Behavioral Health Providers and the Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us, which can mean a lot for the behavioral health industry. Studies show that the holidays can be a trigger to those suffering from behavioral health issues. A shocking 64% of people with mental illness say that the holiday season actually makes their condition worse. So, what does this alarming…

Read More

Different Types of Behavioral Health Issues

The term behavioral health can often be improperly defined. The true definition of behavioral health is the scientific study of the emotions, behaviors, and biology relating to a person’s mental well-being, their ability to function in everyday life, and their concept of self. At Nextus Billing Solutions, we make it a priority to become as…

Read More

Outsourcing Behavioral Health Billing Can Save Money

Behavioral health is a complex field in itself. The behavioral health billing process is not simple for providers and facilities. When we talk to providers who are considering outsourcing, we often hear the same message. They are spending too much time on administrative tasks including billing and claims. In return, not enough time is spent with their…

Read More

Mental Health Legislation

There are two pieces of proposed federal legislation that would directly impact behavioral health practices. If passed, the new mental health legislation would ensure that insurers provide equal coverage for mental health and telehealth services along with the same cost of physical medical care to beneficiaries. The Tele-Mental Health Improvement Act Proposed in the Senate,…

Read More