EHR and practice management for mental / behavioral health

PIMSY Newsletters

Mental Health Practice Management Archived Newsletters Receive free tips and tools about compliance, HIPAA, ICD-10, coding & billing, mental health events, and much more. Click on the archived links below to access previous newsletters – and click the blue box to subscribe: Let us know what...

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PQRS Guide for Mental Health

by Leigh-Ann Renz 6.6.13 (Access this article as a PDF) The Physicians’ Quality Reporting System (PQRS) was a voluntary program for reporting to CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid).  Starting in 2013, it’s mandatory, and penalties will now be imposed on non-reporting physicians, including psychologists. ...

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PQRS for Mental Health: Penalties + Bonuses

by Leigh-Ann Renz 6.6.13 What is the PQRS?  The Physicians’ Quality Reporting System (PQRS) was established as part of the Tax Relief and Health Care Act of 2006 (TRHCA). It started as a voluntary reporting program that provides a financial incentive for certain health care professionals, including...

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What You Should Know About the EHR Mandate

by Donna Koger, 5.29.13 Can the federal government force practitioners to adopt Electronic Health or Medical records (EHR or EMR) software? The simple truth is NO – it’s not a mandate. A mandate implies you are required to do something or there are some grave consequences.  What is an EHR? According...

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6 Easy Steps to Reduce Denials

by Donna Koger, 5.29.13 Your practice can reduce claims denial by increasing its filing accuracy by following these easy steps: 1)      Slow down (think like a tortoise: slow and steady wins the race) 2)      Review claims before hitting the submit button 3)      Verify Demographics (this may require...

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PQRS Resource Center

PQRS is the Physicians Quality Reporting System, a “carrot and stick” program that applies to Medicare providers. It was a voluntary system that paid incentives for providers to report on actions taken to address client statuses, but it became mandatory in 2013, carrying a penalty on all...

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PIMSY Compliance Resource Center

Let us do the research for you!!  Check out PIMSY’s Compliance Resource Center for information about laws, regulations and industry changes that affect you as a mental & behavioral health care provider.  HIPAA, ICD-10, PQRS, and CPT code changes –all compiled at your fingertips...

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