Many factors should be considered when setting fees, including fixed expenses, variable costs, the number of services hours and the local market. Read More
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics offers members resources to effectively manage the 'front and back office" demands of the work. This section provides information, resources and tools that can help ensure compliance with laws and regulations as well as encourage good business practice. Read on for more specific information about HIPAA and Medicare.
When contemplating entering into an arrangement with a doctor, a registered dietitian nutritionist should know about the laws and coding issues involved. Read More
Registered dietitian nutritionists who are participating in the Medicare program as providers for MNT for diabetes and non dialysis kidney disease should understand and use appropriate forms. Read More
Registered dietitian nutritionists must review how they provide services to individuals in order to comply with Medicare regulations, and needs to be considered before they particate. Read More
These sample financial and patient policies are provided as examples for RDNs to use in their practice. Read More
The Academy has collaborated with Nutrition Dimension, a division of Gannett Healthcare Group, to contribute content and resources from the Academy for a new CE course aimed at tackling the obesity crisis. Read More