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Nutrition Care Manual
Nutrition Care ManualSubscribe

The Academy's Nutrition Care Manual is a comprehensive online resource that covers all aspects of nutrition management. NCM’s user-friendly resources include:

  • Disease-specific nutrition assessment, diagnosis, intervention, monitoring and evaluation recommendations.
  • Printable client handouts in English and Spanish.
  • Formulary database.
Evidence Analysis Library

What you will find inside the Academy's Evidence Analysis Library:

Use Academy Evidence-Based Guidelines to apply cutting-edge, synthesized research to practice!

Resources for Administrators and Payers

Which Nutrition Services Are Covered?

Medicare coverage of Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) services is permitted when furnished by a registered dietitian or nutrition professional meeting certain requirements.

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Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT)

MNT is an essential component of comprehensive health care that can improve health and quality of life for individuals with a variety of conditions and illnesses.

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Diabetes Self-Management Training (DSMT)

Diabetes Self-Management Training (DSMT), a complementary service to MNT, provides overall guidance to people with diabetes by increasing knowledge about the disease and promoting self-management behaviors.

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Resources For Billing

Diagnosis codes describing an individual's medical condition are required on claims submitted by health care professionals to third party payers.

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