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NAATP Webinar Series: Are Your Billing Practices Doing More Harm Than Good?

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As the addiction treatment industry continues to move through enormous change and the uncertainty surrounding reimbursement rates continues to rise, it's critical to learn what factors are influencing how providers are being paid now and in the future. Industry leaders from Avea Solutions, Constellation Behavioral Health and AVA Billing and Consulting will share some of the revenue trends they see. 

Continuing Education Credits 

NAATP is a NAADAC approved education provider #64394. This webinar qualifies for 1 credit hour. NAADAC approved CE(s) are accepted by most state licensing and certification boards. Please contact your credentialing board or visit NAADAC’s website for CE acceptance information.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn about "down-billing" and the negative impact it's having on reimbursement in the behavioral health industry
  • Find out if your organization is unknowingly practicing down-billing 
  • Learn the best practices for dealing with common "down-billing" scenarios  
  • Get up to speed on Utilization Management trends and how to maximize authorizations in 2019
Ben Dittman, Owen Peterson, and Lindsay Key

Ben Dittman is the CEO of Avea Solutions. He leads the Avea Solutions team in bringing leading edge technology specifically to addiction treatment, eating disorder treatment and behavioral health facilities with the AveaOffice revenue management platform. He is a member of the Forbes technology council and sits on the NAATP Outcomes & Measures National Advisory Committee.

Lindsay Key, NCC, LPC-MHSP is the Vice President, Revenue Cycle at Constellation Behavioral Health Lindsay is an expert in managing the revenue cycle for behavioral health facilities, with an emphasis on implementing strategies that ensure reimbursement is maximized throughout the entire patient lifecycle from admission through payment.

Owen Peterson is the Customer Success Manager at Avea Solutions. Owen specializes in helping Behavioral Health facilities successfully create and implement tools and practices that optimize their billing processes and maximize their reimbursements. 


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Date & Time: 
Thursday, August 22, 2019
10:00 am to 11:00 am