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Medical Insurance Procedures For Medical Assisting

Course Number: MEDA 149
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Provides a basic introduction to accurate billing procedures in the medical office and medical coding procedures used to obtain reimbursement for medical procedures or services. Billing topics include different types of health insurance, and preparation of insurance claim form, applying third party payor guidelines and collection procedures. Coding topics will include the proper application of CPT, ICD-9-CM and HCPCS coding along with an introduction to ICD-10-CM. Admission to the Medical Assisting Program students.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
MEDA 149
Spring 2013
6409
Sandra Erlewine
MEDA 149
Spring 2013
3978
Sandra Erlewine
MEDA 149
Spring 2012
3977
Sandra Erlewine


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
 
 
X
 
 
 
 
X
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)