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What Is Outsourced Billing and Do You Need It?

Many behavioral health practices use their staff to manage in-house billing services for their clients. This may work in the short term, but adding this extra responsibility to overworked staff can give rise to unnecessary complications, errors, and delays. These additional issues add up to financial strain on the behavioral healthcare-based business. The true goal…

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How Is Mental Health Billing Different Than Medical Billing?

Mental health billing can be frustrating to navigate when compared to other medical billing. From the preauthorizations, unique range of services offered, and accounting needed, it may seem like you’re at more of a disadvantage than practitioners in other fields. If your business seems to face extra difficulty getting claims honored, know that this is…

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Working With Insurance Providers for Rehab and Mental Health Treatment

If you are a mental or behavioral health professional today and you’re having issues getting reimbursement for your claims or experiencing an increase in denied claims, you’re not alone. The country is in the midst of a mental health and substance use epidemic parallel to the Covid pandemic. Many people are having to jump through…

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How to Improve the Financial Health of Your Company

If you run a healthcare practice, remaining financially viable should be a top priority. An economically sound practice will allow you to provide your patients with the best possible care and treatment and invest in future growth. A significant contribution to the financial health of practices today is implementing revenue cycle management (RCM). Revenue cycle…

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Qualities of a Good Substance Abuse Billing Company

Healthcare is a constantly changing industry, especially when it comes to billing practices, and the world of substance abuse treatment can be even more of a wild card. With nearly constant new regulations and complicated insurance procedures, it’s easy to feel like you’re in over your head. You need to plan ahead to ensure your…

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Should You Use Insurance Claims Management Software?

Time is one of the most valuable resources that any medical facility or practice has to offer. It can also be one of the most challenging aspects of your organization to manage. You need time to focus on providing exemplary care to your patients, yet you must also balance your organization’s business needs, especially your…

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Preparing Your Healthcare Practice for a Billing Audit

When a billing department has been experiencing a higher rate of insurance denials, aging claims, and delinquent payments, you can be certain that it’s time to look for new solutions for your billing department. However, when things seem to be operating smoothly and efficiently across the board, it’s difficult to notice potential issues that can…

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Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management Solutions for You

For many, it feels as if healthcare revenue cycle management becomes more complicated every year. With new medical codes, regulations, and guidelines released every year, it can be challenging to catch up and stay ahead of the curve. Healthcare facilities are established to care for patients and improve the lives of the individuals in their…

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Ways to Improve Healthcare Claims Management

The healthcare claims management process can be a long and arduous one. An insurance claim often passes through many hands between the appointment itself and the final payment, and that can leave room for many errors. Improperly handled, this process will add more stress and strain to your staff’s workday, which can detract valuable time…