Did you know many insurance companies will cover most or all of your nutrition counseling sessions? These sessions are based on nutrition related medical diagnoses like overweight/obesity, high blood pressure, hypercholesterolemia, type II diabetes, end stage renal failure, and congestive heart failure. Let us check your plan to see if your plan will cover your sessions. Have your doctor fax us this referral form.
We are providers with the following insurances:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield
- Bright Health
Currently Medicare only covers medical nutrition counseling for Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease
We must have a physician’s referral for all Medicare patients — signed by your Primary Care Physician (PCP).
Depending on your policy your BCBS plan may have 3 – 12 visits per year. Common diagnoses covered include overweight BMI, obese BMI, hypertension, diabetes, hypercholesterolemia, congestive heart failure, renal failure.
Depending on your policy your Cigna plan may have 3 visits per year covered under your preventative or 6 visits per year if you have diabetes.
Depending on your policy your Aetna plan may have 10 visits per year. Common diagnoses covered include overweight BMI, obese BMI, hypertension, diabetes, hypercholesterolemia, congestive heart failure, renal failure. Visits are limited to a 1 hour session.
Just give us a call and we can check what your benefits are!