Medical Coding & Billing Mastery
Embark on a comprehensive journey through medical terminology, body systems comprehension, and adept code selection for accurate diagnosis and procedure coding. Gain insights into completing billing protocols essential for claim submission to insurance entities, ensuring prompt payment. This course encompasses the prerequisites for successfully achieving ICD 10/11 certification.
Certified Coding Specialist Training
Elevate your expertise to become a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) with mastery in medical coding and billing. Your role involves accurate code assignment for diagnoses, procedures, and services, ensuring comprehensive patient health records and smooth insurance claims processing. This online course equips you with the essential skills to excel in this pivotal role, making you an indispensable asset to healthcare providers and insurance entities. Upon completion, you’ll be on the path to becoming a certified coding specialist.
Online Medical Coding and Billing Course Highlights:
– Access to course slides, flashcards, and practice exam questions/tests
– Attain a Certificate of Completion, marking your journey towards Medical Coding Specialist status
Instructor: Wendy Bell
Our comprehensive course encompasses Anatomy, ICD, CPT, and Medical Billing, offering everything aspiring Medical Coders need to excel in the required certification exam and secure employment in the healthcare sector as Medical Coding Specialists.
Description of Medical Coding and Billing and Clinical Concepts:
This course delves into vital aspects of medical terminology, body systems, accurate diagnosis and procedure coding, cluster coding, and billing protocols for insurance submissions. It also covers ICD-11 Codes, a significant enhancement in medical coding and billing. Familiarity with both ICD-10-CM and ICD-11 codes boosts your employability in the healthcare domain. Anatomy and Medical Terminology form the foundation, equipping you with essential linguistic skills to ensure precision and minimize errors in coding.
– Anatomy Module: Explore each body system, master medical language, prefixes, suffixes, and grasp essential medical conditions.
– ICD and CPT Modules: Understand coding history, outpatient guidelines, and the proper application of codes for accurate medical documentation. Step-by-step chapter reviews and analysis of operative reports ensure adept coding practices.
– Medical Billing and Reimbursement Modules: Comprehend federal compliance rules, navigate the patient journey from visit to payment, and learn effective claims processing.
Beyond course modules, access a range of resources, including flashcards, diagrams, charts, and practical coding examples. Learn at your own pace, enjoying a tailored learning experience without geographical constraints. Successful completion opens doors to becoming a Certified Coding Specialist in one of the fastest-growing sectors.
Course Completion Benefits:
– Grasp human body structure and function
– Identify common disorders for diagnostic coding across body systems
– Master ICD-10 and ICD-11 coding, along with CPT procedure coding
– Apply modifiers for accurate clinical documentation
– Manage billing concepts for claims and insurance tasks
– Efficiently use code clusters for electronic health records
– Update and maintain medical records while reducing coding errors
This course suits anyone aspiring to enter the healthcare field or enhance skills for medical coding accreditation as a Certified Coding Specialist.