The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released a fact sheet detailing the four G codes that can be used to bill for behavioral health integration (BHI) and Collaborative Care Model (CoCM) services.
A clinical rotation curriculum introducing a senior resident to the role of Psychiatric Consultant in a Collaborative Care team.
The Behavioral Health Integration Implementation Guide is the most recent addition to the landmark series of Safety Net Medical Home Initiative implementation guides produced by Qualis Health to help primary care practices become Patient-Centered Medical Homes (PCMH).
Five reasons why Collaborative Care is beneficial to Primary Care Providers (PCPs) and their patients.
The All Patients Safe: Suicide Prevention for Medical Professionals training offers an engaging and informative option for providers to become better skilled at suicide prevention. Perspectives of real patients coupled with practical skills help medical providers transfer what they learn to their practice and community.
A succinct collection of prescribing protocols for commonly prescribed psychotropic medications tailored to the outpatient setting.
The Clinic Implementation Team Lead facilitates implementation and leads the Clinic Implementation Team (CIT). The CIT is created when a medical practice is planning to implement Collaborative Care. The document below outlines the CIT Leads' key responsibilities, as well as the personal and professional characteristics that are most desirable in this role.
Last updated: 4/3/20
A summary of commonly prescribed psychotropic medications used in primary care.
The workflow to support integrated behavioral health care models such as Collaborative Care is a data-driven process, requiring the care team to actively use a caseload management tool. It is important that these tools are used in conjunction with the practice’s electronic health record (EHR) if they are not already built into it.
Since hosting monthly finance office hours, the AIMS Center has compiled the most asked questions and their answers. Answers address a variety of billing and financing topics including: reimbursement, the CoCM team, general BHI code, patient cost, registry options, telehealth, time tracking and more.