Medical Billing and Coding For Dummies, 3rd Edition
ISBN: 1119625440
EAN13: 9781119625445
Language: English
Pages: 352
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 7.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher: For Dummies

Medical Billing and Coding For Dummies, 3rd Edition

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From the Back Cover Discover certification requirements Ensure patient billing is accurate and efficient Understand the latest updates to the ICD-10 Prepare for an exciting new career! Healthcare is currently the largest employment sector in the United States and growing fast! Medical billing and coding specialists are in high demand, and this updated guide gives you all the information you need to get started in this productive field. It explains what the job entails, the rules you'll deal with, employment opportunities, and how to acquire your certification. Then it takes you through the actual on-the-job process and shows you how to work with the various stakeholders involved. For a healthy professional future, read on! Inside... How billing and coding differ The compliance rules Understanding medical terms Which certification suits you? Finding a study program Steps to processing a claim Handling appeals and disputes Ethical considerations