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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Medical Insurance Billing

Certificate of Completion

 

Curriculum Code: 1013  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

This curriculum will provide a basic knowledge of word building, use, pronunciation, and spelling of medical terms. It will also introduce the student to insurance billing, diagnostic and procedure coding for physician billing, and comprehensive billing directions for commercial insurances and worker's compensation. Students will also learn to record charges/payments/information, schedule appointments, ICD-9 and CPT coding, produce claim forms and patient statements, submit claims electronically, and build office databases.

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Nursing Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center, Room 1750, telephone number (517) 483-1410.

 

REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  11 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

CHSE 120

Medical Terminology (See Note 1)

4

CHSE 123

Medical Insurance Billing I

3

CHSE 124

Medical Insurance Billing II

3

CHSE 125

Computers in Medical Office

1

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

11

 

NOTES:

 

1.

CHSE 120 and CHSE 123 may be taken concurrently with program advisor approval.

2.

Students must complete each course above with a minimum grade of 2.5 and maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or above in all courses taken at the college to receive this certificate.

3.

Successful completion of CHSE 120, CHSE 123, and CHSE 124 may be applied toward the requirements of the Medical Administrative Assistant Associate in Business Degree (curriculum code 0185).

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

I

II

III

 

CHSE 120

CHSE 123

CHSE 124

 

 

 

CHSE 125

 

                 

 

 



 
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