Questions To Ask Your Telehealth Vendor

questions to ask your telehealth vendor

If you’re a provider and you’ve made the choice to invest in telehealth you probably have a lot of questions on your mind. Will the platform be easily navigable for my patients? Is it HIPAA-compliant? Is there additional equipment I need to purchase?  At Beam we’re here to address any and all questions that you… Continue reading Questions To Ask Your Telehealth Vendor

How To Start A Telepsychiatry Practice in 2021

How To Start A Telepsychiatry Practice

In the wake of COVID-19, we have seen a profound shift in healthcare to remote models of care. While the reasons behind these transitions are obvious in the light of the pandemic, the new norms that have followed seem to have become permanent fixtures in how healthcare is accessed and delivered. Psychiatry seems to be… Continue reading How To Start A Telepsychiatry Practice in 2021

A Guide To Telehealth CPT Codes in 2021

telehealth cpt codes

Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes offer healthcare professionals a uniform coding language to streamline reporting and billing for medical services. If you’re a physician who is using telehealth or you are considering telehealth, it’s important to learn how CPT codes apply to telehealth and how they’re used as part of the telehealth billing process, so… Continue reading A Guide To Telehealth CPT Codes in 2021

Teletherapy Vs. Telepsychiatry: Benefits, Similarities, & Differences

teletherapy Vs. Telepsychiatry

  During the pandemic, the use of telehealth services surged by over 6000%. For some medical specialities such as therapy and psychiatry, virtual care has become very useful. Since therapy and psychiatry require no physical examinations, telehealth is uniquely adapted to be a very effective mode of care for these specialities . As the pandemic… Continue reading Teletherapy Vs. Telepsychiatry: Benefits, Similarities, & Differences

How To Use Telehealth To Increase The Profitability Of Your Practice

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The COVID-19 pandemic put a spotlight on telehealth and brought it into the mainstream for millions of Americans. While virtual care isn’t the necessity it once was in 2020, it still remains  popular among patients as a convenient way to access care for non-essential consultations.    If you’re a provider and you haven’t yet implemented telehealth… Continue reading How To Use Telehealth To Increase The Profitability Of Your Practice

Top 5 Benefits of Teletherapy

benefits of teletherapy

The last two years have been particularly hard for all of us. Coping with the emotional stress of the pandemic is difficult enough but factor in job loss, social isolation, and anxiety about the future, and let’s just say it’s surprising that IKEA hasn’t rolled out a line of therapy couches to fit every American’s… Continue reading Top 5 Benefits of Teletherapy

Telehealth For Addiction: Improving Access To Care For Patients In Rural Areas

telehealth for addiciton

Many Americans struggled with feelings of anxiety and loneliness amidst the lockdowns and restrictions of the pandemic. As much as 13% of adults reported starting or increasing substance abuse according to the CDC.[1] For those who decided to seek help, the safest and sometimes the only way to access treatment was through telehealth services. This… Continue reading Telehealth For Addiction: Improving Access To Care For Patients In Rural Areas