Oct 02, 2023  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2020-2021 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AHBC 224: Medical Billing Compliance Issues

3 Cr
Quarters: F
Medical record documentation and billing practices are under new guidelines and strict penalties. This course teaches the skills to perform an accurate and complete assessment of medical office coding and reimbursement practices to ensure compliance with insurance carriers and government agencies. Concepts regarding use of the medical record as an audit tool to demonstrate that the services provided were necessary and reasonable will be discussed. Included will be auditing procedures to ensure reimbursement compliance in the medical office.
Prerequisite: AHBC 122  and AHBC 132  both with a grade of C or better or permission of instructor.