Billing and Payment

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PCSS – Financing Factors for Implementing Medication-Assisted Treatment

As part of the National Council for Behavioral Health and 2016 PCSS-MAT Mini Grant, a webinar series was put together to help providers with the successful implementation of medically-assisted treatment (MAT).  The third webinar in this series seeks to overcome the reimbursement and coverage uncertainties surrounding MAT. The presentation offers assistance to providers on MAT financing. If you’d like to access the webinar slides directly, check out this website.

PCSS – Physician Billing for Office-Based Treatment of Opioid Dependence

Unsure of what billing code to use? This quick guide by the Providers Clinical Support System (PCSS) provides a listing of some Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes for both non-psychiatric physicians and psychiatrists, with some points of guidance to help you.

ASAM – Navigating Payment and Reimbursement Pathways

Payment and reimbursement pathways when treating substance-use disorders can be difficult to navigate. Recognizing this, the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) has put together a webinar to help providers figure out how to fit into different reimbursement models, understand the basic language of reimbursement and present fundamentals and suggest best practices for claims submissions and reimbursements. While the webinar has passed, ASAM has made their slides available for review. Part two can be viewed here