Medicare Coverage of Medical Nutrition Therapy (S. 3297 and HR 6407)

AAHD and the Lakeshore Foundation have joined nearly 50 organizations, led by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and advocated by the Eating Disorders Coalition, supporting legislation (S. 3297 and HR 6407) by Senators Collins (ME) and Kelly (IL) that would authorize Medicare payment for medical nutrition therapy. Available here are the Congress.Gov bill listings; the list of 50 supporting organizations; an overview of the benefits of medical nutrition therapy; and the legislative text.