Understanding Health Insurance, Eleventh Edition, is the essential learning tool your students need when preparing for a career in medical insurance billing. This comprehensive and easy-to-understand text is fully-updated with the latest code sets and guidelines, and covers important topics in the field like managed care, legal and regulatory issues, coding systems, reimbursement methods, medical necessity, and common health insurance plans. The eleventh edition has been updated to include new legislation that affects healthcare, ICD-10-CM coding, implementing the electronic health record, the Medical Integrity Program (MIP), medical review process, and more. The practice exercises in each chapter provide plenty of review, and the accompanying workbook provides even more application-based assignments and additional case studies for reinforcement. Includes free online StudyWARETM software that allows students to test their knowledge, free online SimClaim CMS-1500 claims completion software, and free-trial access to Ingenixas EncoderPro.com Expert encoder software. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Physicians are usually reimbursed on a fee-for-service basis with payments established by the Medicare physician fee schedule (MPFS) based on RBRVS. When office-based ... on their Web site. The manuals include CMS program issuances (e.g., transmittal notices, national coverage determinations, and so on) , day-to-day operating instructions, policies, ... EXAMPLE: CHARGEMASTER GOODMEDICINE HOSPITAL Printed on: ANYWHERE, US 12345 04/15/YYYY. a Departmentanbsp;...
|Title||:||Understanding Health Insurance (Book Only)|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-01-27|