Sep 15, 2019  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

MED* E115 - Medical Coding & Billing (2 credits)


Prerequisite(s): MED* E125  
Parallel(s): MED* E113  
 
An introduction to practices surrounding medical insurance claims, insurance terminology, CPT, HCPCS and ICD-9 coding systems, introduction to ICD-10, billing and collections. Government programs, federal regulations and the impact of HIPAA regulations will be explored as they relate to coding and collections. Manual CMS 1500 forms and electronic 837 forms will be completed with the use of Medisoft Medical Billing Software. Course Outline: MED 115