- Call the BENEFITS member hotline on the back of your insurance card to verify your individual policy benefit for nutrition visits with a Registered Dietitian.
- You can either elect to see an outpatient dietitian at a community hospital or go to the Connecticut Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic’s website: www.eatrightct.org and click “find a dietitian” to find a private practice dietitian in your area.
Interested in improving your health? Or have a nutrition concern? See the Nutrition Expert: The RD!
December 4, 2012 by CT Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
With New Year’s quickly approaching, and resolutions being made, NOW is the best time to take action on your 2013 health and wellness goals.
You may be surprised to know that your insurance will cover you to see a RD! Seeing an RD can improve the health of individuals and families- adults and children alike! RD visits can focus on wellness nutrition and weight management- in addition to helping you understand specialized diets physicians prescribe for your medical conditions (if needed). RDs give an individualized approach to nutrition-designed especially for you!
If you want to see a RD and are unsure if your insurance covers the fee, please follow the below steps: