Private Payers

  • Healthier Generation Benefit Program: Overview, Details, and Resources

    The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is one of several organizations participating in the Healthier Generation Benefit — a program that provides children and their families with visits to registered dietitian nutritionists as part of their health insurance — a joint collaboration among medical associations, health insurance organizations and employers that will help prevent, assess and treat childhood obesity.

  • Pediatric Weight Management Care Coordination Resources

    Materials designed by the a team of experts from the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the American Heart Association, to help support primary care providers and registered dietitian nutritionists provide comprehensive and coordinated weight management care for patients and families.

  • Items to Consider when Establishing an RDN/MD Partnership

    When contemplating entering into an arrangement with a doctor, a registered dietitian nutritionist should know about the laws and coding issues involved, including: fee splitting, charging for services, and private insurance contracts.