Insurance Reimbursement Rates for Psychiatrists [2019]

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Our guide on insurance reimbursement rates for psychiatrists will teach you what are the most common psychiatry CPT codes, what are the medicare reimbursement rates for psychiatrists, as well as medicaid reimbursement rates for psychiatric services. If you’re in private practice and hate all of this, reach out about our mental health insurance billing service. […]

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CPT Code 90832: The Definitive Guide

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CPT Code 90832 is a CPT code for licensed behavioral health providers. It is used to bill insurance for a 30 minute individual psychotherapy session and is considered a routine outpatient appointment. It’s frequently billed by Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW), Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC), Licensed Marriage Family Therapist (LMFT), clinical psychologists and psychiatrists. Appointments […]

The Definitive Guide to CPT Code 90837 – 60-Minute Therapy Code

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Procedure code 90837, is one of the most frequently billed CPT codes for licensed behavioral health providers. It is used to bill insurance for a 60 minute individual psychotherapy session and is considered a routine outpatient appointment. It’s billed by Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW), Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC), Licensed Marriage Family Therapist (LMFT), clinical […]

The Definitive Guide to Psychiatry CPT Codes [2019]

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Psychiatry CPT codes are numerous and nuanced.  This guide will teach you the most common psychiatry CPT codes, psychiatry addon codes, psychiatry evaluation and management codes, and how to bill psychiatry CPT codes. There are quite a few medical billing CPT codes for Psychiatry services and psychiatrists to use, some reimbursed more often or at […]

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Blue Card Program. The Program that Handles Out of State Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans

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Unlike other larger insurance companies like United Healthcare or Cigna, the Blue Card Program (BCBS) is a federation of insurance companies rather than one single entity. Collectively over 100 million people are covered under Blue Cross Blue Shield plans, more than any single insurance company. Due to the structure of the federation, Blue Cross Blue […]

The Definitive Guide to CPT Code 90791 – Psychiatric Diagnostic Evaluation

CPT Code 90791

Learn everything about CPT Code 90791, billing for psychiatric diagnostic evaluation, also known as a mental health intake session in common parlance.  We teach you about authorization requirements, pay rate increases, frequency of billing, CPT Code 90791 documentation requirements and coding requirements, and more. Procedure code 90791, along with 90834 and 90837, is one of […]