Academy Advocates for MNT Telehealth Expansion

03/27/2020 - Now more than ever, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics believes it is vital to ensure everyone has timely, continuous access to safe, effective nutrition services that can improve their health and manage their chronic diseases.

In letters submitted this week to American’s Health Insurance Plans and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, the Academy urged private payers to take several steps to increase access to nutrition services provided via telehealth by registered dietitian nutritionists during the current national emergency. 

Use the following links to read the Academy’s letter to American’s Health Insurance Plans and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association