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2022 Spring Main
MED1061/Lecture/62 - Medical Asst. Insurance and Billing | Credits 3.00
Students will be able to identify types of insurance plans and apply third party guidelines. In this introductory course, ICD-10-CM diagnostic coding and CPT-4 procedural coding will be performed. Completion of CMS-1500 forms and claims processing along with the legal aspects of the insurance industry including Medicare, Medicaid, managed care plans, private and employer based insurance plans. Through case studies and role play, students will learn how to maximize physician reimbursement while learning proper communication with patients, providers, and third-party administrators. Coding, pre-certifications, and pre-authorizations will be assessed. 3 Cr Hrs. Course Requirement(s): ALH1110 and Program Permission.

Registration Type Traditional
Fees Lab Fee $65.00 (Fee Group All)
Instructors Smith, Peggy
Butler, Jamie
Duration 1/10/2022 - 5/7/2022
Schedule Wednesday  6:30 PM - 9:30 PM;  Marion Technical Col, Synchronous Online, Room
Prerequisites ALH1110 / Lecture <min grade = C, min credit = 3.00> and Instructor Permission Required from Smith, Peggy
Corequisites N/A
Credit Types Credit DevEd Transfer
Class 24 Seats | 21 Remaining

Primary population and other student populations allowed to register for this course:
 Primary Population# Others Allowed# Others Registered
Campus  Marion Technical College240
Program  Credit240
College  AlliedHealth241
Department  Medical Assisting243
Curriculum  Medical Asst Deg242
Population  Semester243