Sep 17, 2019  
2018-2019 Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CAHS 151 - Medical Coding/Billing (1–12)


This billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, (EOB's) and use generic forms (CMS 1500) to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (introduction, guidelines, evaluation, and management), specialty fields (surgery, radiology, and laboratory), ICD-10 (introduction and guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third-party reimbursement. Students will learn how to find the service codes using coding manuals (CPT and ICD-10) This course is eligible for college credit after successful completion of the program.