Healthcare Transformation Resources

The White Paper
“Registered Dietitian Nutritionists Bring Value to Emerging Health Care Delivery Models,” Journal if the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Dec. 2014 Vol. 114, Issue 12, Pages 2017-2022.

Online Communities
The Nutrition Services Coverage team of the Academy has online communities for members working in the Comprehensive Primary Care Initiatives and related health transformation initiatives, as well as an online reimbursement community.

MNT Provider Monthly Newsletter

House of Delegates Action Plan, PCMH / ACO Workgroup Report and CPC Initiative Toolkit (currently under revision) and related marketing resources

Webinars for RDNs and other healthcare practitioners

More information about demonstration projects

Nutrition Services Delivery and Payment Action Plan approved June 13, 2014


Integrating the Registered Dietitian (RD) into Primary Care: Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative (CPCI) Toolkit (updated version to be published soon)

Meeting the Need for Obesity Treatment: A Toolkit for the RD / PCP Partnership

Tools for marketing to physicians and health care organizations, including MNT effectiveness resources and toolkits for primary care

Medical Nutrition Therapy MNTWorks® Kit


The Dietetics Practice-Based Research Network (DPBRN) is a network of RDNs who are AND members and participate in practice based reearch.

Understanding the Basics of Research (an online toolkit)

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Health Informatics Infrastructure (ANDHII) is an online tool, available free to Academy members. Designed to guide dietetics practitioners through each step of the Nutrition Care Process, ANDHII collects nutrition care impact datafor use in public policy and quality improvement research.

Evidence Analysus Library


Scope of Practice Toolkit