HelpLine

For practice management assistance APA Members can

  • call  800.343.4671,
  • email hsf@psych.org or
  • review practice management resources available through links in the navigation box to the left.

Help is available on a wide variety of day-to-day practical issues that arise in managing a practice:  reimbursement, relationships with managed care companies, coding, documentation, Medicare, Medicaid, establishing a private practice, closing a practice, mental health/addiction parity, etc.


More online/print practice resources supported by OHSF:

Quick Practice Management Guides – Documents exploring common practice management issues encountered by psychiatrists.

Practice Management for Psychiatrists: The Basics [free online to Members. The e-book is posted both as a single document download and as a chapter-by-chapter download for ease of printing.

Information on Mental Health Parity can be found on the APA website www.psych.org under Managing A Practice or on the APA co-sponsored site www.parityispersonal.org.