Medical Insurance

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Course Description

As the industry grows and becomes more complex, more regulations are implemented to strictly guide billing and reimbursement activities. The reimbursement specialist is tasked with keeping up with these regulations and ensuring that the medical facility is within these guidelines, while reaping the maximum allowable reimbursement for the services provided.

Join us in Medical Insurance (online) XHIM519 or Live XHIM520,

This is a basic course in health insurance claim processing and follow up. Presents understanding of the various types of insurance plans, introduces coding basics, successful navigation of the varying rules and regulations applying to the healthcare industry, including HIPAA, False Claims Act, Fair Debt Collections Act, and Stark, reimbursement issues, and exercises to practice CMS 1500 claims completion and understanding of the life cycle of a medical billing claim and how to improve the revenue cycle. Following this class we recommend the Certified Revenue Cycle Associate to enhance your preparation for the CRCA Certification.

PMI CEU approved.

Dates:August 1 - December 31, 2015   Check for other Dates
Meets:ONLINE - 24/7 access , 1 session(s)
Fee: $829.00

Prerequisite: Medical Terminology for Coding, BOA871. Student will receive log-on instructions by email 2-3 business days after registering. MUST PURCHASE TEXT FROM GREENVILLE TECH BOOKSTORE ONLY: Understanding Health Insurance 11th ed. with access code, 2015 CPT, ICD-9-CM vols. 1 & 2, HCPCS Level II & ICD-10-CM--all 2015 editions. Must also reg. HIPAA; HIPAA II; OSHA Guidelines and National Medicare Training online courses. Students have 90 days to complete the course.

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