Clinical Medical Administrator

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Language: English

Description: Our online CMA training course prepares students to sit for the NHA and CBCS, CMAA, and CEHRS national certification examinations. Students are given 12 months to complete the CMA training program, and additional time is available if needed. The Clinical Medical Administrator program is designed to prepare students to function as professionals in multiple healthcare settings. Medical administrators with a non-clinical background perform various administrative tasks including assisting with the administration of and preparation of patient records for billing and recording purposes. Job opportunities are prevalent with physician’s offices, clinics, chiropractor’s offices, hospitals and outpatient facilities. This CMA training program also includes the online study guide, for the CBCS, CMAA, and the CEHRS practice exams, and a voucher to pursue the National Health Career Associations (NHA) Billing and Coding Specialists, Medical Administrative Assistant Exam, and Certified Electronic Health Records Specialists Exam.

The purpose of the Clinical Medical Administrator program is to prepare students to allied health professionals by performing functions related to the administrative aspects of a medical office, included but not limited to billing, coding, and electronic health records duties. This program covers the following key areas and topics:

Gather/review essential patient information
Verify required documentation before patient information is released
Prevent fraud/abuse by auditing billing
Assign codes for diagnoses and procedures
Submit claims for reimbursement
Coach healthcare providers to achieve optimal reimbursement
Review and answer practice correspondence
Operate computer systems to accomplish office tasks
Answer calls, schedule appointments, greet patients and maintain files
Update and maintain patient and other practice-specific information
Coordinate operation reports such as time and attendance
Audit patient records for compliance
Abstract clinical information for reports
Perform basic coding to submit reimbursement claims
Process Release of Information (ROI) requests for medical records
Review patient records to ensure completion and accuracy
Collect patient demographic and insurance information

Instructor Description: This program is supported by an expert educational mentor, Patrice Arevalo. Patrice has a degree in medical assisting from The Career College of Northern Nevada as well as a degree in dental assisting from the Community College of the Air Force. She is available to provide guidance and motivation for learners throughout the duration of this program. As an expert mentor, she will provide answers to learner questions, monitor learner's program progression, and review lesson and program quiz/test results.

Certification: Upon successful completion of this program students will be prepared to sit for the National Health Career Association (NHA) national certification examinations for a Billing and Coding Specialists (CBCS), Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA), and Certified Electronic Health Records Specialists (CEHRS). The study material and exam voucher are included with this program.

Requirements
Included in this program are the following textbooks:
• Kinn’s The Administrative Medical Assistant, 7e
• Kinn’s The Administrative Medical Assistant Student Workbook, 7e
• Electronic Health Records
Note: You must install the Medcin Student Edition of the software on a PC. The installation CD is packaged with this textbook. The software is not compatible with a Mac.
• Health Information Technology and Management
•ICD-10-CM 2017 The Complete Official Code Book (Icd-10-Cm the Complete Official Codebook)
•CPT 2017 Professional Edition (CPT/Current Procedural Terminology (Professional Edition))

Class Details

Sessions
Online 24/7

Location

Instructor
Online Class Instructor 

Start Date:upon registration

Tuition: 

$3,995.00


Registration Closes On
Sunday, December 31, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
Online 24/7 TBD Online Class Instructor