New Opportunity for RDNs to Increase Their Medicare Part B Payments

11/20/2018 - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is adding registered dietitian nutritionists as eligible clinicians to the Medicare Quality Payment Program starting January 1, 2019. As eligible clinicians, RDNs who are Medicare providers can begin reporting specific measures to CMS with the potential of increasing their payments in 2021.

The Academy advocated for the inclusion and payment of RDNs under Medicare Part B.

Read more about the Quality Payment Program.