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CAQH: How Does it Impact Your ABA Practice?

Understanding CAQH as an ABA Therapist Anyone running their own practice can tell you: they spend entirely more time than they’d like to on paperwork when they could be focusing on helping their patients. Every healthcare organization and provider has their own processes in place, and becoming an expert on them can feel like a whole other full-time position. Thankfully, CAQH has drastically helped to streamline that process. What is CAQH? Read on as we cover the ins and outs of this powerful platform, like what does CAQH mean for your practice, and how you can become credentialed in their

New ABA CPT Codes Going into Effect in 2019

Understanding the New Adaptive Behaviors CPT Codes The American Medical Association CPT® Editorial Panel has released eight new Category I codes and two revised Category III codes for billing ABA therapy services or “adaptive behavior” services. These codes will go into effect on January 1, 2019. Why is this Important? Applied Behavioral Analytics (ABA) billing and coding have evolved significantly over time. For many years, ABA therapy providers and receivers were plagued with inconsistent coverage and reimbursement policies. Due to this, a Coding Change Application (CCA) was submitted to the American Medical Association (AMA) in 2013 to standardize the billing


An Update on Insurance Coverage for Autism Spectrum Disorder

At Amvik Solutions, we know that there are challenges for children and adults living with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Thankfully, advocacy for individuals with autism has never been stronger and the combined efforts of individuals all across the country have helped to bring some major legislative changes that have greatly benefited individuals on the spectrum. One area that has received considerable attention and whose reform has benefited many is insurance reform. 48 Down, 2 to Go On July 11th of this year, the state insurance commissioner of North Dakota, Jon Godfread, announced that insurance coverage for autism spectrum disorders (ASD)

Medicaid Fraud

ABA Therapy News on Medicaid Fraud and the Importance of Having Practice Management System in Place

Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) therapy has been in the news a lot lately because many clinics offering it have come under fire for Medicaid fraud. If you are a clinic that offers ABA therapy, it is more important than ever to have a practice management system in place to help you avoid even the appearance of Medicaid fraud. The government is cracking down on abuses of the Medicaid system and looking particularly at clinics specializing in ABA therapy. For clinics worried about dealing with Medicaid fraud and interested in learning more about how a practice management system can help, this


In-Home Intervention & Your ABA Clinic

In-home applied behavior analysis therapy is a revolutionary way to identify key areas in behavioral challenges in a child’s natural environment. It provides the behavior analyst insight into how a child acts in a familiar environment, giving them the ability to address challenges as they happen. At Amvik Solutions, we encourage any ABA practice to see the potential this type of service provides. Delivering quality treatment to your patients and offering a variety of services can ultimately lead to you growing your clinic. While you focus on providing ABA therapy, we can help your business by taking care of the


The Importance of CEU’s in the World of ABA and What It Means to Your Practice

When it comes to the world of medicine and Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) therapy, your team members must keep up-to-date with current trends, changes to the law dealing with ABA, and to improve their own abilities. Medical journals, conferences, and continued education opportunities are a few of the tools by which they can improve productivity, efficiency, and patient satisfaction. At Amvik Solutions, we offer more than standard medical billing, payroll, and credentialing support to practices around the country. We also work tirelessly every day to gather as much information related to the practice of ABA therapy so that you can


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