In Chronic Disease, Patience with Patients Needed
Are you frustrated by chronic disease patients who won’t change their behavior? Maybe being more patient will help, according to Victor Montori, MD, professor of medicine at the Mayo Read more
Motivational Interviewing Application In Working With Patients And Families
This course defines motivational interviewing (MI); identifies the five primary concerns of motivational interviewing; and demonstrates how motivational interviewing can be used to help Read more
Reimbursement Newsletter Archive from the Academy
As a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, you can access the archives for MNT Provider. Well worth the reading when you are trying to figure out how to get paid! MNT Read more
Find Out What Medicare Will Pay For Your Services
Medicare pays dietitians 85% of what they would pay a physician offering the same service.  Here’s where you can look up what they pay in your state. Physician Fee Schedule Look-Up Read more
Insurance Billing for Nutrition Counseling–It Starts With Learning a Form
Many private practice dietitians find insurance billing to be an absolutely necessary evil if they are going to make a private practice viable.  The issue is that many or most clients  Read more
Cultural Diversity in Diabetes- Webinars from JJDI
Upgrade your cultural competencies with these free webinars sponsored by Johnson and Johnson Diabetes Institute. Here are some topics: Diabetes and Ramadan fasting; a challenge or an opportunity Diabetes Management and Considerations for the Indian Culture Serving the Underserved: Understanding the Lower Socioeconomic Population Culturally Relevant Diabetes Management in Latinos Share RD.NutriScape.NET on social media... Read more Read more
Behavioral Change in Diabetes-Webinars from JJDI
We all know that “knowing” and “doing” are separate things.  Johnson and Johnson Diabetes Institute have published some webinars to help us refine our skills in supporting behavior change.  Here are some topics in this series: Barriers to Mealtime Insulin Dosing Engaging the Disengaged: Behavior Change in Diabetes The Art and Science of Patient Engagement... Read more Read more
Transitioning From Hospital to Home with Type 2
Johnson and Johnson Diabetes Institute has published an excellent training module on transitioning Type 2 patients from hospital to home.  Topics Include: Discharge planning Challenges to a successful transition of care from hospital to home Strategies that can be used to support behavior change and long-term self-management in the outpatient setting Risk factors for hospital... Read more Read more
NutriScape Wants Your Best Resource Links
As fantastic as Google is, it can’t filter out the fluff that we, as dietitians were not looking for. NutriScape has undertaken the massive task of linking one central site to all of the most useful nutrition related resources the internet has to offer.   RD.NutriScape.net seeks to provide the professional content you are looking for.... Read more Read more