 3 of the CHIP class describing and explaining the lab results from the first Health Risk Assessment (HRA).
CHIP Program Forms
Click on the form(s) below that you want to download: