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Nutrition Therapy Services (Medical) Detailed
Coverage: Conditions that must be met before Medicare will provide coverage, and limits to coverage.
Medicare covers medical nutrition therapy services and certain related services. These services can be given by a registered dietician or Medicare-approved nutrition professional and include nutritional assessment and counseling. You must meet at least one of these conditions:
- Have diabetes
- Have kidney disease
- Have had a kidney transplant in the last 36 months
- Doctor or other health care provider refers them for the service
CoPayment: The amount you need to pay.
You pay nothing for these services if the doctor or other health care professional accepts assignment.
Medicare Part: The part of Medicare that pays for this service or supply.
Organization Name: The organization name that this coverage topic is associated with.
Important Notes: Details regarding important notes about the coverage.