TPE audits target high volume providers

July 21, 2019

A wave of Medicare audits has triggered anxiety among many psychologists and often costs them time and money as they spend hours tediously... Read more...

ACA survives cut in penalties but courts will have final say

July 20, 2019

It may be hard for psychologists to believe, but there was a time when the topic of healthcare wasn’t politically charged. So claims... Read more...

Psychologists face denials, delays in testing payments

May 31, 2019

At the beginning of 2019 psychologists who test children or adults were required to learn a complex coding and billing system after... Read more...

ACA less friendly to psychologists than expected

May 31, 2019

With the Affordable Care Act’s implementation in 2014, many mental health providers rejoiced. Improved parity protections and mental... Read more...

Using testing codes requires great care

May 31, 2019

I have discovered a significant problem with the new Medicare testing codes described by Paula Hartman-Stein, Ph.D., in the January/February... Read more...

ACA hasn’t reduced health care costs

November 18, 2018

“The only way we’re going to stop our country from being a latter day Roman Empire – and falling under its own weight,” MIT... Read more...

Hacking creates market for cyber insurance

July 25, 2018

With massive data breaches a common occurrence in modern-day society, psychologists need to consider protecting themselves from cyber... Read more...

Health care reform update: States ponder possible changes to ACA

July 24, 2018

It was mere hours after taking the oath of office that President Trump began taking aim at the Affordable Care Act (ACA). “Pending... Read more...

What is Obamacare anyway?

May 31, 2018

In reviewing “the state of Obamacare in 2018,” Vox policy reporter Dylan Scott wondered, “What even is Obamacare anyway?” “It’s... Read more...

MedPAC’s latest lead balloon

May 30, 2018

At its Jan. 11 meeting, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) voted 14-2 to replace the Merit-based Incentive Payment System... Read more...

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