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July 29, 2020 – Payer Perspectives on ABA Services during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Please join us for a discussion of the delivery of ABA services during the COVID-19 pandemic from the payer perspective. Panelists will include Darren Sush from Cigna, Yagnesh Vadgama from Magellan, and Katherine Wooten from New Directions. July 29, 2020, 2:00 PM Eastern Time Video Recording Video Recording View Webinar [...]

July 23, 2020 – Is Telehealth Here to Stay for ABA?

Jul 23, 2020 04:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) What has been working well with the transition to telehealth delivery of ABA? What have been some stumbling blocks in the transition to telehealth? Will telehealth delivery of ABA be sustainable after the current state of emergency? Please join us for a conversation [...]

Jul 16, 2020 – Employment Law Update – How to Keep Clients and Employee Safe (while following the law)​

Isabel Crosby, Esq. and Courtney Wright, Esq., BCBA will discuss how to prepare a workspace and employees to provide therapy during the COVID-19 pandemic safely. They will also discuss the laws regulating employees during this time, and the areas that autism service provider organizations need to be particularly aware of to ensure compliance. [...]

July 1, 2020 – ABA Coding Primer

July 1, 2020 – ABA Coding Primer Jenna W. Minton, Esq. 4:00 PM EDT In this session the presenters will provide answers to the most common questions they have received about health plan coverage of ABA services delivered in person and remotely, i.e., by telepractice, following the release of the new codes [...]

June 23, 2020 – Telehealth Tuesday

CASP’s Telehealth Tuesdays provide a recurring meeting time for providers to join and ask questions about telehealth service models and billing practices. During the pandemic, CASP will hold a call every Tuesday at 11:00 PT/2:00 ET via Zoom. Providers should submit questions by the prior Friday evening. The CASP Telehealth Task Force, led [...]

June 17, 2020 – The Role of Compassion and Ethics in Decision-Making Regarding Access to Applied Behavior Analysis Services During the COVID-19 Crisis

Cox, Plavnick, & Brodhead (2020) published a position statement in the emergency section of BAP in response to the COVID-19 crisis. They argued against a blanket interpretation that in-person ABA services for all patients should continue during the COVID-19 pandemic. They strongly argued that the risks of continued services are almost always prohibitive [...]

June 9, 2020 – Telehealth Tuesday

CASP’s Telehealth Tuesdays provide a recurring meeting time for providers to join and ask questions about telehealth service models and billing practices. During the pandemic, CASP will hold a call every Tuesday at 11:00 PT/2:00 ET via Zoom. Providers should submit questions by the prior Friday evening. The CASP Telehealth Task Force, led [...]

June 4, 2020 – How The New PPP Rules and Regulations Impact ABA Provider Organizations

The Council of Autism Service Providers is offering a free webinar on the Paycheck Protection Program rules and regulations issued in late May. Do you still have questions about eligible expenditures? Do you know how to apply for loan forgiveness? Are bonuses eligible expenses? How about hazard pay for RBTs or BCBAs working [...]

May 26, 2020 – Telehealth Tuesday

CASP’s Telehealth Tuesdays provide a recurring meeting time for providers to join and ask questions about telehealth service models and billing practices. During the pandemic, CASP will hold a call every Tuesday at 11:00 PT/2:00 ET via Zoom. Providers should submit questions by the prior Friday evening. The CASP Telehealth Task Force, led [...]

May 19, 2020 – Telehealth Tuesday

CASP’s Telehealth Tuesdays provide a recurring meeting time for providers to join and ask questions about telehealth service models and billing practices. During the pandemic, CASP will hold a call every Tuesday at 11:00 PT/2:00 ET via Zoom. Providers should submit questions by the prior Friday evening. The CASP Telehealth Task Force, led [...]

May 12, 2020 – Telehealth Tuesday

CASP’s Telehealth Tuesdays provide a recurring meeting time for providers to join and ask questions about telehealth service models and billing practices. During the pandemic, CASP will hold a call every Tuesday at 11:00 PT/2:00 ET via Zoom. Providers should submit questions by the prior Friday evening. The CASP Telehealth Task Force, led [...]

May 6, 2020 – Fisher Phillips Presents: Beyond the Curve – Preparing Your ABA Practice for a Return to “Normal”

Fisher Phillips Presents: Beyond the Curve – Preparing Your ABA Practice for a Return to “Normal” May 6, 2020, 1:00 PM EDT Matthew R. Korn Fisher & Phillips LLP With many States announcing plans to relax or rescind stay-at-home orders, employers across the country are beginning to reopen their businesses and welcoming [...]

May 5, 2020 – Telehealth Tuesday

CASP’s Telehealth Tuesdays provide a recurring meeting time for providers to join and ask questions about telehealth service models and billing practices. During the pandemic, CASP will hold a call every Tuesday at 11:00 PT/2:00 ET via Zoom. Providers should submit questions by the prior Friday evening. The CASP Telehealth Task Force, led [...]

May 1, 2020 – Telehealth Implementation of ABA Treatment: Optimizing the Patient Experience

Telehealth ABA services can help ensure continued access to medically necessary treatment to many individuals who have had their traditional on-site services impacted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The information presented will support an ABA provider’s foundational knowledge as it relates to optimizing the patient and family experience by conducting effective services using [...]

April 30, 2020 – CASP Member Brainstorming Session: Re-Opening or Stepping Up Protocols

CASP Member Brainstorming Session: Re-Opening or Stepping Up Protocols CASP Members Only April 30, 2020 2:00 PM EDT FACILITATORS: Maura Wamsley, ABA Services of Colorado Kristin Koba-Burdt, Bayada Evelyn Horton, Balance Autism Join fellow CASP members to brainstorm what protocols are needed for the opening back up of ABA businesses. What is [...]

April 29, 2020 – All About PPE

All About PPE April 29, 2020 2:00 PM EDT FACILITATORS: Joanne Gerenser, Executive Director, Eden II, John Randall, CEO, Amego TOPIC: Do you know the difference between an N-95 and a KN-95? When should your staff use which? Should a mask be secured around the nose using one hand or two? When [...]

April 28, 2020 – Telehealth Tuesday

Hosts: Linda Leblanc, Ph.D., BCBA-D Joy Pollard, Ph.D., BCBA-D Michele Silcox CASP’s Telehealth Tuesdays provide a recurring meeting time for providers to join and ask questions about telehealth service models and billing practices. During the pandemic, CASP will hold a call every Tuesday at 11:00 PT/2:00 ET via Zoom. Providers should submit questions [...]

April 21, 2020 – Telehealth Tuesday

CASP’s Telehealth Tuesdays provide a recurring meeting time for providers to join and ask questions about telehealth service models and billing practices. During the pandemic, CASP will hold a call every Tuesday at 11:00 PT/2:00 ET via Zoom. Providers should submit questions by the prior Friday evening. The CASP Telehealth Task Force, led [...]

April 14, 2020 – Telehealth Tuesday

April 14, 2020 - Telehealth Tuesday CASP's Telehealth Tuesdays provide a recurring meeting time for providers to join and ask questions about telehealth service models and billing practices. During the pandemic, CASP will hold a call every Tuesday at 11:00 PT/2:00 ET via Zoom. Providers should submit questions by the prior Friday [...]

April 7, 2020 – Mergers and Acquisitions in a Market Under Duress

Mergers and Acquisitions in a Market Under Duress In the wake of COVID-19, autism service providers, large and small, are finding it increasingly difficult to sustain their operations – and their professional staff – under declines in census, hours, billings, and revenues. In such circumstances, a sale or merger can be a [...]

April 3, 2020 – CASP’s Telehealth Task Force Presents the New “Practice Parameters for Telehealth-Implementation of Applied Behavior Analysis: Continuity of Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic”

CASP’s Telehealth Task Force Presents the New “Practice Parameters for Telehealth-Implementation of Applied Behavior Analysis: Continuity of Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic” Webinar Q&A Report Dr. Joy Pollard, Chair of CASP Telehealth Task Force Jenna Minton, Esq., Consultant to ABA Coding Coalition CEU: 2.0 hours BACB, including 1.0 hours ethics TIME: 1:00 [...]

April 2, 2020 – What if You ARE Home? A CASP Conversation For and By Providers of Residential Services

April 2, 2020 - What if You ARE Home? A CASP Conversation For and By Providers of Residential Services Join fellow providers of residential services to individuals with autism for a conversation about the unique considerations you face during COVID-19. CEU: No OPEN TO: Anyone TIME: 11:00 PT / noon MT / [...]

April 1, 2020 – Is Your Business “Essential”? Are Your Employees “Healthcare Providers”? Lawyers & BCBAs Talk About How a Variety of New Laws Apply to the ABA Profession

April 1, 2020 - Is Your Business “Essential”? Are Your Employees “Healthcare Providers”? Lawyers & BCBAs Talk About How a Variety of New Laws Apply to the ABA Profession The Families First Coronavirus Response Act becomes effective today, and other new state and federal laws, orders, and regulations are being issued daily. [...]

March 31, 2020 – CASP’s Telehealth Task Force Presents the New “Practice Parameters for Telehealth-Implementation of Applied Behavior Analysis: Continuity of Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic”

March 31, 2020 - CASP’s Telehealth Task Force Presents the New “Practice Parameters for Telehealth-Implementation of Applied Behavior Analysis: Continuity of Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic” Dr. Joy Pollard, Chair of CASP Telehealth Task Force Jenna Minton, Esq., Consultant to ABA Coding Coalition CEU: 2.0 hours BACB, including 1.0 hours ethics TIME: [...]

March 26, 2020 – Implementation of Families First Legislation: How Will The Paid Leave Law Impact Your Business

Implementation of Families First Legislation: How Will The Paid Leave Law Impact Your Business Thursday, March 26, 2020, 2:00 – 3:45 PM (EST) The Council of Autism Service Providers is offering a second free webinar presented by Matthew Korn, an attorney at Fisher Phillips, a national labor and employment law firm. Matthew [...]

March 24, 2020 – Autism Telehealth in Crises and Beyond

Autism Telehealth in Crises and Beyond Tuesday, March 24th, 2020 at 2:00 pm ET The Council of Autism Service Providers is proud to offer this free Telehealth webinar presented by Ron Oberleitner, with Dr. Joy Pollard, BCBA. Telehealth is proving vital to support the autism community in getting earlier diagnoses and accelerating [...]

March 18, 2020 – Guidance for Employers on the Novel Coronavirus

Guidance for Employers on the Novel Coronavirus March 18, 2020 The Council of Autism Service Providers is offering a free webinar presented by Matthew Korn, an attorney at Fisher Phillips, a national labor and employment firm. Matthew will provide up-to-date information regarding employment law issues in light of the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic, including [...]

Feb 18, 2020 – When Value-Based Care Knocks, Are You Ready to Open the Door?

The trend in healthcare is shifting from fee for service to value-based care (VBC). It is not a matter of “if”, but instead of “when” it appears at the doorstep of applied behavior analysis (ABA). When it does, we want to make sure that providers, agencies, and the field as a whole are [...]

Nov 20, 2019 – Building a Culture of Compliance within your RCM Team

With all states having mandates that require some level of insurance coverage for the treatment of autism, providers have turned to health care funders as a primary source of reimbursement for services.Building a culture of compliance within your Revenue Cycle Management team can aid in building a collaborative force in [...]

Sept 17, 2019 – Measured Growth: How Implementing a Balanced Scorecard Can Help Grow Your Practice

Managing effective growth can be one of the most challenging activities for an organization. In a clinical services organization, leaders need to plan for and manage growth contemplating a host of clinical, operational, and financial considerations–appreciating that unbalanced growth in any key domain could lead to significant future challenges for an organization. In 1992 [...]