Are You Getting Everything You Need From Your Billing Company?

Your addiction treatment facility’s billing provider handles one of the most important aspects of your operations—revenue cycle management. This function is critical to your entity’s survival. With so much in the hands of your billing company, are you sure you are using the right one? To determine if your billing and collections are appropriately managed

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Considering Changing Billing Companies? Here’s Why You Should

Revenue cycle management for a treatment center is impossible without an effective and knowledgeable partner. Whether the billing is conducted through an internal department or an externally sourced service provider, your center’s financial success relies upon this relationship. Much like a successful marriage, this relationship can be blissful and productive. However, like a troubled marriage,

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Uninsured Numbers Drop as Poverty Rate Holds Steady

WASHINGTON – The number of people without health insurance dropped last year by 8.8 million, to a total of 33 million, but there was no statistically significant change in income for the typical American household, the Obama administration said Wednesday. Median household income in the United States was $53,660 last year, the Census Bureau reported. In addition, it

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Merger Mania in Medicine – What Will It Cost Us?

The federal government is currently debating whether the big six health insurance companies in the U.S. will soon become the big four. Aetna and Humana have announced plans to merge, as have Anthem and Cigna. The American Hospital Association and the American Medical Association strongly oppose the health insurance mergers, saying they will reduce competition in consumer markets. Meanwhile, healthcare provider groups continue

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Lifestyle Intervention Conference: Intervening on Process Addictions

This event will focus on cross addiction from the perspective of intervention,process addictions, eating disorders and EAP training. LIC was created with the intention of building a network of resources within the community of providers who serve those struggling with addiction. The conference will focus on four key areas: Advanced Intervention Training, Employee Assistance Training

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Infinity Acquires Hyperion Billing Solutions

We’re excited to announce our acquisition of 100% of Hyperion Billing Solutions, who have built an impressive operation with a well-trained and passionate staff that will complement Infinity’s operations nicely. We are always searching for opportunities to better service our clients and are honored to have Hyperion join the growing Infinity platform. It is our

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National Recovery Month – 26 Years

Every September, SAMHSA sponsors National Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use issues, and celebrate the people who recover.  This year marks the 26th anniversary and the 15th event for Broward County.  This annual gathering also encourages citizens to take action to expand and improve the availability of effective prevention and treatment for

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Aetna Moving Quickly On Humana Acquisition As Profits Rise

HARTFORD – Aetna Inc. is moving swiftly ahead in seeking regulatory approval for its acquisition of rival Humana Inc., dealing from a position of strong earnings announced Tuesday. Aetna chief executive Mark Bertolini told analysts during an earnings conference call Tuesday that the Hartford-based health insurer has filed with federal antitrust regulators as well as

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Anthem-Cigna Merger Under Powerful Microscope

Health insurers Anthem Inc. and Cigna Corp. could struggle to gain regulatory approval of their proposed $54 billion merger, especially if the deal is weighed against other large-scale transactions in the industry. Should it win U.S. Justice Department, Federal Trade Commission and state insurance regulator support, Anthem’s acquisition of Cigna – expected to close in

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28th Annual Cape Cod Symposium on Addictive Disorders

C4 Recovery Solutions (C4) is honored to present the 28th Annual Cape Cod Symposium on Addictive Disorders (CCSAD). C4 is a 501 (c) (3) organization dedicated to promoting the design, provision, and monitoring of outcomes-based addiction services and providing platforms to integrate varied academic disciplines and professional activities within the fields of addiction and behavioral health. C4 is

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