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Important Class Notes
This course is reserved for Medical Coding Specialist program admitted students only. This class is an online offering. Instruction is delivered via the internet and accessed by you using a Web browser. You must have access to a computer and the Internet to participate in online courses. Online classes appear on your schedule from 7:00 to 7:30 am but you are not required to log in at that time. Actual class participation is determined by you based on your schedule or as communicated by your instructor. You may be required to purchase or have access to specific software for this course. Unless on campus, WITC does not provide access to the software. If you are registered for the course, you can purchase discounted software at http://www.witc.edu/technology/software.htm. WITC uses Blackboard™ as a course management system to deliver online classes. Your instructor may schedule supervised tests or exams at a WITC campus or alternate site. See the WITC online learning page at www.witc.edu/online/index.htm for further information. Books and other required materials need to be purchased prior to the start of class. For information, contact the WITC Bookstore at http://www.witc.edu/online/bookstore.htm.
 
Class Number 22652
Catalog Number 10-530-185
Class Title Healthcare Reimbursement
Semester / Year Spring 2015
Units 2.00
Instructor Abrahamson,Amanda J
Course Fee  $294.80
Senior Fee  $294.80

 

 

Location Online
Building ONLN
Instruction Mode Online
Date(s)
01/12-05/13
 
Class Description
This course prepares learners to compare and contrast healthcare payers, illustrate the reimbursement cycle, and to comply with regulations related to fraud and abuse. Learners assign Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs), Ambulatory Payment Classifications (APCs) and Resource Utilization Groups(RUGs) with entry-level proficiency using computerized encoding and grouping software. PREREQUISITES: 10501101 Medical Terminology, 10806177 General Anatomy and Physiology, 10530181 Intro to the Health Record, and COREQUISITES: 10530182 Human Disease for the Health Professions, and 10530197 ICD Diagnosis Coding ,10530184 CPT Coding and 10530199 ICD Procedure Coding.
 
Important Class Notes
This course is reserved for Medical Coding Specialist program admitted students only. This class is an online offering. Instruction is delivered via the internet and accessed by you using a Web browser. You must have access to a computer and the Internet to participate in online courses. Online classes appear on your schedule from 7:00 to 7:30 am but you are not required to log in at that time. Actual class participation is determined by you based on your schedule or as communicated by your instructor. You may be required to purchase or have access to specific software for this course. Unless on campus, WITC does not provide access to the software. If you are registered for the course, you can purchase discounted software at http://www.witc.edu/technology/software.htm. WITC uses Blackboard™ as a course management system to deliver online classes. Your instructor may schedule supervised tests or exams at a WITC campus or alternate site. See the WITC online learning page at www.witc.edu/online/index.htm for further information. Books and other required materials need to be purchased prior to the start of class. For information, contact the WITC Bookstore at http://www.witc.edu/online/bookstore.htm.

 


 

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