Our registered dietitians and nutritionists work alongside your patients, members or employees to understand their current diet and the changes necessary to achieve their goals.
Plan for Better Results
Nutritional counseling considers the cause of health concerns, rather than just looking at the symptoms. Research supports that improving diet through personalized treatment can provide the same, if not better, benefits than medical therapy.
Overweight adults who follow a medical nutrition therapy program are twice as likely to achieve a significant weight reduction compared to normal weight adults1
Meal planning is associated with a healthier diet and less obesity2
Keeping a food diary can double a person's weight loss3
1The Incremental Value of Medical Nutrition Therapy in Weight Management, Managed Care, January 2013
2Meal planning is associated with food variety, diet quality and body weight status in a large sample of French adults, Int J of Beh Nut and Phys Activity, February 2017
3Keeping A Food Diary Doubles Diet Weight Loss, Study Suggests, Kaiser Permanente, July 2008
Diet is the number one factor impacting heath status, even over tobacco-related risks.
The State of US Health, Journal of the American Medical Association, 2013
Build Healthier Habits – See Results
American Well’s nutrition counseling program, in partnership with the Online Care Group, provides patients with personalized nutrition advice and diet plans based on their unique goals – all from the comfort and privacy of their homes. Nutrition counselors answer questions and address concerns about weight loss, digestive disorders, sports nutrition, food allergies, specialty diet plans, high blood pressure/cholesterol and more.
90% Patient Satisfaction
Patients indicate they were "very" or "extremely satisfied" with Amwell nutritionists
4.7 Average Rating
Overall patient rating of Amwell dietitians
*Based on metrics from consumer surveys conducted in August 2018
Nutrition Counseling Solutions
Health systems, health plans and employers using American Well technology can offer their patients, members and employees access to nutrition counseling provided by registered dietitians certified in telehealth. Our dietitians are up-to-date on best practices, receiving quality oversight and guidelines based on current medical nutrition therapy standards.
Coverage in 49 states
Appointments 7 days/week, including evenings
30-minute visits scheduled by the patient, with the provider of their choice
Follow-up appointments available as necessary
Structured, personalized meal plans sent directly to the patient after their visit