October 24, 2021
Emergency Room

What Is the Difference Between an Urgent Care Clinic and An Emergency Room?

Whether it’s a minor or major health issue, both need your attention. Urgent care clinics and emergency rooms are the most common places offering immediate treatment. […]
October 19, 2021
freestanding ER

5 Biggest Advantages of a Freestanding ER Over a Hospital ER

Freestanding emergency rooms are physically separate from a hospital and maybe independent (IFECs) or hospital-owned (OCEDs). A freestanding ER is often confused with a hospital ER. […]
October 14, 2021
Improve Emergency Medicine Self-Pay Revenue and Patient Deductibles

3 Strategies to Improve Emergency Medicine Self-Pay Revenue and Patient Deductibles

Many times in medical emergencies doctors and other hospital staff offer care parking the expenses discussions for later. This often leaves the practices in a challenging […]
October 6, 2021
Freestanding ER

CMS Lifts Freestanding ER Billing Restrictions During Pandemic

The healthcare services went for a toss when the novel coronavirus began to engulf the whole world into its viciousness. The year gone by was un-forgetful […]
October 1, 2021
Mental Health

Offsets and Take-Backs – Mental Health Insurance Laws

Mental health forms a significant part of the overall well-being of an individual. For a long now, mental health services have formed a significant chunk of […]
September 30, 2021
Behavioral Health Center

How Do You Identify The Correct Cost Of Service For Your Behavioral Health Center?

Behavioral health is essential for overall well-being. Behavioral problems impacting health like mental ailments, abusive conditions, stress symptoms, necessitate proper care. Why is it important to […]
September 14, 2021
Go In-Network

Why It’s Time to Go In-Network

In-network health care providers like hospitals and physician care centers have a specific agreement with particular insurance agreeing to offer medical care at a discounted rate, […]
September 8, 2021
Levels Of Care Criteria for Addiction Treatment Centers

5 Levels Of Care Criteria for Addiction Treatment Centers

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) standardizes addiction treatment by establishing five levels in a continuum of care (level 0.5 to 4) for substance abuse […]
August 30, 2021
pre-authorization not authorized

What happens if a session requires pre-authorization but the client does not have one?

Prior authorization or pre-authorization is the process of getting approval from the insurance to determine coverage of services, beforehand. Factors important to get approval include medical […]