If you’re a psychiatrist and looking for to spend less on paperwork and more time with patients, let our experts handle your Psychiatric billing services.
Distinct psychiatric codes represent many comparable services. For instance, you must use a distinct CPT code to specify whether a medical professional or any other provider conducted an evaluation. As a result, it is challenging for novice coders to correctly complete claim forms since they cannot recall all those specifics.
Supplemental codes are widespread; they are often necessary but can never be used independently of a core code. Professionals in psychiatric medical billing must be familiar with these codes to verify their presence and avoid a claim denial.
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) mandates that all plans sold through the Health Insurance Marketplace cover mental health and substance use disorder services. Still, it does not specify what must be covered, so coverages vary significantly between plans, and the same carrier may have different policies in different states.
Part A for hospital insurance, Part B for medical insurance, and Part D for prescription drug coverage apply to Medicare’s coverage of mental health treatment. Offering behavioral health billing services is complex and needs specific training and experience since individuals may be enrolled in multiple alternatives for each and have supplemental insurance. Your claims will be filed accurately since professional billing services know these nuances.
Our billers and coders have extensive training and expertise in psychiatric billing, so they know strictly what to look for and how to resolve any claims concerns as quickly as possible. Our tiny share of collected funds is more than offset by the money we save you by avoiding wasted employee time spent appealing claims and effectively receiving payment on refused and rejected claims.
DSO Med Plus is here to provide you with any mental health billing services you may require. All facets of RCM are included in our mental health provider billing services. We continually update our proprietary software with the latest codes so that you may spend less time worrying about billing and more time caring for patients. Contact us right now to discuss how we can improve your revenue management.