Elm, I read your ad for a Medical Billing Specialist and am submitting my resume for your review and consideration. In my current position I am a Medical Billing Specialist at a mid-sized insurance company. One of my primary responsibilities is dealing with the inevitable disputes that arise from denial of coverage often because of improper coding.
Introduction to Healthcare 1 Credit Hour This course provides an overview of the evolution of medicine, the role of allied health professionals, and the different medical specialties. In addition, some of the most common diseases and disorders affecting these systems and the treatments for them are discussed.
MED Medical Office Procedures 4 Credit Hours This course provides the required background for the responsibilities of the administrative medical assistant. It prepares students for the ever-increasing use of technology in the medical office, with an emphasis on the importance of the computerization of routine tasks and of communications.
Students learn to perform the duties of the administrative medical assistant under realistic conditions and with realistic pressures that require them to organize the work and set priorities.
This medical administrative software simulates administrative situations commonly found in health care practices.
The students will learn to input patient information, schedule appointments and handle billing.
In addition to preparing various lists and reports, the student learns to handle insurance claims electronically. MED Anatomy and Physiology 4 Credit Hours This course provides a comprehensive study of the structure and function of the human body systems.
Students will acquire core knowledge in the components of each system, and how systems relate to each other. Special emphasis is on the musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal, urinary, and reproductive male and female systems.
Topics include coding conventions, coding principles, and CMS official coding guidelines inpatient and outpatient. In this course, students learn to use software for electronic medical records implementation.
BUS Career Exploration Optional This course gives an introduction to the world of work covering labor market information, career planning, job search techniques, resume preparation, interviewing skills, questions, and correspondence.
As students complete their program of study and prepare to search for a position in their new career, this course will solidify their career goals and career planning techniques. Career Outlook Employment of health information technicians is projected to grow 15 percent from tomuch faster than the average for all occupations.
Moreover, the number of individuals who have access to health insurance is expected to continue to increase because of federal health insurance reform.Medical Billing Specialist Cover Letter Medical Billing Specialists handle medical records and payments in a healthcare facility and liaise between insurance companies and patients.
Essential job functions of a Medical Billing Specialist include translating diagnoses into numerical codes, checking insurance claims, updating medical records. Learn Medical Billing Process, Tips to best AR Specialist.
Medical Insurance Billing codes, Denial, procedure code and ICD 10, coverage guidelines. By Clarke Newman, OD, FAAO.
I. The Code. Q: The code is listed as covering the “initial fit only.” Can I be reimbursed for this code if the patient has been previously fit by another provider? A medical billing and coding cover letter to guide you through the writing process. Medical Coder Cover Letter Medical Coders work in the medical industry creating coding for claims reimbursements when dealing with insurance billing.
It is their responsibility to ensure correct coding to obtain reimbursement from insurance companies and government healthcare programs. Charles Clinton Carriage Lane Trenton, NJ Home: Cell: Email: [email protected] Objective Seeking a Medical Coder position in a clinic/hospital where I can utilize my extensive computer and medical apparel knowledge and strong organizational abilities.