HIM2272C - Medical Reimbursement and Revenue (AS)
3 credits (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)
This course focuses on the fundamentals of health insurance and the processing of claims. Revenue cycle, payment methodologies, and billing compliance are the primary topics of study. Simulation of medical office billing software, encoder software will be used to enhance the student's understanding of the details used in medical insurance billing. Various types of insurance, third party payers and common billing problems will be included for both the inpatient and outpatient settings.
Prerequisites: HIM1000C, HIM1282C (with a grade of C or higher)