Coverage of Medical Foods
There is a need for consistent national coverage and reimbursement of foods for special dietary use by children with chronic diseases or conditions requiring special dietary intervention, including children with chronic gastrointestinal diseases, chronic serious liver disease, and chronic allergic syndromes. NASPGHAN is educating federal policymakers about the importance of this issue to the pediatric gastroenterology patient community.
- NASPGHAN Issue Brief - Pediatric Patient Access to Medical Foods
- Letter to Secretary Sebelius
December 22, 2011