July 24, 2014 |Vol. 11, No. 13
Projected reimbursement changes and additional telehealth codes are among the key changes in the proposed fee schedule rule that could affect psychologists.
- New codes for adaptive behavior assessment take effect
Sixteen new CPT® Category III codes for reporting adaptive behavior assessment/intervention services (ABA) for the assessment and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders are available as of July 1, 2014.
- Psychologist presents at Hill briefing on behavioral health information technology
Panelists encouraged support of bills that would make psychologists eligible to receive BHIT incentive payments.
- APA convention programming highlights for practitioners
This is a selected list of practice-related sessions and activities at the 2014 APA convention.
- 2016 APA presidential candidates answer questions about practice
The five candidates for the 2016 APA presidential election answered the following two questions pertaining to the future of professional practice and the APA Practice Organization.