Academy Provides AHRQ with Input on Delivery of Telehealth During COVID-19

07/13/2021 - Every day, Academy members provide medical nutrition therapy for patients in clinical settings across the continuum of care, often via telehealth, with the flexibilities necessary throughout the COVID-19 public health emergency. 

In a comment letter sent to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the Academy shared input on the structure of recent Academy surveys examining the use of telehealth during COVID-19 to deliver nutrition care and the responses received from practitioners participating in the surveys. The Academy supports research aimed at understanding the most effective and equitable methods for delivering nutrition care services in via telehealth and in-person to all individuals.

Read the Academy’s comments