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How To Reduce The BCBA Insurance Billing Burden

Board-certified behavior analysts (BCBAs) provide guidance and structure to people with conditions such as autism spectrum disorder — often spending a significant amount of time and effort working closely with patients. Adding administrative burdens to their day-to-day work, such as BCBA insurance billing, is not the best use of their time, talent, energy, or focus. The […]

ABA Therapy Billing Codes

Treatment for autism with ABA therapy (Applied Behavioral Analysis therapy) has come a long way. The billing and coding has also changed significantly in the last ten years. The initial billing codes were undefined, leading to unreliable coverage and reimbursement.  To create a standardized set of ABA CPT codes, the American Medical Association (AMA) established […]

ABA Audits: Is Your Practice Ready?

For an ABA practice, an audit from a health insurance company can seem intimidating, especially for smaller practices without the manpower or technology to handle bigger claims. Being audited by a health insurance company isn’t just a possibility — it’s a certainty. Health insurance companies use audits as a common strategy to ensure operations and claims are […]