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Registration is now OPEN for the
2018 IAND Annual Meeting!!!


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Benefits of Being an Academy Member

The Academy provides a multitude of products and services designed to help our members develop their skills, advance their careers, and achieve their professional goals. Members can take advantage of the following valued benefit:

  • Career and business resources, including the Find an Expert Listing ($249 in value), the Compensation Benefits Survey ($250 in value), and savings on Eatright Careers job postings ($235 in savings).

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Becky Prostine, MPH RDN/LD, gives her final "thank you" and "goodbye" as the outgoing IAND President.

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Welcome Letter from President Erin Thole Summers

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MEMBER OPPORTUNITIES

IDDSI Survey

International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative (IDDSI)
Do you work with patients that have dysphagia?
If so, please take the Iowa IDDSI Survey:

 Thanks! Paula Watkins, RD, LD, CDE
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Reimbursement Corner
By Susie Roberts, RDN, LD

I am sharing information from a great webinar I viewed, provided by Mary Ann Hodorowicz, RDN, MBA, CDE: Billing and Reimbursement for Diabetes Outpatient Services. Mary Ann is a true expert in the dietitian-related billing and coding arena, and provided great tips on how we can identify and increase opportunities for insurance reimbursement!


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How to Host a Cheese Tasting
Did you know that about one-third of all milk produced in the United States goes to cheese making? Natural cheese is made from four basic ingredients: milk, salt, “good bacteria” and the enzyme rennet. From there, cheesemakers can adjust the basic recipe to make all of the cheeses we know and love. Life is better with cheese.

Here’s a resource to know what to pair your cheese with if you are ever hosting a cheese tasting (or maybe just offering a cheese plate at a summer event or party!)
 
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CALL TO ACTION

Take Your Congress member to Work July 17

The Academy invites RDNs to “Take Your Congress member to Work” in August. Inviting elected officials and their staff to your practice or facility helps them understand the important and valuable role RDNs play in improving the health and wellbeing of the nation.

It is also an opportunity for elected officials to see how federal programs work in their local communities.

The Academy will host a webinar to help you plan the site visit and provide tips and talking points on the Academy’s legislative priorities.

The webinar will be on July 17 at 2 p.m. (Eastern Time).

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DIETITIAN HIGHLIGHTS
July 2018 Featured Member
Nicole Johnson RD, LD
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