Medical Coding, Billing, and Insurance

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
OST
148
3
0
0
3
Prerequisite:

MED 121 or OST 141

Corequisite:

None

This course introduces fundamentals of medical coding, billing, and insurance. Emphasis is placed on the medical billing cycle to include third party payers, coding concepts, and form preparation. Upon completion, students should be able to explain the life cycle of and accurately complete a medical insurance claim.