Art Therapy Ideas for Substance Abuse Recovery and Behavioral Health

Art therapy for substance abuse recovery and behavioral health journeys. 

Art therapy is an effective therapeutic tool that can help substance abuse patients explore their feelings in a non-confrontational way. Substance abuse disorders will often be rooted in deep emotional pain from childhood trauma, depression, grief, or other difficult situations. Learning to process these overwhelming emotions is one of the most important steps towards long-term […]

The Healthcare Revenue Cycle Explained for Mental and Behavioral Health Organizations

Revenue Cycle Management (or RCM) is no small undertaking. The process of creating and submitting claims to insurance companies is complicated, let alone the fact that a good portion of insurance claims are denied requiring more detail or better data for payment. After all, even if you’re seeing a great number of patients, your clinic may […]

The 2021 Support Act Amendment: What Prescribing Providers Need to Know

Staying up to date on prescribing regulations and keeping compliant can be an arduous task, especially when it comes to all the legislature surrounding electronic prescribing and the DEA. Today, we’re looking at the Support for Patients and Communities Act, also known as the Support Act, which lays out the law of the land for electronic prescribing of controlled substances.   In April of 2018, Congress made […]

8 Common Insurance Billing Mistakes Substance Abuse Agencies Need to Know

Insurance billing and revenue cycle management (RCM) are among the top issues affecting a behavioral health agency’s profitability. Collecting payment for behavioral health treatment can be complicated, influencing the agency’s revenue. Insurance claim denials prevail, making it a challenge for the clinic to collect due payment.  Dealing with claim denials and rejections is time-consuming and often complicated. To prevent problems with insurance companies, it’s imperative to avoid […]

Why Credit Card Processing for Healthcare Providers is Pivotal to Your Cashflow

Convenience is king when considering payment methods for patients. Not only is it a convenient payment option for your clients, it can keep your practice and accounts receivable running smoothly.  As a behavioral healthcare provider, you need to be properly compensated for your services in order to cover expenses and continue treating patients. Worry about the unknowns of collections and prompt payments shouldn’t hold you back from maximizing your […]