Frequently Asked Questions
Will my health insurance cover Dietitian services?
Many health insurance plans cover nutrition visits. We currently accept the following health plans:
Medicare (diabetes or kidney disease)
Anthem Blue Cross
Valley Care IPA & Valley Care Select IPA (referral needed)
Seaview IPA (referral needed)
Ventura County Health Care Plan (referral needed)
For all other insurance providers we are considered an out-of-network provider. Many insurance plans provide out-of-network benefits. Please call your insurance plan prior to your visit to verify your benefits for nutrition counseling.
How do I verify insurance benefits for nutrition counseling?
Call the number on the back of your insurance card and ask them the following questions;
Does my plan cover nutrition counseling? CPT codes 97802, 97803
Is nutrition counseling covered under my preventative benefits? ICD-10 Z71.3
Do I have a limit on the number of visits allowed per year?
Are telehealth visit covered?
What forms of payment does 360 Nutrition Consulting take?
We accept cash, check, credit/debit cards, Health Saving Account (HSA), and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) cards.
What if I can not make my scheduled appointment?
Please contact us via phone at (805) 738-5700 to cancel/reschedule an appointment. A 24-hour notice is required to cancel/reschedule an appointment. Clients who fail to give 24-hours notice will be subject to the full session fee.
What do our visit typically look like?
During the majority of our initial consultation we will take the time to review your health history, eating habits, lifestyle and nutrition concerns - a 360 degree look at your life. Together, we will set goals and come up with a plan that is unique to you and your lifestyle.
Depending on your needs and our time, we may provide nutrition education, develop a meal plan, provide supplement or lab recommendation and lastly schedule follow-ups!
What information should I bring to my initial appointment?
Bring your photo identification and insurance card (if using insurance).
Complete your online forms provided through the patient portal (an e-mail will be sent to you with instructions on how to log in after your first appointment is scheduled.)
If possible, bring your most recent lab results and a list of current medications and supplements.