RDNs in the New Primary Care: A Toolkit for Successful Integration

Updated Toolkit Now Available!  RDNs in the New Primary Care: A Toolkit for Successful Integration This “how to” guide is intended to help RDNs carve out a niche or enlarge the role of the RDN in team-based care in new models of health care delivery within the primary care setting, such as Patient Centered Medical Homes. The toolkit has new information and practical tips to help RDNs be successful in new models of health care delivery that emphasize team-based care.  Learn how to leverage the RDN educational background, specialized training, and broader competencies to expand the role of the RDN in Patient Medical Homes and Accountable Care Organizations.  Gain a better understanding of Alternative Payment Models that have the potential to expand patient access, as well as payment for services provided by RDNs.  Explore roles in quality measurement, population management, and how the RDN can add value, improve health outcomes, and decrease health care costs.

Members can download the toolkit for free at http://www.eatrightstore.org/product/65BAFEC1-40CE-4D2B-91E3-84A03CE2C803