American Heritage College awards The Certificate in Medical Office Management to students who successfully complete the program.
Applicants for this program should have a High School Diploma or if they believe their education, life and work experience is equivalent to a High School diploma.( Contingent upon approval by an admission representative)
International students should demonstrate English proficiency by passing a college entrance exam.
After successfully completing this course the student will be able to perform the following:
MED1 Medical Terminology:
Students learn the structure of medical terminology, word parts, primary body system and structures, clinical and diagnostic procedures, pathological conditions, surgical procedures, and medical abbreviations.
MED2 Records Management,
EMR/EHR , Office Procedures Students learn HIPAA Compliance/Privacy Rule, protected health information(PHI), notice of privacy practices (NPP), Ethics and Legality, effective communications, correspondence, records management and medical documentation and guidelines.
MED3 Medical Insurance Billing and Coding
Students learn the types of medical insurance billing, insurance terminologies, types of health insurance plans, payments/reimbursement methods, practice management programs, medical coding, ICD, CPT, HCPCS.
MED4 Healthcare Software Applications
Students learn to identify and compare different software programs commonly used for EMR/E HR. HIPAA, PHI, technical safeguards, insurance claims processing, CMS1500, generating reports and revenue cycle, analysis reports/statement, collection process and related correspondence.
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