Kimberly Allen, MS, LCDC, CPS

Austin, Texas

Professional Workshops

Kimberly brings to Family-Addiction-Communications-Workshopsevery workshop the same mission as she carries out in her day-to-day work, which is an unbiased, analytical approach in advocating for and educating about respectful communication, appropriate and quality treatment, ethical financial agreements and customized payment plans.

Workshops for Professionals

Behavioral health professionals such as administrators, counselors, and billing specialists face ever-changing regulations, various managed care models, contract negotiations processes and the coordination of benefit plans while serving families in the midst of crisis. Kimberly trains on best practices gleaned from years of hands-on experience to help behavioral health systems improve cash flow, reduce uncompensated care, lower collection and billing expenses, boost transparency, and improve consumer awareness and the patient experience.

Topics for Professionals

  • Guides for financial relationships between health care providers and patients
  • typical contract negotiation processes related to managed behavioral health
  • key negotiation strategies to maximize provider reimbursement levels
  • negotiating successful partnerships with insurance companies
  • delivering a transparent customer financial experience
  • revenue cycle staff education for improved patient encounters
  • minimizing claims denials and increasing claims payment

Kimberly is available to speak on these topics or to tailor a session to your specific needs.

Contact Kimberly if you are interested in learning more about her workshops.