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Nutrition Care Manual
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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.
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...from the publication: Eat Right Weekly - May 23

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Academy Accelerates Efforts to Expand MNT Coverage

The Academy held significant meetings in recent days with members of the United States Preventive Services Task Force and officials from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to discuss mechanisms for expanding medical nutrition therapy coverage consistent with recommendations from the USPSTF.

CMS confirmed it believes a lack of statutory authority precludes it from allowing registered dietitians to directly bill for intensive behavioral counseling. Future meetings are scheduled with CMS attorneys and coverage teams to explicate the Affordable Care Act’s provisions for modifying coverage for MNT preventive services.

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