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HIM 161 Introduction to Insurance and Insurance Billing II
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2015
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only
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Description: Real world scenarios for student application of knowledge and skills building in data content, insurance systems, billing processes, clinical vocabularies, ethical and legal issues and computer applications.

Prerequisites: RDG094

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Evaluation Level) Compare discrepancies between coded data and supporting documentation.
2. (Application Level) Identify and appropriately use reimbursement methodologies to code data.
3. (Evaluation Level) Validate the coded data collected for appropriate reimbursement.
4. (Application Level) Recognize and employ information and communication technologies to include common software applications (such as word processing; spreadsheets; e-mail; and the like) in the execution of work processes.
5. (Application Level) Utilize specialized software in the completion of billing processes.
6. (Application Level) Recognize and report violations of healthcare privacy, confidentiality, legal and ethical policies and procedures as well as ethical standards of practice.
7. (Synthesis Level) Collect and manage health data incorporating appropriate methodologies.
8. (Application Level) Demonstrate management of data content.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None