HIT 211 and DRE-096 or ENG-070 and RED-070 or Placment Test Credit Equivalent
This course covers reimbursement methodologies used in all healthcare settings as they relate to national billing, compliance, and reporting requirements. Topics include prospective payment systems, billing process and procedures, chargemaster maintenance, regulatory guidelines, reimbursement monitoring, and compliance strategies and reporting. Upon completion, students should be able to perform data quality reviews to validate code assignment and comply with reimbursement and reporting requirements. In addition, a review of the hospital coding exam will be administered in preparation to sit for the AAPC CPC-H certification exam.