fbq('track', 'Lead');

About stephen

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far stephen has created 12 blog entries.

Regional User Group in DC

Users from across the DC metro joined Chelsea Newby and Rebecca Musser in a discussion of Therap and meeting regulations for the Department of Disability Services.  Hosts RCM of Washington provided a great space and some very knowledgeable team members to lead in discussions. We discussed the latest release features, updates, and a whole range [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:33+00:00July 15th, 2016|Categories: District of Columbia, USERGROUP|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Regional User Group in DC

Justice Dept seeks Hard Deadlines in Virginia’s Waiver Transition

The Washington Post recently reported on the pending court review of Virginia's 2012 settlement to build and provide more homes for persons with developmental and intellectual disabilities across the state.  At question is whether the state is acting fast enough to offer services to individuals on its waiting lists and more rapidly transition individuals out of [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:34+00:00October 22nd, 2015|Categories: General, Medicaid|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Justice Dept seeks Hard Deadlines in Virginia’s Waiver Transition

It was a great two days of meeting with providers and agencies using Therap at the Virginia Network of Private Providers conference - a lot of discussions on policies, compliance and legislative perspectives within the state. A couple of state legislators from the House of Delegates and Virginia Senate were on hand to present on [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:34+00:00October 16th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on

Opening Day of Therap’s New Jersey conference for Developmental Disability providers

More than 100 attendees made their way to Westampton, New Jersey for Therap's annual state provider conference. The most pressing topic on everyone's mind for this year's conference is the state's continued transition from contract to fee-for-service, and Therap's regional team were on hand to help explain that process from a documentation and Medicaid service [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:34+00:00October 7th, 2015|Categories: Conferences, New Jersey|Comments Off on Opening Day of Therap’s New Jersey conference for Developmental Disability providers

eMedNY provides Guidance for ICD-10 Transition

New York's provided some helpful guidance for agencies submitting billing to eMedNY, just in time if you haven't fully prepared yet. A reminder that guidelines for the ICD-10 code changes in Therap are available in our ICD-10 Transition User Guide for Institutional Claims  (outside of New York, you may want to use the similar ICD-10 [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:34+00:00September 24th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on eMedNY provides Guidance for ICD-10 Transition

Conference Highlights from Rochester, NY

The 2015 regional Conference in Rochester just wrapped up, the transitional end-of-summer weather gorgeous and the people friendly as we gear up for the fall season.  There was a lot to discuss and a lot of great feedback from attendees this year!  We were very excited to see many familiar faces and delighted to host [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:35+00:00September 18th, 2015|Categories: Billing, Conferences, New York, Regulations, Self Advocate, Training, Travels|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Conference Highlights from Rochester, NY

Gearing up for our annual New Jersey conference

We're now within six weeks of the annual New Jersey Therap Conference and I wanted to keep you guys abreast of what's going on with the launch of the new Fee-For-Service pilot and where Therap stands in it.   We're presently working with providers selected for the FFS pilot and have helped them build much [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:35+00:00August 28th, 2015|Categories: Billing, Medicaid, New Jersey|Comments Off on Gearing up for our annual New Jersey conference

Upstate Adventures No. 463

Aside from a few intermittent storms and evening showers, what a great day to have spent in the High Peaks of the Adirondacks.  I had time to catch up with Kevin Lightle on all things NY as we gear up for the annual New York Therap user conference in Rochester September 15th-16th.  We spent the [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:35+00:00August 21st, 2015|Categories: New York, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Upstate Adventures No. 463

UCP Publishes State by State Ranking using National Core Indicators (NCI)

Researchers with United Cerebral Palsy recently released their annual report, "The Case for Inclusion 2015".  This report addresses how states rank according to data and outcomes, particularly in how well they are meeting the components of the National Core Indicators (NCI).  While not a great advocate for rankings, I like how such a report reveals [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:35+00:00August 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

Are DIY pharmacies on the horizon?

Over the last few years I've been following the rapidly innovative new technology that is 3D printing, as it transitions from a fascinating new artist medium and hobby/craft tool to more utilitarian functions as it potentially revolutionizes manufacture and distribution networks.  With the smallest 3D printers now comparable in cost to a Playstation4 or XBox [...]

By |2016-11-03T10:08:36+00:00August 17th, 2015|Categories: Technology, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Are DIY pharmacies on the horizon?