Medical Billing Specialist (MBS)
This course is designed to acquaint/teach the student with legal issues and ethical concerns as they apply to the patients' medical records. *Student must maintain a 2.0 GPA in A & P to continue in the program
Provides an in-depth knowledge of the various insurance programs, including rules, regulations and guidelines, and follow-up for Medicare, Medicaid, Commercial Insurance, and managed care (HMO), and complete insurance forms manually for reimbursement. Lecture: 6 credits (90 contact hours).
Prepares the student to code for optimum reimbursement using the ICD, CPT, and HCPCS codes for patient diagnoses and procedures.