Medical Foods

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.



The Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses
Help & Hope for Children with Digestive Disorders
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
JPGN Reports