Effective Appeals

  • Posted by Austin Swim
  • On September 25, 2017
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  • Appeals Final, behavioral health billing, behavioral health billing services
Patients seeking treatment for mental health diagnoses often struggle to utilize their insurance coverage for their treatment. Although mental health coverage has grown over recent years, it can seem impossible to receive coverage for mental health claims even on the best policies. According to a survey reported by JAMA Psychiatry in 2013, 29% of mental […]
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Joint Commission Workshop For Behavioral Healthcare Providers

  • Posted by Jason
  • On July 21, 2017
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  • conferences, elevated billing solutions, substance abuse treatment
Behavioral Healthcare Providers from all over the nation attended the first ever Joint Commission Workshop held in Salt Lake City, UT for mental health and substance abuse programs. Elevated Billing Solutions sponsored this workshop in an effort to help facilities navigate the accreditation process offered by the Joint Commission (JCAHO). Megan Marx, Associate Director at […]
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Insurance Auditing

  • Posted by Jason
  • On June 7, 2017
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  • behavioral health billing, behavioral health billing services, elevated billing solutions, insurance billing
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My Journey

  • Posted by Jason
  • On June 6, 2017
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  • Addiction Recovery, behavioral health, elevated billing solutions
I am a mother, a daughter, a sister, a friend, a wife, and a successful woman. I am also a recovering drug addict. This is my story. Four years ago, my family told me to get some help, because they were done helping me. I had lost my child, my freedom, my home, and my […]
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Elevated Billing Solutions and 10,000 Beds

  • Posted by Jason
  • On May 25, 2017
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  • behavioral health, behavioral health billing, elevated billing solutions, substance abuse treatment
While mental health and substance abuse is slowly becoming a topic that is more openly discussed, there are still many individuals suffering from mental illness or addiction who aren’t getting the treatment they need. In fact, less than half of people with a mental disorder ever get the necessary professional treatment. Not only that, but […]
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Opinion: Study Shows Social Media Connected to Substance Abuse

  • Posted by Austin Swim
  • On September 19, 2014
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A 2011 study  from the Columbia University’s National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse showed  a correlation between teenagers who abuse drugs and alcohol, and those that use social media channels regularly (CASA,2011). According to the research the problem doesn’t reside with being a social media user, but more concerned with what the other teenagers […]
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Avoiding Substance Abuse Billing Mistakes | Patient Focus

  • Posted by Austin Swim
  • On July 23, 2014
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  • substance abuse billing
The patient’s well-being should be the goal of a dedicated substance abuse billing staff. An important part of providing the best substance abuse billing for the patient is to remember the patient is actually the focus, not the process. All too often, the process is mechanized and the human element is lost. Not all issues […]
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