Monthly Archives: December 2012

Medicare Reimbursement Schedules 2013

Medicare has put out their reimbursement schedules for 2013.   DB Management configures these reimbursement schedules for the Behavioral Health Community and has them available for sale.  These schedules are calculated according to allowable, expectation of payment from Medicare and secondary or client … Continue reading

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All about 3rd Party Reimbursement for Mental Health

It occured to me this morning that I had been working in the field of 3rd Party Reimbursement for more than 31 years now.  I have seen the changes and watched it evolve.  In the early days there were not … Continue reading

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More on CPT Coding Changes 2013

Many of my customers have been asking me about the new code changes and some of the answers are not quite clear.  You see most of the insurance industry has latched on to the idea that the former code of … Continue reading

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Medicare Reimbursement Changes 2013

There are a few things to be aware of for the coming year. The Medicare deductible goes up to $147.00 in 2013 and the Psychiatric deduction for reimbursement is now 81.25% instead of 75% as in recent years.  In addition the … Continue reading

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