EHR and practice management for mental / behavioral health

ePrescribing Penalties

by Leigh-Ann Renz, 6.6.13 Could you be subject to ePrescribing penalties?! According to the Department of Health & Human Services: “Physicians and other practitioners who qualify as eligible professionals to participate in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Electronic Prescribing...

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There is no need to suffer silently

by Leigh-Ann Renz, 6.5.13 According to ABC News, Oscar-winning actress Catherine Zeta-Jones was recently diagnosed with bipolar II disorder.  In our celebrity-centered culture, knowing that a star has battled a mental illness can be greatly encouraging and provide hope.  Whether or...

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Featured PIMSY Client

Camino Real Recovery Center (CRRC), located in Tucson, Arizona, was established by Jim Soward and Catalina Christophe with a focus on DUI recovery and gambling addiction.  Jim and Catalina are both trained gambling counselors and contracted providers with the Arizona State of Problem Gambling.  They...

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October is DVAM, Part 2

Throughout October, PIMSY’s Facebook cover has highlighted Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  We’ve also been showing our support by sharing facts about intimate partner violence from the NNEDV and providing a resource guide for mental & behavioral health care providers. Although it’s...

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New CPT codes, Part 1

There will be a lot more about this topic coming in the future, but for now, three new CPT codes for 2013 are: 90832 Psychotherapy, 30 minutes with patient and/or family member 90834 Psychotherapy, 45 minutes with patient and/or family member 90837 Psychotherapy, 60 minutes with patient...

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Mental Health EHR Customer Service & Support

EHR Success Hinges on Excellent Customer Service Electronic Health Records (EHR) training, support, and customer service are as important – if not more important than – the system itself. Essentially, it doesn’t matter how amazing of a tool you have; if you don’t know how to use it properly,...

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) started in 1981 as the Day of Unity to connect advocates working to end violence within families.  The day soon turned into a week and evolved into a month-long observation in 1987.  Activities conducted at the local, state and national levels include the common...

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PIMSY Facebook and Twitter

While this blog mostly covers general EMR and Meaningful Use, with a few jaunts into mental health news, PIMSY’s Twitter account and Facebook page cover a broader range of topics, including lots of articles about mental health issues that your clients may face.  To plug in, follow...

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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