Academy Advocates for Improved Access to Nutrition Care Services for Medicare Advantage Participants

08/31/2022 - In comments submitted this week, the Academy highlighted the importance of ensuring Medicare Advantage credentialling policies are in alignment with the Social Security Act in order to allow for an adequate RDN provider network.

Additionally, the Academy urged CMS collect more detailed information relating to nutrition services provided by MA Plans beyond the MNT Part B benefit. The Academy also stressed the importance of access to RDN for beneficiaries dealing with food insecurity.

Read the Academy's comments.