MDA 2380

Medical Office Insurance Coding and Billing

4 Credits

Prerequisites: Completion of the Medical Assisting Orientation, and MED 1103 with a minimum grade of "C"

Pre- or Corequisite: CIS 1000 or CIS 1050

This course will give the student the fundamentals of medical office insurance diagnosis and procedure coding as well as skills required to produce mailable forms in a timely manner to third party payers (e.g. Blue Shield, Medicare, Medicaid, and others.) Students will learn to reconcile payments and rejections, process inquiry forms and understand the Diagnostic Related Groupings and how they relate to inpatient regulations. Course/lab fees