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August 8, 2022

The Difference Between Behavioral Health and Medical Billing

A common misconception about mental and behavioral health is that health insurance covers services the same way other medical services are covered. Unfortunately, this is not the case, and it can cause significant headaches for providers in the mental and behavioral health sphere.  The differences and restrictions related to mental and behavioral health cause some […]

August 4, 2022

Substance Abuse Treatment Center Medical Billing Services

Substance abuse treatment centers are designed to help individuals recover from addiction and substance use disorders—not handle challenging medical billing and coding issues. Every service has a business side of operations that can either help or hurt your organization. Billing varies by industry, and even within medical billing, there are variations in services and protocols. […]

August 4, 2022

Are Your Substance Abuse Billing Claim Payments from Insurance Getting Delayed?

The process of dealing with insurance claims can be a long and painful one–from denied benefits that require multiple interactions with the insurance company to billing errors that could be avoided. If your behavioral health billing is falling behind, it’s good to know that there are options available that can significantly reduce the elapsed time […]

August 1, 2022

New Codes Coming: Is Your Practice Ready?

The clock is ticking for 2022-2023 pathology coding changes. Highlights to date include proposed changes to the 2023 Physician’s Fee Schedule and the addition of category 3 (temporary) digital technology codes that will be add-ons to the primary category 1 CPT (eg: 88305, 88342). The 2023 ICD-10 changes are slated to go into effect on […]

June 16, 2022

Why Billers Limit Your Access — And What You Can Do About It

Now more than ever, it’s important to work with a biller that has the skill, experience, and data to deliver maximum billing and collections. Partners don’t keep secrets. At Coronis Health, we are 100% transparent. Our team offers complete access to our medical billing software. Our clients can view patient statements, reimbursement rates, monthly projections, […]

June 15, 2022

What is the difference between a CHC and FQHC?

Healthcare is constantly changing to remain beneficial and effective for patients, and for hospitals and facilities to provide excellent care. The cost of healthcare is also a factor for patients who are uninsured or underinsured, so coordination and continuity of care is a challenge. Community health centers (CHC), which are under the umbrella of federally […]

June 9, 2022

Best Practices for Improved Financials Post-COVID: 3 Part Series – Part 3: Efficiency Maximization

The COVID pandemic created challenges for practices that had to pivot their operations to restore revenues, adapt to the changing environment, and accelerate growth. This webinar, brought medical billing experts from Coronis Health together to discuss best practices for improved financials and provide case studies on how practices have improved operations. In this final part […]

June 8, 2022

How Upgrading From An Amateur Biller Can Improve Behavioral Health Collections

Traditional third-party billing is dead. It’s the data-driven era. The stakes are high for inpatient and outpatient treatment facilities as the very nature of treatment undergoes some degree of change. As personal and professional lives shift under Covid-19, many facilities are reporting three- and four-fold increases in admissions.  Working side-by-side with our clients during this […]

May 19, 2022

Best Practices for Improved Financials Post-COVID: 3 Part Series – Part 2: Coding and Technology

The COVID pandemic created challenges for practices that had to pivot their operations to restore revenues, adapt to the changing environment, and accelerate growth. This webinar, brought medical billing experts from Coronis Health together to discuss best practices for improved financials and provide case studies on how practices have improved operations. In this second part […]

May 18, 2022

How Outsourcing Your Addiction Treatment Center Medical Billing Can Reduce Denial Rates

Sorting through behavioral health reimbursement regulations can be a time-consuming and costly process. It’s common for small facilities like addiction treatment centers to have limited administrative assistance for billing and collections—some providers even manage billing themselves. This arrangement can be overwhelming and lead to breaks in the revenue cycles and lost income.  Addiction treatment facilities can […]