Archive for October, 2013

Affordable Care Act and Substance Abuse

Posted on: October 14th, 2013

Many people are aware of the Affordable Care Act, which is currently being rolled out and will provide, among many other things, assistance to patients who formerly were not able to receive health insurance due to a number of factors, including the person’s income and whether or not they had any pre-existing conditions. By and […]

Mental Health Care Providers: 5 Money Saving Tips

Posted on: October 14th, 2013

As a mental health care provider, you are constantly striving to make your business run as smoothly as possible so that you can provide the best service to your patients. Part of ensuring that you can spend as many of your resources as possible on actual treatment is running a cost effective office. Saving costs […]

5 Ways A Medical Billing Company Can Save Your Rehab Money

Posted on: October 10th, 2013

It’s no surprise that there are many costs involved with running a rehabilitation program. In addition to the mental health professionals and addiction therapists that are staffed at a recovery center, most rehabs also have high expenses when it comes to maintaining grounds and facilities for their patients as well. Did you know, however, that […]

No Insurance? What Are Your Options When It Comes to Medical Bills?

Posted on: October 9th, 2013

Unfortunately, for many Americans, life without health insurance is a reality they face on a daily basis. Not having health insurance is a less than ideal situation, because it can prevent you from visiting the doctor’s office in a timely matter and, worse, may result in very large bills in the event that you become […]

5 Questions You Should Ask Before Choosing a Healthcare Provider

Posted on: October 8th, 2013

Choosing a doctor is a decision that will affect not only your health but your experience with healthcare in general. Here are five things you should consider before choosing a healthcare provider. 1. Is this physician covered by your insurance? This is very important, as you will likely need to find a doctor who is […]