EHR and practice management for mental / behavioral health

How to Avoid Penalties

by Leigh-Ann Renz, 5.13.13 Changes to codes, amendments to laws, updates to deadlines: what’s mandatory?  What’s not?  How does it all apply to you as a mental and behavioral health care provider!?  How do you get started and stay on top of everything?  Let us help (click here to access this information...

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The HIPAA Omnibus Has Teeth

by Leigh-Ann Renz, 3.28.13 There’s been a lot of talk about the new Omnibus rule: a 563 page amendment to HIPAA released in January that went into effect on March 26, 2013.  Covered entities (CEs) and business associates must comply with its regulations by September 23, 2013, which means that...

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Behavioral Health Practice Management Software Scholarship

by Leigh-Ann Renz 3.26.13 (updated 10.26.15) PIMSY mental health EHR is honored to support organizations that are making a positive difference – by providing complimentary software licenses to these agencies. The first recipient of the PIMSY Share Program is the Kids Advocacy Resource Effort,...

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Mental Health EMR Downloadable Whitepapers

by Leigh-Ann Renz, 3.12.13 You may have noticed a surge of mental health EMR resource and whitepapers from us lately: we’ve been on a roll the past month and have enjoyed putting together some new documents, as well as, borrowing favorites from partners like MTG.  Most are PIMSY-specific, a few are...

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Have you outgrown your legacy system!?

What’s a legacy system? A legacy system is your “old” methodology: for example, the first EHR you started with five years ago that your organization has now outgrown. It doesn’t have to be software: a legacy system can be an old protocol, tool, or way of doing business. The legacy system may...

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Check Out Our New Flyer!

With a little help from our friends at MTG, we were inspired to revamp our PIMSY EMR sales brochure.  This will be the first of several variations in the works, but meanwhile, click here to view and print the updated brochure. As always, we’d love to show you how PIMSY can enhance your practice,...

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A New Perspective on Gun Violence

by Leigh-Ann Renz, 2.18.13 Gun Violence and Mental Health After writing a blog post about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings, I found myself asking family and friends their perspectives on gun laws, societal violence and what seems to be an increase in these types of incidents. The responses...

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Another Way to Give Back

Sliding Scale Therapy & Mental Health Rates There’s a mental health trend developing in California: some of the best therapists in the greater Los Angeles area are offering sliding scale rates. Reza Nabavi, Ph.D., created www.SlidingScaleTherapy.com in response to an increased demand for...

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What is PII (covered by HIPAA) and what is not?

One of the most important determining factors in HIPAA compliance is the nature of the information being transmitted: if it’s not sensitive PII (personally identifiable information), it can be securely transmitted electronically. What is PII and what’s not? What’s sensitive PII and what’s not? (Click...

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Kudos from Clients

Seth H.

“PIMSY more than pays for itself by streamlining my office, improving efficiency and reducing billing times. I would recommend PIMSY to anyone looking for a good EMR company that will help you implement its program and help you with any questions you have along the way.”

~ Seth H., Business Owner