Reimbursement Issues

Reimbursement Toolkit

A.S.P.E.N. has developed an E/M Coding Course in order to help members document for better nutrition support services reimbursement. Resources included in this course include a 72-minute tutorial titled Rational Physician Coding for Nutrition Support E/M Services as well as several templates and coding guides for use in your practice or at your institution. The tutorial has to yet been approved for continuing education credits. A post-test is available to test your knowledge after completing the 72-minute tutorial.

Access the E/M Course (access is restricted to A.S.P.E.N. Members)

JPEN and NCP papers on Reimbursement

Other References

  • Hodorowicz, MA. Medical Nutrition Therapy Reimbursement Update: 2006. Topics in Clinical Nutrition: 2007; January/March 22(1):45-69.
  • Washington State Department of Social and Health Services Health and Recovery Services Administration. Medical Nutrition Therapy Billing Instructions 2009.