Health Science


Course Details & Registration Information

Course
Healthcare Billing and Coding Part I
Name
MED-3030V3
Overall Quality of This Course
★★★★★
Based on 109 student surveys.
Available Classes
    Section Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Price Seats Available/Total Seats
234795 Online 09/28/2020 01/10/2021 A. Woolard $180.00 3/20
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Persons wanting to obtain billing certification.
Description
This course prepares participants for entry-level healthcare billing positions. The course covers the life cycle of an insurance claim, legal and regulatory considerations, reimbursement issues, claim instructions, filing commercial claims, insurance plans, Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare, and Workers' Compensation. Upon completion, students will be eligible to take the CMRS exam.
Course Objectives
  1. Identify and define the responsibilities of the Billing Specialist.
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of the various types of insurance and entitlement programs.
  3. Understand claim submission guidelines and processes.
  4. Understand HIPAA and the importance of it's implementation.
Outline of Instruction
  1. The responsibilities of the Billing Specialist.
  2. The various types of insurance and entitlement programs.
  3. Claim submission guidelines and processes.
  4. HIPAA and the importance of it's implementation.
Contact Hours
120
CEU's
12
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
Yes
Certification
CMRS (Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialist) by AMBA (American Medical Billing Association)
Website URL
http://www.ambanet/AMBA.htm
Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. This course prepares an individual for entry level healthcare billing positions and to take the CMRS exam.
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
Medical Terminology
Text and Supplies Needed
TBD. The textbooks and supplies needed for this class will be listed on our online registration page.
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
none
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Overall grade of 80 or better
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Must complete a Medical Billing course
Intended Audience
Persons wanting to obtain billing certification.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
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Course Contact Information
Allied Health Office http://cehealth.waketech.edu
919-747-0077