Medicare Mental Health – MLN Booklet

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare

This 35-page booklet provides the following Medicare mental health services information:

  • Covered and non-covered mental health services
  • Eligible professionals
  • Eligible professionals commonly used Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes
  • National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI)
  • Provider charts
  • Assignment
  • Outpatient psychiatric hospital services
  • Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)
  • Community Mental Health Centers (CMHC)
  • Behavioral Health Integration (BHI) services
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Facility (IPF) services
  • Medical records requirements (numerous, great checklists!)
  • Coverage period
  • Same day billing guidelines

There is literally a wealth of information in this booklet which also includes Resources.   Download, save & share it with your team.