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Portland Rx Play P&R Admin Materials
Portland Rx Play Parks and Recreation Administrative Materials
The following materials have been developed by the Portland Rx Play Working group for the use by park and recreation departments to administer the program:
 
Rx Play Exercise Specialist Conversation Guide 
Rx Play Exercise Specialist Administrative Spreadsheet 
Motivational Interviewing Technique Training for Rx Play
Rx Play Partner Map and Listing 

Rx Play Exercise Specialist Conversation Guide
Rx Play Exercise Specialist Conversation Guide
One of the Rx Play Program objectives is to create a “warm-handoff” between the medical system and park and recreation system, with a “push” from the medical system and a “pull” from the park and recreation system by connecting participant families with their local recreation centers. Rx Play Program participants are recruited into the process by primary care clinicians at participating medical offices. The medical offices send over completed prescription forms for each new recruit to the appropriate park and recreation department. This guide is intended for use by park and recreation exercise specialists in making recruitment follow-up phone calls to each parent included on the Rx Play prescription form. The primary intent of this phone call is to get the youth signed up to participate in a physical activity program of their choice at a close-to-home park and recreation facility.
 
Rx Play Exercise Specialist Conversation Guide
 

Rx Play Exercise Specialist Administrative Spreadsheet
 
As we roll out the Rx Play project, it is essential that park and recreation administrators keep adequate records for determining the overall program effectiveness and to make program improvements over time. This spreadsheet is intended for use by park and recreation exercise specialists in tracking the progress of program participants through the recruitment process.
 

Rx Play Exercise Specialist Administrative Spreadsheet 
 

Motivational Interviewing Technique Training for Rx Play
 
Motivational interviewing is highly beneficial for engaging families in the Portland Rx Play Program. Below are links to two interrelated online training modules (developed by Kaiser Permanente and offered free of charge to the public). These modules contain motivational interviewing techniques for addressing weight management issues. The two training modules may be used separately or together and can be accessed at the following web link. Although developed for medical professionals, the training modules can also inform park and recreation exercise specialists on how to effectively recruit Rx Play Program participants.
 
Motivational Interviewing Technique Training for Rx Play 
 
The website requires first and last name, email address, and whether or not the user is a Kaiser Permanente employee. This information will be used only for demonstration of the training module’s benefit to the community, and for infrequent announcement of future publicly available related learning modules. Once the user logs into the Pediatric Overweight module, they are given the option to either begin the module, or explore the Brief Negotiation Roadmap.
 
  1. Pediatric Overweight (4 hour course with interactive components)
    Learn ways to build your confidence and effectiveness when talking about weight management. Using this online interactive program, you can learn and practice the Brief Negotiation (BN) method with realistic simulated patient encounters. The BN method focuses on building skills to enhance your clinical style, assess readiness to change, amplify patient’s motivation, and work effectively with challenging patients. This program applies BN principles by having the user engage in a dynamic, interactive conversation with the patient. As the user chooses from 3 response choices, they receive feedback from the “motivation meter” and the coaching corner.

  2. Brief Negotiation (BN) Roadmap (1 hour course)
    This module includes a brief overview of BN principles.
 

Rx Play Partner Map and Listing
Current Rx Play partners include 23 park and recreation facilities and 22 medical offices across the Portland, Oregon metro area. Below is a downloadable map showing all current Rx Play medical and park and recreation partner facilities and a listing of these partners.
 
Rx Play Partner Map 
 
Current Park and Recreation Partners Include:
Portland Parks and Recreation
East Portland Community Center (with indoor pool)
740 SE 106th 
Portland, OR 97216 
  
Fulton Community CenterPeninsula Park Community Center
68 SW Miles700 N Rosa Parks Way
Portland, OR 97219Portland, OR 97217
  
Hillside Community CenterSellwood Community Center
653 NW Culpetter Terrace1436 SE Spokane
Portland, OR 97210Portland, OR 97202
  
Matt Dishman Community CenterSouthwest Community Center
77 NE Knott6820 SW 45th
Portland, OR 97212Portland, OR 97204
  
Montavilla Community CenterSt. Johns Community Center
8219 NE Glisan8427 N Central
Portland, OR 97255Portland, OR 97203
  
Mt. Scott Community CenterUniversity Park Community Center
5530 SE 72nd9009 N Foss
Portland, OR 97206Portland, OR 97203
  
Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District
Athletic CenterGarden Home Recreation Center
15707 SW Walker Rd7475 SW Oleson Rd
Beaverton, OR 97006Portland, OR 97223
  
Aquatic CenterHarman Swim Center
15707 SW Walker Rd7300 SW Scholls Ferry Rd 
Beaverton, OR 97006Beaverton, OR 97008
  
Aloha Swim CenterSunset Swim Center
18650 SW Kinnaman Rd 13707 NW Science Park Drive
Aloha, OR 97007Portland, OR 97229
  
Beaverton Swim CenterTennis Center
12850 SW Third 5707 SW Walker Rd
Beaverton, OR 97005Beaverton, OR 97006
  
Cedar Hills Recreation CenterRaleigh Swim Center
11640 SW Parkway3500 SW 78th
Portland, OR 97225 Portland, OR 97225
  
Conestoga Recreation & Aquatic CenterSomerset Swim Center
9985 SW 125th 18300 NW Parkview Blvd
Beaverton, OR 97008Portland, OR 97229
  
Current Medical Partners Include:
Kaiser Permanente
SunsetMt Scott
19400 NW Evergreen Parkway9800 SE Sunnyside Road
Hillsboro, OR 97124Clackamas, OR 97015
  
BeavertonDivision
4855 SW Western Ave7705 SE Division St
Beaverton, OR 97005Portland, OR 97206
  
MurrayhillEast Interstate
11200 Murray Scholls Place, Suite 1003550 North Interstate Ave
Beaverton, OR 97007Portland, OR 97227
  
TualatinRockwood
19185 SW 90th Ave19500 SE Stark St,
Tualatin, OR 97062Portland, OR 97233
  
Oregon Health and Science University 
OHSU Family Medicine and Sports Medicine at Richmond ClinicOHSU Family Medicine and Sports Medicine at Gabriel Park Clinic
3930 SE Division4411 SW Vermont
Portland, OR 97202Portland, OR 97219
  
Doernbecher WestsideDoernbecher Children's Clinic at OHSU
15220 NW Laidlaw Rd #100700 SW Campus Drive
Portland, OR 97229-7717Portland, OR 97239
  
OHSU Center for Health and Healing 
3303 SW Bond Ave 
Portland, OR 97239 
  
Legacy Health System
Children's Diabetes & Endocrine CenterLegacy Emanuel Children's Clinic
501 N Graham St, Suite 3752800 N Vancouver #165
Portland, OR  97227 Portland, OR 97227
  
School-Based Health Centers (Multnomah County Health Department)
David DouglasHarrison Park
1034 SE 130th Ave2225 SE 87th Ave
Portland, OR 97233Portland, OR 97216
  
ParkroseGeorge
12003 NE Shaver Street10000 N Burr Ave
Portland, OR 97220Portland, OR 97203
  
Cesar ChavezLane
5103 N Willis Boulevard7200 SE 60th Ave
Portland, OR 97203Portland, OR 97206
  
Independent 
Children's Community Clinic 
27 NE Killingsworth Street 
Portland, OR 97211