Support for improving nutrition and nourishing yourself

Virtual Nutrition Offerings

Hoos Well offers opportunities to improve your nutrition and overall health, including the programs highlighted below. 

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One-on-One Virtual Nutrition Counseling Consultation:

cooking classEmployees & Spouses covered on the UVA Health Plan or UPG Anthem Health Plan receive one free, 60-minute virtual consultation with a Registered Dietitian each year! Follow up visits may be covered by your insurance and can be scheduled after the initial consultation. Visits will be conducted virtually until further notice. 

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I would absolutely recommend you to anyone who needs guidance and knowledge in nutrition and wellness. Your wisdom and compassion was the perfect combination. Counseling Participant

Hoos Living It

Formerly Hoos Losin' It, this 5 month wellness program focused on making healthy, long-term lifestyle changes, involves group nutrition and fitness classes along with individual visits with a Registered Dietitian. Graduates of Hoos Living It have access to ongoing monthly support individually or in a group setting. Information sessions are typically held between late summer – early fall, with class starting in October.

According to Robin VanHall, Registered Dietitian, during the five-months of this program, participants benefit from a significant boost in their confidence to maintain healthy habits, which can decrease the risk of developing chronic diseases over time.

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I didn't know how badly I felt until I felt good during this program! I want to keep going. Hoos Living It participant

Virtual Prenatal Nutrition Counseling:

counseling sessionAs an expecting mother, you want the best for your baby. Pregnancy is a very nutritionally demanding period, and many women are not made aware of which specific nutrients or foods to incorporate during this unique time. Meet with a Registered Dietitian for individualized guidance on how to nourish yourself during and after pregnancy. Two free visits are included for all employees and spouses covered by the UVA Health Plan or UPG Anthem Health Plan. Visits will be conducted virtually until further notice. 

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Nutrition Coaching Calls Package:

This package is ideal for employees & spouses on the UVA Health Plan or UPG Anthem Health Plan who seek accountability with making healthy lifestyle changes, but are stretched for time. Rather than following up at the Nutrition Counseling Center in-person, you can opt to follow up by phone. This package includes one 60-minute initial phone consultation and four 30-minute follow-up phone calls.

Please call the UVA Nutrition Counseling Center for more information: 434.243.4749