Health Care Fraud Grabs Headlines; Psychologists More Often Troubled by Poor Documentation

November 6, 2016

A national health care fraud takedown in the second half of 2016 resulted in criminal and civil charges against the most providers... Read more...

New ACA Rule: Burden or Irrelevant for Psychologists?

November 6, 2016

Federal antidiscrimination rules promulgated by the Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights that require many providers of... Read more...

CMS Proposes Payment Model for Integrated Care

October 17, 2016

A growing body of evidence suggests coordination and collaboration between primary care and behavioral health providers improves patient... Read more...

Medicare Payments to Focus on Value not Volume

July 26, 2016

Psychologists will have a two-year reprieve from reporting quality measures for Medicare patients beginning January 2017, according... Read more...

Telemedicine Conference Well-Attended

July 26, 2016

Minneapolis – More than 5,000 health care providers, researchers, consultants, investors, information technology (IT) developers... Read more...

CMS Wrongfully Denying Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Incentives

May 5, 2016

Due to the dogged determination and careful attention to detail of Amy Rosett, PhD, a solo practitioner from Encino, California, the... Read more...

Reimbursement Diagnoses May Be Co-Morbid: Ethical Concerns with Different Diagnoses

May 5, 2016

I work in a sleep medicine clinic. Since the implementation of ICD-10-CM, I have had more cases where the diagnosis (for example: insomnia)... Read more...

Affordable Care Act (ACA) constantly changing & revised

March 9, 2016

Psychologists can be forgiven if they’ve lost track of changes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA): At its sixth anniversary, the statute... Read more...

ACA Eroding Employee Insurance, Increasing Demands on Providers

November 11, 2015

Choppy waters await independent psychologists accepting third-party reimbursement, as businesses and insurers react to features of... Read more...

Increased Patient Access Falling Short

July 30, 2015

In February 2013, the Department of Health and Human Services announced that because of the Affordable Care Act and full implementation... Read more...

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