Assignment 2: Week 6 Practicum Journal: Reimbursement Rates

Assignment 2: Week 6 Practicum Journal: Reimbursement Rates Reimbursement rates and medical coding can be almost as complicated as treating some mental illnesses. As a PMHNP, you will be faced with varying rates that may be different than other health care providers you may work with. In this Practicum Journal Assignment, you will analyze reimbursement rates for mental health treatments you will likely use in your practice and compare those rates to other provider rates. Learning Objectives Students will: · Analyze reimbursement rates for mental health treatments To prepare for this Practicum Journal: · Research reimbursement rates for various treatment modalities. · Compare NP rates to other provider rates. For this Practicum Journal: Complete the Reimbursement Rate Template in your Learning Resources using the five types of services you are likely to use in your practice. NURS 6670  Reimbursement Rate Template    Type of Service eg. -New office visit -Established office visit -Inpatient hospital -individual psychotherapy -group psychotherapy (see examples below) CPT code Private insurer reimbursement rate for PMHNP Private insurer reimbursement rate for physicians Medicare reimbursement rate for PMHNP Medicare reimbursement rate for physician           As the PMHNP becomes proficient in diagnosing and treating, it is also important to learn how to bill for your time. The CMS sets up codes to identify the type of service you are providing. You will generally complete this task at the end of the visit as you are documenting the visit with the client. Here are examples of the codes to know:  CPT Codes for Psychiatric and Psychological Procedures HMSA recognizes the following service codes for the reporting of psychiatric and psychological services. (See Code Books for information on how to obtain the books.)    CPT   Code  Footnote(s)  Description    90791 1 Psychiatric   diagnostic evaluation   90792 1,3 Psychiatric diagnostic evaluation with medical services   90832 2 Psychotherapy, 30 minutes with patient and/or family member   90833 2,3 Psychotherapy, 30 minutes with patient and/or family member when   performed with an evaluation and management service   90834 4 Psychotherapy, 45 minutes with patient and/or family member   90836 3,4 Psychotherapy, 45 minutes with patient and/or family member when   performed with an evaluation and management service   90837 6 Psychotherapy,   60 minutes with patient and/or family member   90838 3,6 Psychotherapy, 60 minutes with patient and/or family member when   performed with an evaluation and management service   90839 6 Psychotherapy for crisis; first 60 minutes   90840 2 each additional 30 minutes   90846 4 Family psychotherapy (without the patient present)   90847 4 Family psychotherapy (conjoint psychotherapy) (with patient   present)   90849 4 Multiple-family group psychotherapy   90853 4 Group psychotherapy (other than of a multiple-family group)   90870 1, 5 Electroconvulsive therapy (includes necessary monitoring)   96101 1 Psychological   testing (includes psychodiagnostic assessment of personality,   psychopathology, emotionality, intellectual abilities, e.g., WAIS-R,   Rorschach, MMPI) with interpretation and report, per hour. Note: All hours   of psychological testing done on a single day will be counted as one visit   (either inpatient or outpatient as appropriate) toward the patient’s   inpatient or outpatient visit maximum. However, payment will be made to the   participating provider on a per-hour basis.   96118 1 Neuropsychological   testing battery (e.g., Halstead-Reitan, Luria, WAIS-R) with interpretation   and report, per hour Note: All hours   of psychological testing done on a single day will be counted as one visit   (either inpatient or outpatient as appropriate) toward the patient’s   inpatient or outpatient visit maximum. However, payment will be made to the   participating provider on a per-hour basis. Links to websites that discuss this: https://www.psychiatry.org/psychiatrists/practice/practice-management/coding-reimbursement-medicare-and-medicaid/coding-and-reimbursement http://www.mb-guide.org/medical-coding-guidelines.html

HireProWriter
Order NOW For A 10% Discount!
Pages (550 words)
Approximate price: -

Why Choose Us

High Quality, 100% Original and Well-Researched Papers

HireProWriter always ensure that our writers follow all your instructions precisely. You can pick your academic level: high school, college/university or professional, and we will assign a writer who much your field or discipline.

Professional and Experienced Academic Writers

Our Company has a team of professional writers with experience in business articles and academic papers. The majority are native speakers and capable to tackle any task for which you need assistance.

Free Unlimited Revisions

Do you think we missed something on your paper? No worries, send your order for a free revision. We give you up to 10 days to submit the order for review after you have received the final document. You can do this yourself after logging in to your account or get help from our support.

Prompt Delivery and 100% Money-Back-Guarantee

All papers are always delivered on time. In case we need an extension to master your paper, we will contact you on time regarding the deadline extension. In case you cannot provide us with more time, a 100% refund is guaranteed.

Original & Confidential

100% Plagiarism free work! We use premium writing tools to check plagiarism. Our professional editors carefully review all quotations in the text. Besides, we guarantee maximum confidentiality in all of our services.

Customer Support 24/7

Our support team is available 24/7. We are dedicated to giving the best customer experience. Feel free to get in touch any time for assistance.

Try it now!

Calculate the price of your order

We'll send you the first draft for approval by at
Total price:
$0.00

How it works?

Follow these simple steps to get your paper done

Place your order

Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.

Proceed with the payment

Choose the payment system that suits you most.

Receive the final file

Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.

Our Services

Why work on your paper all night? While you can sleep tight, as we cover you back. HireProWriter offer all kinds of writing services.

Essays

Essay Writing Services

No matter what kind of academic assistance you need and how urgent you need it, you are welcome to choose your academic level and the type of your paper at a reasonable cost. HireProWriter take care of all your academic paper needs with a 24/7 customer care support system.

Admissions

Admission and Business Papers

An admission essay is an essay or other written statement by a candidate, often a potential student enrolling in a college, university, or graduate school. You don't have to worry about writing a presentable College admission essay, You can be rest assurred that through our services we will write the best admission essay for you.

Editing

Editing and Proofreading

Our Team (academic writers and editors) make the necessary adjustments to your essay/paper so that it is polished. Besides, we format your document by correctly quoting the sources and creating reference lists in the formats APA, Harvard, MLA, Chicago / Turabian.

Coursework

Revision Support

We value our clients feedback, our system is designed to ensure that we deliver quality work through collaboration of our team and clients. In case you need an improvement in your paper, you are free to request for revision. For such case, your paper will be checked by the writer or assigned to an editor. Your Satisfaction is our Concern!