Medical Billing Basics Course

From Sep 10 2020 8:30 am until Nov 15 2020 3:00 pm

If a career at a medical facility is of interest to you, or if you would like to expand your skills within the medical billing field, this course is for you!

There is a growing need for trained billers in the medical field.  A career in medical billing comes with growing employment opportunities in a variety of settings including: hospitals, clinics, and skilled nursing facilities.

Minnesota West Community & Technical College and Medi-Sota, Inc. have partnered to develop an interactive online course to prepare students for success, providing them the skills needed to pursue this career path.

This online course provides the flexibility for those students already employed and need non-traditional training opportunities to succeed.  Weekly Zoom meetings with the instructor offer the opportunity to ask questions and receive guidance as needed.  The online class is interactive and offers realistic scenarios to test the student’s ability to resolve problems and to increase their understanding of the correct procedures to follow in various billing situations.


The September 10, 2020 course has a registration deadline of August 15, 2020

Course Description:
This course provides a study of health insurance plans, billing and reimbursement methodologies, and compliance approaches.  Included: Payor categories, APC’s and other prospective payment  systems, the revenue cycle, chargemaster, RBRV’s, regulatory guidelines, billing processes, and more.

Registration Instructions

Course Objectives

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Payment is due in full at the time of registration. Please note that the registration fee covers the class only; it does not include the book or the online simulation lab access. Attendees are responsible for purchasing these items independently. Additional purchase information including the book and online simulation lab access will be emailed to each attendee after registration is confirmed. Registrations without payment information will not be accepted.

Course Cost:

Course Fee: $699.00

Book Bundle Fee & Simulation Module Access: $214.00

Simulation Module Access Fee Only: $100.00 (If a facility purchases the book bundle and wants to use the books for future student training, there is an option to pay for the simulation model access as long as the book edition remains the same.

 

For questions regarding billing or registration please contact:
Megan Gorres RN, MS, Education Coordinator
Phone: 320-564-5015
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For questions regarding IT or the book please contact:
Roxanne Hayenga, Customized Training Representative
Phone: 507-372-3468
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  • Refund Policy: Cancellations must be made no later than 10 business days prior to the course. The full course fee will be charged if cancellation is made in less than 10 business days. Full refunds will be given for all classes cancelled by Minnesota West Community & Technical College. Registration is transferable to another person.
  • Equal Opportunity: Minnesota West Community & Technical College is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment and education opportunity.
  • Sexual Harassment: Any Customized Training Services student or staff member who believes he/she may have been harassed should report the incident to Karen Miler, Human Resources, Minnesota West Community & Technical College, 1011 First St. W., Canby MN 56220, 507-223-7252.
  • Senior Citizen: Senior citizens taking course(s) through Minnesota West Community and Technical College Customized Training Services/Continuing Education will be charged according to Minnesota Statute 135A.52, which states: A senior citizen taking a closed enrollment contract training or professional continuing education courses must pay the regular tuition charge for the course and is not eligible for a free/or reduced rate.
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