Consistent cash flow is critical in a healthy outpatient medical practice, and the HCFA-1500 insurance claim form represents from 85% to 95% of the reimbursement flow back to the practice. The form is driven by the medical insurance billing specialist either electronically or manually and gets to the insurance company quickly or slowly respectively.
The medical biller is the key player in the financial operations of the medical office is involved in many aspects from writing office policy to institute the billing standards for the medical practice, submitting claims, interfacing with the customers and insurance companies, to working with the physician or hospital staff to insure proper billing is done. Billers need to know insurance rules and regulations for various insurance plans, Medicare, Medicaid, and third-party payers.
This course is designed to help you learn all of the clerical functions that a medical biller performs in order to process the HCFA-1500 form quickly and accurately. It also covers understanding source documents and the insurance "claim cycle", claim submission, the TRICARE and CHAMPVA programs, workers' comp programs, receiving payments and problem solving, as well as learning how to work with others from staff and patients to insurance company representatives.
This course includes the following elements:
|SINGLE USER: Medical Billing & Insurance Reimbursement (2 lessons)|
|1 YR ONLINE||$179.00||Add To Cart|
|CD-ROMs||$179.00||Add To Cart|
|Multi User: Medical Billing & Insurance Reimbursement (2 lessons)|
|CD-ROMs||$358.00||Add To Cart|
Course Instructor: Cyndi Stahl
Cyndi Stahl is a physician based certified coder with both the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and the American Health Information Management Association. (AHIMA) She has over 16 years in the medical profession. Her experience includes Billing and Reimbursement supervision, Practice Management and Consulting. She is currently president elect for the Central Indiana Chapter of the American Academy of Professional Coders.
Medical Billing & Reimbursement Level 1
Medical Billing & Reimbursement Level 2