Course DescriptionParticipants continue their study ofthe skills needed for correct coding and billing in hospitals, outpatient clinic, and physician office settings using knowledge gained throughout the program. Topics include the proper use of the CMS 1500 form, the UB-04 form, and coding guidelines. Emphasis is placed on diagnostic and procedure coding, HCPCS, use of V codes and E codes, medical necessity, and the use of computer software to complete insurance claims.
Upon successful completion of this course participants will be able to:
1. Assign correct diagnostic codes and procedure codes, including proper use of V codes, E codes, HCPCS codes, ancillary services, and modifiers.
2. Complete CMS 1500 and UB-04 claim forms accurately using coding guidelines and medical necessity.
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