Brain Stimulation With ECT: Neuroscience Insights From an Old TreatmentJanuary 22nd 2015
Some recent breakthroughs, using newly developed neuroscience investigational tools, suggest that if research resources are available, we could soon make substantial advances in understanding the mechanism of action of ECT.
In With the Old, Out With the NewJanuary 21st 2015
Everyone who has ever billed a third party for psychiatric care knows that lack of “medical necessity” is the catch phrase used throughout the insurance industry to deny care that the clinician who has actually evaluated the patient has determined is needed.
Seeing the Forest Through the Fees: Earning Your Green Using the New, Confusing CPT CodesJanuary 16th 2015
E&M codes are more complicated to learn, but psychiatrists can now deservedly get paid more for treating their more complicated patients or for engaging in time-consuming activities. Here: a focus on codes 99212 to 99215.