behavioral health billing services Tag

25 Sep Effective Appeals

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...

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07 Jun Insurance Auditing

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The behavioral health treatment industry has seen a rise in health insurance audits and scrutiny of medical necessity of patient services and the integrity of providers and their organizations. Likewise the industry has realized a rise in fraudulent insurance claims and clinical documentation indicating services...

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18 Jan Humana IOP H-code

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Humana IOP H-code In May of 2016, Humana informed that they would no longer accept the Chemical Dependency HCPCS code H0015 for IOP claims because it was considered a “Medicare” code.  It had been explained that this policy became effective in January of 2016 and from...

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12 Dec Toxicology in the Behavioral Health Industry…

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] What is happening with Toxicology in the Behavioral Health Industry? Toxicology in the behavioral health industry is under harsh scrutiny largely influenced by many unethical testing practices, some laboratory companies exploiting the industry for financial gains, fraudulent testing practices, testing without clinical or medicinal rationale, insufficient...

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Elevated billing solutions effects of marijuana use

22 Mar The Effects of Marijuana Addiction

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Nowadays, there seems to be a trend of people who think that the effects of marijuana are relatively harmless. While it is true that marijuana is a far less dangerous substance than many other illicit street substances, this is inherently misleading. Marijuana is still a drug that is highly abused around the country, and it has the capacity to negatively impact the mental and physical capacity of the people who use it. While there needs to be a big conversation about how we continue to look at marijuana addiction and the intense, and counterproductive, criminalization that has happened over the past few decades, it's important not to become ignorant about how the impact that marijuana has on our bodies. Here are some effects of marijuana abuse...
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