Xact Medical Coding for Outpatient and Professional Services
October 2nd to January 8th Saturdays 9am-1pm (Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years off)
Location: Xact Training Classroom 2400 SE Veterans Memorial Parkway Suite 200
Instructor: Daria Bonner, CBCS, CHCRA, CHCA, CCP, RMC
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Class Description: This class will introduce you to the medical coding systems utilized to report professional (physician) and outpatient hospital services within all healthcare entities where physicians and practitioners treat patients. Students will learn how to code using CPT (procedures), ICD-10-CM (diagnoses) and HCPCS (supplies) coding systems. Students will learn about medical record documentation requirements and various Electronic Medical Record systems used to document services rendered to patients, how to use various electronic encoder products used within the healthcare industry and how to comply with national fraud and abuse initiatives for all coding disciplines. The class will also touch on insurance and reimbursement methodologies within the billing cycle that impact coding practices.
Upon completion of the class students may sit for any of the following National outpatient coding certification exams- Certified Professional Coder, Certified Professional Coder-Hospital, Registered Medical Coder, Certified Medical Coder, Certified Billing and Coding Specialist or Certified Coding Associate. A review for the exam of the students choice will be provided at no extra cost to the student.
This class is perfect for those looking to enter the medical coding profession for the first time and/or advance their careers within the medical field and by seeking to enhance their knowledge in current medical coding arena. No prerequisites are required.
Note: All books and materials are included in the price of the class. Payment plans will be made during the first class with each individual student.
*Note: Maximum size for these courses is 8 students per class. Payment arrangements are available and will be discussed at the first class for those wishing to be established on a payment plan. $400 down payment required to hold seat. Register now to guarantee your spot!