ME213 Medical Insurance Billing
Prerequisites: SC 102, SC 125 or SC 129, and keyboarding proficiency of 25 WPM. Prerequisite/Co-requisite: ME 201.

This course introduces the student to the major medical insurance programs and guidelines for submitting health insurance claim forms. It also gives the student a foundation of knowledge in diagnostic coding and procedural coding. Additional instruction is received in hospital insurance billing and electronic claims transmission. Legal issues relating to medical insurance claims are also discussed. This course has a hands-on approach based on student practice software.

3 Credit Hours