Your Nutrition Benefits

Manatee YourChoice Health Plan Members receive up to 20 visits with a Network Registered Dietitian each calendar year. The plan benefit is identical for all four health plan levels
  • NO CO-PAY FOR FIRST 5 VISITS.
  • NO referral from physician needed.
  • NO Authorization/Precertification required.
  • YourChoice Health Plan pays up to 20 visits/calendar year. ($25 co-pay applies after first 5 visits)
What is a Registered Dietitian (RD)?

A registered dietitian is an expert in the area of food and nutrition. In order to become an RD, a Bachelor of Science degree must be obtained in the area of dietetics, nutrition, food science or the like, and s/he must complete an extensive supervised program of practice and pass a registration exam.

Why would I want to see an RD?
  • To receive personalized nutrition advice and guidance
  • To have a trained nutrition expert help me reach my wellness goals
  • To help me manage diseases and conditions
  • To help with food allergies, sensitivities and intolerances
  • To provide menu planning and recipe substitution tips
A Registered Dietitian can help with all types of Nutrition Needs:
  • Cholesterol
  • Triglycerides
  • Gout
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Anemia
  • Weight Gain/Weight Loss
  • Celiac Disease
  • Pre-Diabetes
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
Call or email a Network RD directly to make an appointment! Need help choosing the best RD for you? Contact Christina Edenfield for assistance.

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