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The Golden Thread: Your Key to Complete Documentation

By TherapyNotes, LLC on November 15, 2017

(...and maybe even a good night's sleep.)

Documentation is one of the most important components of rendering services – if it isn't documented, it didn't happen. Writing mental health progress notes can be both simple and complicated. It's easy to record what happened in a session, but it may be significantly more difficult to do so in a fully compliant way.

New Medicare Cards and MBIs Are Coming in April 2018

By TherapyNotes, LLC on November 8, 2017

In addition to creating the MIPS quality payment program, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) requires the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to remove Social Security numbers from all Medicare cards by April 2019. In place of the Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN) which uses the client's SSN, CMS will issue new Medicare cards that include a new Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI). By avoiding the use of SSN-based identifiers, CMS hopes to fight identity theft of Medicare beneficiaries.

Essentials of Billing: New TherapyNotes Video Tutorials

By TherapyNotes, LLC on November 1, 2017

Although TherapyNotes helps you streamline your billing process, insurance billing can still be complicated. As a supplement to the billing guides on our Help Center, we've introduced bite-sized video tutorials to help guide you through each step of billing in TherapyNotes.

TherapyNotes 4.29: DSM-5 Update and Improved Documents Tab Interface

By TherapyNotes, LLC on October 30, 2017

Your 2018 PQRS Payment Adjustment Letters Are Coming

By TherapyNotes, LLC on October 25, 2017

If you did not meet the PQRS reporting requirements in 2016, your penalty letter could already be in the mail. If you did not meet the requirements for PQRS and Meaningful Use, and you are subject to the Value-based Modifier, you could lose a total of 9% of all Medicare revenue next year.

4 Tips for Using Social Media Responsibly to Market Your Practice

By TherapyNotes, LLC on October 18, 2017

As a behavioral health professional, working with highly personal and sensitive information is an inherent part of your job. So, when it comes to determining how to market your practice, the question inevitably comes up: Is it okay to market your practice on social media?

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