Billing Overview in Illinois

Therap is thrilled to invite all Illinois users to join an upcoming webinar on Billing Overview in Illinois. This informative webinar is scheduled to be held on 15th July, 2020 at 10:00 AM (CST)/11:00 AM (EST). Therap’s specialist, Susan Allen, will present a comprehensive overview on the Billing module so that your requirements for quick payment can be fulfilled optimally with efficiency. 

Therap’s Billing module serves as a beneficial resource for billing administrators who are able to easily generate billing data from Direct Billing, ISP Data, EVV Billing, Case Note Billing and more! The ability to utilize aggregated data collected at the point-of-service delivery with complete significant information for verification ensures accountability for the services provided to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). The billing features aid in successful audits with early identification of discrepancies. Through this webinar, you will learn to utilize all the features of billing so that you can effortlessly submit billing claims and receive swift payments.   

Therap Services is an online software service that provides secure, HIPAA-compliant documentation, communication, billing and reporting for provider agencies. The solutions we offer to organizations in Illinois include daily notes/goal/outcome/POMs tracking using ISP Data, monthly Q note/quarterly/annual summaries using ISP Data Reports, communication logs using T-Logs, monthly nursing summaries using Health Care Reports, paper medication administration records using Therap eMAR that is Rule 116-compliant with availability of Pharmacy Interface as well as Billing to ROCs and Institutional Claims and more!

Register now to secure your spot for this webinar and learn more about Therap’s Billing features in Illinois!

Only Two Weeks Remaining for the Regional Conference in Columbus, Ohio

We are only two weeks away for the Regional Conference in Columbus, Ohio on August 5-6, 2019. This two-day event will be full of sessions by Ohio Therap experts and will give you a chance to network with your counterparts from across the state.

The event will be a good place to learn about recent developments in the Therap system, as well as individual support documentation and reporting, electronic health records (EHR) and training management from the technology leader in the developmental disabilities field. The training intensive event will include beginner, intermediate, and advanced level sessions conducted by Therap experts on various Therap modules.

Discussion Topics Include:

  • Business Intelligence Dashboards
  • Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) – making it work in Ohio
  • Better Goal and Outcome Tracking
  • Better Behavior Data
  • Incident Reporting
  • eMAR
  • Person-Centered Planning

Click here to register for the event.

Click here to know what Therap has in store for Ohio.

User Group Meeting for Indiana Users

Only 2 weeks remaining for the Indiana User Group meeting! The user group is scheduled on March 25, 2019, at 1:00 pm EST. Register now to be a part of it and know more from our Therap experts Michelle and Catherine.

Proposed Agenda:

  • Upcoming Therap Events
  • 2 Factor Authentication
  • Self-Password Reset
  • EVV
  • Report Library Updates
  • Pharmacy Interface

Meet the presenters:

Michelle Saunders is a Business Development Consultant who joined Therap Services in 2012 primarily focusing on Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. Michelle has worked in the non-profit sector with agencies supporting persons with I/DD and MH diagnoses since 1995, starting as a direct care staff and then as a case manager in Central Pennsylvania.

Catherine Hauser has joined Therap Services in 2017. Her experience in the developmental disabilities field began in 2005 in Illinois when she became a Direct Support Person. Currently, she is a Training & Implementation Specialist here at Therap Services.

Click here to register for the user group meeting. Also, visit our Indiana state page to know more about what Therap has in store for the users in Indiana.

User Group Meeting for Users of Illinois

Join our user group meeting for users in Illinois scheduled on February 12, 2019, from 11 AM to 1:00 PM (EST). Michelle, Heather and Catherine will walk you through the new features of some of the modules and will answer all your questions. Join this meeting to provide feedback from your organization.

You can join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone by clicking here.

In the meeting we will discuss:

1. ROCs/Billing Updates
2. Pharmacy Interface/Most Recent Order Date
3. IM CANs form
4. IL 2019 Conferences
5. IL State page resources
6. CIRAS/Therap Integration Project
7. Scheduling/EVV Module in Therap
8. Business Intelligence DDO if you use CQL
9. Open Discussion

Know the presenters:

Michelle Saunders who is a Business Development Consultant joined Therap Services in 2012. Michelle has worked in the non-profit sector with agencies supporting persons with I/DD and MH diagnoses since 1995, starting as a direct care staff and then as a case manager in Central Pennsylvania. Michelle relocated to Missouri in 2005 and worked as a consultant for an organization in Columbia, Missouri.

Heather Thornton is a Billing Specialist here at Therap. She has worked in the ID/DD field for over 4 years in various capacities. With her previous agency, Heather helped to implement Therap from T-logs to Billing. Heather is from Oklahoma and she moved to Colorado approximately 5 years ago.

Catherine Hauser is a Training & Implementation Specialist who joined Therap Services in 2017. Her experience in the developmental disabilities field began in 2005 in Illinois when she became a Direct Support Person. Previously she was serving as a chairperson to the Human Rights Committee, Psychotropic Review Committee and Behavior Management Committee and provided training as a DSP Course Coordinator.

Click here to know more from our Therap experts.

State Conferences in Nebraska are Coming Your Way

Therap team is coming to  Nebraska for a state conference. We have scheduled to host one of our state conferences in Lincoln, Nebraska on November 27, 2018, at The Lincoln Marriott Airport Cornhusker Hotel and the other in Kearney, Nebraska which is going to take place on November 29, 2018, at Younes Conference Center.

and to Users in the area are invited to join us to learn about the latest Therap updates including Electronic Visit Verification for upcoming Federal regulations and new Business Intelligence Dashboards for tracking health and billing data. The conference is going to be a day full of sessions by Therap experts and it will offer a chance to network with counterparts from across the State of Nebraska. Know how Therap is working with the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and implementing state-wide solutions for improved and efficient services to individuals with intellectual disabilities in the Cornhusker State.

This conference will help the users to meet and troubleshoot, network, discuss state and regional issues, and clarify and learn about the latest Therap releases.

Join our regional conference to learn more!

The session will include:

  • Beginner, intermediate, and advanced level training
  • Therap Health Tracking Records
  • Medication Administration Records (MAR)
  • Incident Reporting
  • Provider Administration
  • Integrated Billing
  • Electronic Visit Verification documentation for compliance with 21st Century CURES Act

Leah Sewel, Tracy Linko and Calvin Christensen will walk you through the modules in the conference.

Leah Sewel who is a Senior State Implementation Specialist, worked with Therap Services since 2012, starting out in a training role. Leah has worked in the Human Services field since 1999, providing comprehensive services to individuals with developmental disabilities and mental health diagnosis.

Tracy Linko who is a State Implementation Specialist, joined the Therap Services Team as a Billing Specialist in 2016. She assisted her previous agency in implementing Therap and was the Therap subject matter expert in addition to her duties as Finance Manager.

Calvin Christensen who is a Business Development Consultant in Therap joined Therap Services in 2014 and began working in the mental health and developmental disabilities field in 2010. Calvin worked for an agency in Nebraska who provided services to adults who were considered high risk.

Click here to register now!

*To learn more, please visit our Nebraska state page.

Therap Exhibited at the NADSP Annual Conference: The Fourth One

Thank you for stopping by our booth at The National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals’ (NADSP) annual conference which held in St. Louis Union Station Hotel on September 7 & 8, 2018 Conference! Please do not hesitate to reach out to us with any questions relating to our modules.

Attendees heard about the latest developments from subject matter experts and learned from peers.

Users in the area who joined the conference learned about the latest Therap updates including Electronic Visit Verification for upcoming Federal regulations and new Business Intelligence dashboards for tracking health and billing data. Therap helps you to document data and track them for the Direct Support Professionals working with people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.

Call us to discuss how Therap can help the Department for Disability Determination Services meet requirements and improve the efficiency of services they provide for the individuals who have filed for disability benefits with the Social Security Administration (SSA).

To know more about what Therap has in store for the state of Missouri, visit our state page.

Therap- A Proud Sponsor of 2018 Oklahoma APSE Conference

Therap is a Proud sponsor of 2018 Oklahoma APSE Conference which will be held in Tulsa Technology Center, Owasso Campus 10800 N. 140th East Ave. in Owasso, on September 25, 2018. The mission of the conference is to:

  • Promote mainstream employment opportunities for people with disabilities
  • Encourage the use of best practices and ethical standards in the delivery of employment services
  • Advocate for national, state, and local policy development to enhance the social and economic participation of people with disabilities in the community
  • Educate the public and the business community on the value of employing workers with disabilities
  • Provide advocacy and education for supported employment professionals, supported workers and their families
  • Publish the advance and working out newsletters for members

The conference will be an excellent avenue for sharing and exchanging information between provider agencies that promotes quality support and services to persons with disabilities across the state of Oklahoma. Therap’s system is robust, I/DD providers receive many options that go beyond simply providing a software solution. Therap takes it a step further by offering expertise plus a very flexible out-of-the-box-ready documentation system that is delivered with State-specific requirements.

Make sure to stop by our booth!

Therap is a proud sponsor of the 2018 Coleman Conference on Cognitive Disability and Technology

Therap Services is a proud sponsor of the 2018 Coleman Conference on Cognitive Disability and Technology to be held in Broomfield, Colorado on October 3, 2018. Attendees include leaders from diverse groups involved in technology development, promotion, utilization and policy. These groups include; academia, industry, state and federal agencies, self-advocates and family members; software developers, engineers and service providers.

Stop by our booth to talk about how our documentation software will work for people receiving services through the Colorado Division for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.

To know more about what Therap has in store for the state of Colorado, visit our state page.

1 month remaining for 2nd Annual Therap National Certified Trainers Summit in Missouri!

Have you registered yet?

This year’s Therap Certified Trainer Summit will be in Drury Plaza Hotel St. Louis St. Charles in Missouri and is less than a month away. This event will focus on highly interactive small group discussions, especially on the direction of the Certified Trainers program itself and keep the Trainers’ ideas moving forward.

Training will be the main focus of the Summit. Certified Trainers will be invited to give feedback and participate in the development of the agenda prior to the event.

Registration is complimentary. Lunches, snacks/refreshments and Wednesday evening dinner will be included in the registration. Travel and accommodations are not included, but we have a room block with a special Therap rate.

*This is a certified trainer-only event.

Click on the link to register:

Missouri User Group Meeting in KC Area

Therap users in the state of Missouri are welcome to join our user group for state specific discussions on implementing Therap in the state. The user group meeting will take place on April 30, 2018 at 10:00 AM CDT in Kansas City and will be held at the Center for Developmentally Disabled.

Users are welcome to discuss how they are implementing ISP Data at their agencies to assist in valued outcome tracking and service coordination.

Valued outcomes/priority goals for individuals can be effectively documented on Therap with details on data collection time, frequency, and scoring methods with Therap Individual Service Plans. Users are able to provide details on staff action(s) and steps that are to be taken to achieve an outcome. Individual Service Plans (ISP) are linked with Habilitation Plans, which makes it possible to add valued outcomes to a person’s habilitation plan directly from her ISP.

Click here to register.

Are you ready for Electronic Visit Verification (EVV)?

Therap’s Electronic Visit Verification software is leading the way for compliance with Federal and State EVV documentation requirements today and tomorrow, and helps facilitate service delivery authentication processes. Coupled with unique billing and documentation, the EVV process adds robust audit protection.