Behavioral Health Compliance
Millions of behavioral health visits are paid to physician offices, hospital outpatient and hospital emergency departments each year. Government scrutiny for fraud and abuse continues to increase in this area. Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities (IPFs) face a plethora of complex regulations including IPF classification criteria, care and documentation requirements, and compliance with quality reporting mandates.
This course covers the regulations specific to inpatient behavioral health services, hospital-based outpatient behavioral health services and community mental health centers services that are covered by Medicare.