HIT 285: Reimbursement Methodologies

Class Program
Credits 3
A study of healthcare payment systems and their effects on the US healthcare delivery system. Functions and history of each major payment system are studied. Compliance strategies, clinical documentation improvement, fraud surveillance measures, and reporting requirements will be discussed. Ethical standards of practice will be applied and promoted. Organization, analysis and presentation of data using software applications. Web-based instruction. Prerequisites: HIT 176, HIT 184, HIT 185. (S, Su, O)