Extended Sessions Billing Guide for Mental Health Providers

Extended Sessions Billing Guide

Learning how to bill extended therapy sessions for mental health insurance claims can be a paid but our extended sessions billing guide will help cut down your learning curve. If you’d rather leave it up to the professionals, consider hiring out your insurance billing to a service like TheraThink.  Otherwise grit your teeth and read […]

ICD-10 Mental Health Diagnosis Codes List

icd-10 mental health diagnosis codes list

Download our ICD-10 mental health diagnosis code list [PDF] [XLS], skip to Commonly Used Diagnosis Codes, Z-Codes for Mental Health Providers, or look up legacy ICD-9 mental health diagnosis codes. (Source) (Source) Top 10 Mental Health Diagnosis Codes Download this top 10 Mental Health Diagnosis Codes Cheat Sheet [PDF]. ICD-10 Z-Codes for Mental Health Providers […]

How To Start a New Mental Health Practice

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So you’re thinking about transitioning from a group to your own practice.  You’re a licensed mental health provider who has been employed by an organization to provide behavioral health services, perhaps a group practice or an agency or a hospital. Now you want to venture out on your own and transition from a group to […]

TheraLINK vs TheraThink: Compare and Contrast Services


Often confused for one another, TheraLINK and TheraThink are separate businesses providing differing services.  This guide will teach you the differences between TheraLink, a telehealth EHR, and TheraThink, a mental health billing service. About TheraLINK TheraLINK is a telehealth service provider and EHR or electronic health records system for mental health providers. TheraLINK Services TheraLINK […]

CPT Code 90853: Group Therapy Billing & Coding Guide [2020]

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CPT Code 9053 for group therapy services can be complex to bill and code accurately. In our guide to CPT Code 90853 we’ll teach you the size, length, and services that are allowed and not allowed in group therapy billing.  We’ll also let you know CPT code 90853 reimbursement rates at the end of the […]

CPT Code 90834: Complete Guide with Reimbursement Rates [2020]

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CPT Code 90834 is the most common procedure code used in mental health and behavioral health billing. Learn how to bill Cpt Code 90834 accurately every time with our insurance billing guide. You’ll discover the differences between procedure codes 90834 and 90837, the reimbursement rate for 90834, which add-on codes to use, and how to […]

95 Modifier for Telehealth Billing [2020]

CMS 1500 95 Modifier Claim

The 95 modifier is a new coding modifier used for claims. It was introduced in 2017 and is different from CPT or procedure codes, and describes the claim. One example of a modifier that has been used for many years is the HJ modifier which is used to code EAP claims. 95 Modifier Description The […]

GT Modifier for Telehealth Billing [2020 Guide]

CMS 1500 GT Modifier

The GT modifier is a coding modifier used for Telehealth claims. For many years it was the standard for signifying Telehealth claims before being mainly supplanted by the 95 modifier. In 2018, when CMS and Medicare stopped using this mainly companies followed suit and switched to 95 modifier. Despite this, there are still some insurance […]