Healthier Generation Benefit Program Details and Resources

The Academy is one of several medical groups, health insurance organizations and employers participating in the Healthier Generation Benefit program that offers health benefits to prevent, assess and treat childhood obesity. The Benefit provides children and their families with visits to registered dietitian nutritionists as part of their health insurance.

Resources for Health Professionals

Academy Positions Regarding Obesity

Disease/Special Conditions

MNT/Health Care

Weight Management

State Resources


North Carolina

New Jersey, Ohio, Tennessee and Texas

The following billing information is for a registered dietitian nutritionist who bills through a primary care provider that sees a high volume of children with insurance through Aetna Inc. and with parents employed by one of the following companies:

  • Lockheed Martin
  • Mars, Inc.
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Owens Corning
  • Paychex

Aetna Billing and Coding Guidelines

More Resources

About the Healthier Generation Benefit

A Program of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation

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