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Your ‘Top 10’ ICD-10 codes

August 31, 2015  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief
blog

With the countdown clock ticking away, here is a handy list of some codes you might want to have at your fingertips.

Clinicians track sleep cycles with wearable devices

August 28, 2015  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief
article

Mountainside Treatment Center is now using wearable devices to help patients thwart insomnia and sleep deprivation issues.

American Psychiatric Association response

June 26, 2015  |  Saul Levin, MD, MPA
article

APA in response says doctors should rest assured that the DSM-5 is and will continue to be the guiding document.

Telehealth can be applied for substance use disorders

June 25, 2015  |  Marlene Maheu
blog

Behavioral telehealth is considered by many to be the “next big thing.” Now is the time to get informed.

BREAKING: Virginia Medicaid abandons DSM-5

June 19, 2015  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief
article

DSM-5 has been controversial. Most behavioral providers are accustomed to using it, but the industry continues to argue over whether it's the right tool.  

Projects aim to segment data for privacy

June 8, 2015  |  David Raths
article

Rather than wholesale data flow in big batches, individualized access controls are needed to make sure the patient’s consent travels with the data, in compliance with 42 CFR Part 2.

Smartphone apps offer support for SUD

May 1, 2015  |  David Raths
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The ubiquitous smartphone can be another tool to enhance long-term recovery.

Elements buys coveted domain to create go-to site

April 29, 2015  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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With the pricey addiction.com domain name in hand, Elements plans to offer consumers a broader view of addiction.

Just how irrational is AA? Reaction to Glaser's article

April 8, 2015  |  Terry L. Stawar, Ed.D. LMHC, LCAC
blog

Glaser attacks Alcoholics Anonymous as an ineffectual, nonscientific, outdated approach to alcohol treatment that has never-the-less managed to dominate the field.

ICD-10 and DSM-5: Our Industry’s Readiness

March 28, 2015  | 
blog

There are many items to consider when prepping for the ICD-10 transition. Read about three of them.

Take the financial sting out of prior authorization

March 17, 2015  |  Julie Miller, Editor in Chief
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 The Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare has hard data showing the billions providers can save by replacing paper transactions with electronic ones.

South African group leads effort to improve national substance abuse services

March 11, 2015  | 
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The South African drug epidemic continues to grow rapidly, fueled by abuse of prescription opioids, novel opium concoctions and heroin. Contributory factors include a very high national unemployment rate and pervasive poverty. Yet, the country continues to...

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