Mental Health CPT Code Cheat Sheet

CPT is an acronym for Current Procedural Terminology and a CPT code is a 5-digit number code signifying the types of services you’re providing as a health service provider. Out of thousands of possible CPT codes, mental health services only span 24 in total.   So use our mental health cpt code cheat sheet to pick the ones […]

Understanding Mental Health Insurance: Part 2 – How to Read Mental Health EOBs (Explanation of Benefits)

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This short video screencast will use real explanation of benefit documents to reveal how to read and understand mental health EOBs. You keep getting them in the mail and they might as well be written in hieroglyphics.  Mental health EOBs aren’t actually overly complex, they just require knowing how the math works out. Watch our […]

Understanding Mental Health Insurance: Part 1 – Understanding Policy Types

This guide will help mental health therapists and behavioral health practitioners understand the different types of benefits and coverage new patients have, if they will be paid, and what steps are required to ensure payment. The Confusing Mess of Insurance Policies HMO, PPO, EAP, EPO, In-network, Out-of-network, contracted and subcontracted insurance.. Mental health insurance policies […]

How to Get Contracted with Insurance Companies for Mental Health Providers

Insurance Credentialing for Mental Health Therapists The following guide explains how to apply to insurance panels as a mental health practitioner and how to get contracted with behavioral health insurance companies.  Please contact us about your results using this guide! Introduction With a larger supply of therapists today than ever before, learning how to get on mental […]