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Why Do Providers Need Practice Management Software?

The right Practice Management software tools not only help to organize important information and aspects of day-to-day business operations, but the significant amounts of time that are saved can be spent on what’s most important – your patients.

ABA Therapy Documentation Best Practices

Medical records are a critical service piece for both patients and providers. These records document the health, well-being, medical needs, plan of care, medical necessity and treatment(s) rendered for a patient during their time with a clinician or therapist. This information is frequently reviewed by internal and external medical professionals, patients, and third-party payers. Failure to document information correctly can not only be detrimental to a patient’s care, but it can greatly impact payment for services.

Top Ten Benefits of Outsourcing ABA Billing

1. Reduce internal staffing costs Quality, knowledgeable staff are hard to find and expensive.  You avoid the payroll costs of an expensive billing department and only pay for services when the insurance company pays you.    2. Reduce training, supervision and hiring costs How do you train and supervise your staff on billing when you […]

10 Components to an ABA Treatment Plan

Missing Piece has found the following elements are key to surviving a medical necessity review or an audit. Each treatment request must include all ten (10) components listed below: