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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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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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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…

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Why Is Utilization Review Important in Healthcare?

Utilization review, or the process of reviewing an episode of care, is often necessary to justify charges and payments to an insurance company and can also be valuable in determining the best course of action to care for a patient. Encouraging complete documentation and oversight is paramount to running a successful practice. The system of…

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3 Benefits of Mental Health Consulting Services

As the social stigma surrounding mental healthcare dissipates and people become more comfortable with caring for their mental and emotional well-being, the mental healthcare industry continues to grow. Mental health providers find themselves with more and more clients and less time to manage the other aspects of their business. This is why mental health consulting…