Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), is recognized as the most effective therapy for autism-related deficits, leading to reform of autism insurance laws across the country. This was a victory for families affected by autism, and practitioners like you who specialize in ASD diagnosis and treatment. It is the only evidence-based treatment method recognized by most major insurance carriers, for the treatment of autism.
For healthcare providers, customer service is a key business driver for referrals and client acquisition. Groups need to focus on customer service at all touch points with the client from initial experience to the service provided and payment. Pediatric behavioral health is no different. Collecting the patient portion for services provided is often a big area of improvement for most groups. It is a critical function to keep the group profitable but presents a customer service challenge.
Coronis Health is committed to giving back to the autism community. We support the research and access to community inclusion and resources to individuals and families diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. We are participating as a company in the walk and fundraising as well as a corporate sponsor in the autism speaks walk in Chicago on 6/1.
Productivity and utilization of authorized hours are key reporting functions when running a therapeutic practice. Your success as a company is dependent on these functions and when you are optimizing your therapeutic team, you expect to be reimbursed for the care provided. However, often insurance will deny visits for various reasons which will often require double the work for your administrative team. Below are 4 of the top denials reasons for pediatric behavioral health and how to avoid these denials.