Altruis Achieves Ranking in Louisville Business First 2017 Fast 50

Healthcare revenue optimization firm ranks among the city’s top performing companies Louisville, KY – October 25, 2017 – Altruis announced today that they have been recognized in the top 15 of the the Louisville Business First 2017 Fast 50. Business First’s Fast 50 Awards luncheon, held at the Marriott Downtown, honored the 50 fastest-growing independent and privately-held companies in the Greater Louisville area. “We exist to improve revenue for healthcare …

Behavioral Health Assessments—5 Reasons They Matter

Behavioral Health Assessments

Providers, payers, and regulators are all taking a closer look at behavioral health assessments – and with good reason.

Here are five things to know, from the goal of increased adoption to the benefits and financial impact for providers.

FQHC Billing: 5 Things to Know about Supplemental Medicare Reimbursement

Medicare Reimbursement

When it comes to FQHC billing, Medicare reimbursement is a vital revenue stream for most federally qualified health centers (FQHCs). But many centers are missing out on the additional revenue they’re owed for Medicare Advantage patients.

  

Here’s what FQHC leaders need to know about supplemental Medicare payments:

Aligning Chronic Care Management and the Revenue Cycle

Altruis and Orb Health Partnership

[Altruis News: We recently partnered with Orb Health—read the full press release here.] Chronic care management (CCM) and transition care management (TCM) programs help ensure patients engage with the right provider for the right care at the right time. CCM makes it easier for patients with chronic diseases to understand their conditions and actively participate in their care plans. Just as important, it helps the providers who care for these …

Finding the Right Medical Billing Service – What You Need To Know

Finding the Right Medical Billing Service

Choosing (or changing) the medical billing service you work with can be stressful. You aren’t just picking the company that will handle day to day billing—you’re selecting the RCM partner you’ll count on to keep your organization compliant, ahead of the curve, and forward-looking as reimbursement shifts from fee-for-service to value-based models.

  

Here are 4 key things to think about when considering medical billing service vendors:

NatCon17: Behavioral health advocacy, Medicaid reimbursement, and enhancing revenue.

In the air around NatCon17 in Seattle there was gratitude, hope, and determination. Gratitude to the behavioral health community for making their voices heard regarding the AHCA. Hope that progress will continue. And determination to make sure it does. Behavioral health’s more prominent role across healthcare—increasingly integrated into primary care, and forming the true backbone for responding to the opioid crisis—means that those on the front lines face unique challenges, …

Six Things to do in Seattle around NatCon17

If you’re headed to Seattle for the 2017 National Council for Behavioral Health NatCon Conference, you’re in for a treat. This year promises fresh insight into the latest in behavioral health, from clinical insight to health IT to the latest perspective on the shifting regulatory landscape. Plus: Seattle’s a great city to visit. You can view the full conference schedule here – and if you’re looking for tips on what …