EHR and practice management for mental / behavioral health

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PIMSY mental health practice management software shares part 8 of HIPAA 2016 series: All About That BAA

2016 HIPAA Audits Part 8: All About That BAA

by Donna Koger, 7.19.16 Business Associate Agreement – Not Just Another Document Did you know there have been $6 million in HIPAA Fines levied so far this year for lack of Business Associate Agreement (BAA) documents? To avoid this type of HIPAA fine, you may need to do some inventory in your...

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Telepsychotherapy for Mental & Behavioral Health

For any clinician providing telepsychotherapy for mental & behavioral health, there are many issues that should be considered. The following are recommendations by the Society for the Advancement of Psychotherapy for remote practice, whether in your home state or over state lines. Informed Consent When...

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PIMSY mental health EHR guest blog: documenting medical necessity for transgendered youth

Documenting Medical Necessity for Treating Transgender Youth

by Beth Rontal, 6.27.16 Solutions for Documenting Medical Necessity + Billing  Billing for transgender youth can be tricky even though it shouldn’t be. I was recently asked how to deal with an insurance company that rejected family therapy for the following case. The Case A 13-year-old transgender...

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Addiction + Suicide Resources

Although this article contains UK stats, it also offers some valuable information and resources for helping someone avoid suicide in the US. While we’re not affiliated with Ocean Recovery and have not vetted their services, it looks to be a solid resource for mental health clinicians, those...

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HIPAA Privacy Statements: Are You Compliant?

by Donna Koger, 6.13.16 Most of you are probably aware that HIPAA requires your health organization provide a Privacy Statement or Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP) to all your patients. However, many of you are probably using an outdated version of this document that doesn’t measure up to the most...

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Telehealth HIPAA Concerns

It’s the first question that pops up whenever discussing telehealth: “Is that compliant?” Conducting therapy sessions remotely clearly presents PHI risks, and your telehealth HIPAA concerns are valid & legitimate.  How Do You Address Telehealth HIPAA Concerns to Ensure Compliance? Telehealth...

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PIMSY EHR for mental health honors Veterans

Memorial Day 2016

by Leigh-Ann Renz, 5.28.16 In recognition of Memorial Day, we at PIMSY EMR would like to honor the Veterans and active service members who serve and protect us all. We also salute enlisted families and military support staff. May you have a safe and happy Memorial Day and make space for reflection...

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Better for Our Veterans

As this sobering infographic demonstrates, we could – and should – be doing better for our Veterans. Have you found creative or innovative ways to support Veterans in your community? Find out more at wha-onling.org.

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