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WHAT IS A REGISTERED DIETITIAN?

​Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDNs) are food and nutrition experts who have met the following criteria to earn the RDN credential:

  • Completed a minimum of a bachelor’s degree at a US regionally accredited university or college and course work accredited or approved by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

  • Completed an ACEND-accredited supervised practice program at a health-care facility, community agency, or a foodservice corporation or combined with undergraduate or graduate studies. 

  • Passed a national examination administered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).

  • Completed continuing professional educational requirements to maintain registration.

WHAT CAN I EXPECT FROM NUTRITION BY MAKY?

When you're ready to start making a change in your life, Nutrition By Maky will conduct a virtual nutrition counseling session with you (typically lasts about 60 minutes). A minimum of three follow up sessions (30 minutes each) with a Registered Dietitian has been shown to be effective in terms of lasting changes. Nutrition By Maky offers a variety of packages to support your individual needs, as well as meal preparation advice, nutrition education sessions, and guided grocery store tours (exceptions apply).

HOW DO I SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT?

All bookings will be made via Healthie, a HIPAA-protected, secure, tele-health platform. Once you have committed to a healthier lifestyle, Nutrition By Maky will offer a 15 minute initial consultation to determine which package is best suited for your needs. You will then sign up for an account on Healthie where you can do things like log digital food records, schedule virtual nutrition counseling sessions, get real time advice and support, receive documents and so much more to achieve your goals. 

WILL MY HEALTH INSURANCE COVER REGISTERED DIETITIAN SERVICES?

Currently, Nutrition By Maky does not accept insurance.

WHAT FORMS OF PAYMENT DOES NUTRITION BY MAKY TAKE?

Nutrition By Maky accepts debit or credit cards. Costs must be paid in full prior to or at time of service.

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