Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) (Exam Voucher Included) Online Certificate Course

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This program will train students to handle the increasing complexities of healthcare management and patient care in offices of physicians and other providers

Administrative medical assistants are skilled multi-taskers who direct the flow of patients through an office.  Effective patient flow allows the practice to operate efficiently, increase revenue, and provide a positive experience for the patient. 

Their duties can include scheduling appointments, entering demographic and insurance information into practice software, managing patient check-in and check-out, answering phone calls, filing and retrieving paper records, maintaining electronic records, composing correspondence, performing daily financial practices, assigning medical codes and processing insurance claims.

This program is entirely online and is completed at your own pace. When you register, you receive six (6) months to complete this program.

In this program, learn about the following:

  • Patient Care
  • Vital Signs Measurement
  • Medical Assistance
  • Communication Skills
  • Scheduling

Course Fast Facts:

  • This course is delivered 100% on-line and is accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  • Instructors lead each course and you will be able to interact with them and ask questions
  • You can study from home or at work at your own pace in your own time
  • You can download printer friendly course material or save for viewing offline
  • You will be awarded a certificate at completion of this course

Course Delivery

Upon enrolment, an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. New courses start every month to ensure that we have the correct ratio of students to tutors available, please ensure you select a starting date when you go through our shopping cart, at checkout. The course is easy to follow and understand.

Recognition & Accreditation

Upon completion of this program you will be prepared for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) national certification exam offered by National Healthcareer Association (NHA).   The registration fee for this exam is included with this program.

I.    Becoming an Administrative Medical Assistant  
            A.        Qualities of a Medical Assistant
            B.        Job Duties
            C.        Certification
            D.        Scope of Practice
            E.        Ambulatory Healthcare Settings
            F.        The Healthcare Team
II.    Managing Stress and Improving Communication   
            A.    Stress and Burnout
            B.       Types of Communication
            C.        Barriers to Effective Communication
            D.        Patient Interview Techniques
            E.        The Stages of Grief
III.    Law, Ethics and Healthcare
            A.        Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) 
            B.    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
            C.    Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
            D.        Informed Consent
             E.        Advance Directives
             F.        Ethical Guidelines for Healthcare Providers
            G.    Medical Identify Theft
IV.    Improving Your Medical Office
            A.       The Reception Area
            B.        The Medical Receptionist
            C.        Safety Issues
            D.        Opening and Closing the Facility
V.    Computers in the Ambulatory Care Setting
            A.    Use of Computers in the Medical Office
            B.       Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and Electronic Health Record (EHR)
            C.        Safeguarding Protected Health Information (PHI)
            D.       Cloud Computing
            E.        Mobile Health (mHealth)
VI.    Telecommunications and Patient Scheduling
            A.    Telephone Techniques
            B.    Faxing
            C.    Emails
            D.    Patient Portal
            E.        Patient Scheduling Methods
            F.       Cancellations and No Shows
            G.    Dealing with Irate Patients    

MIDTERM   

VII.    Medical Terminology:  Word Parts, Plurals, Abbreviations
            A.    Importance of Medical Terminology
            B.    Understanding Word Parts:  Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes
            C.    Abbreviations and Acronyms in Medical Records
            D.    Plural Endings    
VIII.    Managing Medical Records
            A.        Purposes of Medical Records
            B.        Electronic, Paper and Hybrid Medical Records
            C.        Categories of Medical Records
            D.        Flow Sheets
            E.        SOAP Notes
            F.    Filing Paper Records
            G.    Release of Information (ROI)
            H.    Personal Health Record (PHR)
IX.    Written Communication
            A.        Components of a Business Letter
            B.        Proofreading
            C.        Meeting Agendas
            D.        Business Emails
X.    Working with Medical Documents
             A.        Purposes of Medical Records
             B.    Types of Medical Record
            C.    Medical Transcriptionist/Medical Scribe    
            D.        Electronic Signatures
XI.    Medical Billing and Coding:  An Overview
            A.    Health Insurance Terms
            B.    Private and Government-Sponsored Insurers
            C.    Code Sets:  ICD-10-CM/PCS, CPT, HCPCS Level II
            D.    CMS-1500 and UB-04
            E.    Electronic Claims
            F.    Pre-authorizations
            G.    Medical Necessity    
            H.    Explanation of Benefits (EOBs)
            I.    Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
            J.    Advance Beneficiary Notice (ABN)
XII.    Daily Financial Practices
            A.        Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable
            B.    Provider Fees
            C.    Improving Patient Payments
            D.    Claims Denial Strategies
            E.    Practice Management Software
            F.    Managing Patient Accounts
            G.    Petty Cash
XIII.    The Administrative Medical Assistant as Office Manager
            A.    Qualities of an Office Manager
            B.    Job Duties
            C.    Policy & Procedure Manual
            D.    Staff Meetings
            E.    Physician Credentialing
            F.    Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI)
            G.    Practice Websites

            FINAL    

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

1.  Who are Courses For Success?

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Our courses span across many categories including Academic, Animal, Beauty, Business, Career, Counseling, Creative & Media, Health & Therapy, Hobbies & Trades, IT, Personal Development, Sports & Fitness.

Some of the companies we work with include Groupon, Living Social, CNN, Entrepreneur, Mashable, Reed UK, Stack Social and many more.

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4.  Are there any requirements to study this course?

No, anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take our course. There are no entry requirements to take this course.

5.   Do I require to have finished high school to complete this course?

No, you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take this course.

6.  What if English is not my first language?

This course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

7.  Is this course online or conducted in person?

All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

8.  How do I receive my course?

After you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email and tax receipt. You will also receive an email containing your course login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to access and log in to your course via the internet with any device, please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive the email.

9.  When does this course start?

Providing you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like, just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation. By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace. Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

11.  What computer skills do I need for my course?

You don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training, but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

12.  How long will you have access to the online course?

Please see the duration of Course Access, under course summary.

13.  How long will my course take?

Please see the number of hours to complete in Course Duration, under course summary

14.  What is included with the course?

The onetime fee includes all training materials, including online content, diagrams, videos if included, interactive instructions and quizzes, plus you will receive a certificate upon completion.

15.  Do I need to buy textbooks?

All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

16.  Is the course interactive?

Yes, all our courses are interactive.

17.  Is there an assessment or exam?

Yes, you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

18.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and potential employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

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Our completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn new skills, you might even get a promotion.

19.  Will this course be credited by universities?

No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

20.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

21.  How will this course assist me with my career?

Studying and completing this course will show employers that you have the knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in this area of expertise.

22.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

23.  Can I take more than one course at a time?

Courses are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the topics related to your training goals in one go. 

24.  What are the Payment Methods available? Is there a payment plan?

We accept payments via PayPal, Credit Card and Bank Transfer. *For faster transaction Credit Card payments are preferred. Please purchase online via our website course product page or contact us at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, to pay via bank transfer.

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26.  Can I request for an invoice before purchase?

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27.  Purchase for a gift?

Yes, you can purchase this course as a gift, simply send an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, with the course details and we can accommodate this.

28.  Can I create my own course bundle?

Yes, you can customize your own bundle. Please send us the complete list with the exact course link of the courses you'd like to bundle up via email email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com and we will create them for you. *Each course access, time of completion and certification varies depending on the course type.

29.  How will I contact Courses For Success if I have any questions?

You can contact our support team, at any time through live chat on our website, or email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, or by calling one of our phone numbers depending on which country you are in.  

Nancy Smith has almost 30 years of experience in healthcare education.  After graduating from college with a degree in vocational education, she taught administrative medical programs in vocational schools and community colleges.  In addition, she has professional experience as a medical coder, insurance claims specialist, medical records auditor, and medical office manager.  She is a member of AHIMA and has a CCS-P coding certification.

She currently does coding for ambulatory surgery center and resides in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

LaTisha Cottingham has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry. She has six years of teaching experience in the field of medical billing and coding and Medical Assisting. Currently she is employed as an HIM Analyst for a Long-Term Care establishment that is based out of Alabama. Previously she was employed as the lead instructor for the Allied Health Department for a local career institute.

LaTisha's field of expertise is in the area of physician-based inpatient coding and Emergency Department coding. The certifications that she holds are as follows: a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), a Certified Professional Coder (CPC), and a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA). In preparation for ICD-10-CM, LaTisha received her ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer Certification from American Health Information Association (AHIMA), where she is currently a member. LaTisha is also a member of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and the National Healthcare Association (NHA) where she is a test proctor.

Carline Dalgleish has worked in medical office administration, including billing and coding, for over 30 years. She holds a bachelor's degree in Business Information Systems and a master's degree in Leadership. She is an AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer and is a member of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM). She owns her own consulting firm, AnnGrant Education Services, Inc.

She is currently completing a textbook on the new ICD-10 coding system and is completing a bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management with a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) certification.

LaTrisha Howard has over 10 years experience in the healthcare industry. LaTrisha has expertise in coding Inpatient, Outpatient, and ER medical records. In addition to Ms. Howard’s experience in coding, she has experience in chart auditing and physician education. 

She is currently working as an ER Coder/Auditor for a physician billing and consulting service, and currently holds the CCS and CPC certification, as well as being a member of AHIMA and AAPC.

Shonda Miles is a Certified Professional Coder, Certified Professional Medical Auditor, and holds an Executive Masters of Business Administration, Master’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Management).

Shonda Miles has over 6 years in the healthcare industry. Shonda has expertise in coding and chart auditing Inpatient, Outpatient, and ER medical records. She is a member of AAPC, NAMAS and ACHE. She is currently employed with a university hospital as a Compliance Auditor. She resides in Shreveport, LA.

Lydia S. Stewart, RN, BSN received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, La. Lydia currently serves as the Revenue Cycle Manager at a large regional medical center in Northeast Louisiana. Lydia has been a Registered Nurse for 23 years, 15 of those years specializing in Critical Care Nursing and supervision. 

Lydia has mentored hundreds of nurses throughout the course of her nursing career. She is responsible for Medical Audits, Charge Capture, and governmental compliance audits and reviews. She performs revenue cycle fundamental and charging education to department directors and hospital staff. Lydia collaborates with the business office to rectify billing edit issues. She performs managed care reviews for accurate payment. Lydia also serves as an independent charge master and reimbursement consultant to area outpatient service centers. Lydia is a member of the Louisiana Medical Auditor Association and HFMA.

Bunny Reeves is the senior ambulatory surgery coder at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. She ensures that all charges are captured using appropriate CPT, ICD-9 codes, and modifiers.

Bunny has trained and supervised entry-level coders at St. Vincent Medical Center in Staten Island and currently trains student coders at Maimonides Medical Center. She has many years of experience in inpatient and professional coding.

In 2007, Ms. Reeves became a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) through the nationally known organization, American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

About this Course

This program will train students to handle the increasing complexities of healthcare management and patient care in offices of physicians and other providers

Administrative medical assistants are skilled multi-taskers who direct the flow of patients through an office.  Effective patient flow allows the practice to operate efficiently, increase revenue, and provide a positive experience for the patient. 

Their duties can include scheduling appointments, entering demographic and insurance information into practice software, managing patient check-in and check-out, answering phone calls, filing and retrieving paper records, maintaining electronic records, composing correspondence, performing daily financial practices, assigning medical codes and processing insurance claims.

This program is entirely online and is completed at your own pace. When you register, you receive six (6) months to complete this program.

In this program, learn about the following:

  • Patient Care
  • Vital Signs Measurement
  • Medical Assistance
  • Communication Skills
  • Scheduling

Course Fast Facts:

  • This course is delivered 100% on-line and is accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  • Instructors lead each course and you will be able to interact with them and ask questions
  • You can study from home or at work at your own pace in your own time
  • You can download printer friendly course material or save for viewing offline
  • You will be awarded a certificate at completion of this course

Course Delivery

Upon enrolment, an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. New courses start every month to ensure that we have the correct ratio of students to tutors available, please ensure you select a starting date when you go through our shopping cart, at checkout. The course is easy to follow and understand.

Recognition & Accreditation

Upon completion of this program you will be prepared for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) national certification exam offered by National Healthcareer Association (NHA).   The registration fee for this exam is included with this program.

I.    Becoming an Administrative Medical Assistant  
            A.        Qualities of a Medical Assistant
            B.        Job Duties
            C.        Certification
            D.        Scope of Practice
            E.        Ambulatory Healthcare Settings
            F.        The Healthcare Team
II.    Managing Stress and Improving Communication   
            A.    Stress and Burnout
            B.       Types of Communication
            C.        Barriers to Effective Communication
            D.        Patient Interview Techniques
            E.        The Stages of Grief
III.    Law, Ethics and Healthcare
            A.        Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) 
            B.    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
            C.    Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
            D.        Informed Consent
             E.        Advance Directives
             F.        Ethical Guidelines for Healthcare Providers
            G.    Medical Identify Theft
IV.    Improving Your Medical Office
            A.       The Reception Area
            B.        The Medical Receptionist
            C.        Safety Issues
            D.        Opening and Closing the Facility
V.    Computers in the Ambulatory Care Setting
            A.    Use of Computers in the Medical Office
            B.       Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and Electronic Health Record (EHR)
            C.        Safeguarding Protected Health Information (PHI)
            D.       Cloud Computing
            E.        Mobile Health (mHealth)
VI.    Telecommunications and Patient Scheduling
            A.    Telephone Techniques
            B.    Faxing
            C.    Emails
            D.    Patient Portal
            E.        Patient Scheduling Methods
            F.       Cancellations and No Shows
            G.    Dealing with Irate Patients    

MIDTERM   

VII.    Medical Terminology:  Word Parts, Plurals, Abbreviations
            A.    Importance of Medical Terminology
            B.    Understanding Word Parts:  Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes
            C.    Abbreviations and Acronyms in Medical Records
            D.    Plural Endings    
VIII.    Managing Medical Records
            A.        Purposes of Medical Records
            B.        Electronic, Paper and Hybrid Medical Records
            C.        Categories of Medical Records
            D.        Flow Sheets
            E.        SOAP Notes
            F.    Filing Paper Records
            G.    Release of Information (ROI)
            H.    Personal Health Record (PHR)
IX.    Written Communication
            A.        Components of a Business Letter
            B.        Proofreading
            C.        Meeting Agendas
            D.        Business Emails
X.    Working with Medical Documents
             A.        Purposes of Medical Records
             B.    Types of Medical Record
            C.    Medical Transcriptionist/Medical Scribe    
            D.        Electronic Signatures
XI.    Medical Billing and Coding:  An Overview
            A.    Health Insurance Terms
            B.    Private and Government-Sponsored Insurers
            C.    Code Sets:  ICD-10-CM/PCS, CPT, HCPCS Level II
            D.    CMS-1500 and UB-04
            E.    Electronic Claims
            F.    Pre-authorizations
            G.    Medical Necessity    
            H.    Explanation of Benefits (EOBs)
            I.    Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
            J.    Advance Beneficiary Notice (ABN)
XII.    Daily Financial Practices
            A.        Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable
            B.    Provider Fees
            C.    Improving Patient Payments
            D.    Claims Denial Strategies
            E.    Practice Management Software
            F.    Managing Patient Accounts
            G.    Petty Cash
XIII.    The Administrative Medical Assistant as Office Manager
            A.    Qualities of an Office Manager
            B.    Job Duties
            C.    Policy & Procedure Manual
            D.    Staff Meetings
            E.    Physician Credentialing
            F.    Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI)
            G.    Practice Websites

            FINAL    

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

1.  Who are Courses For Success?

Courses For Success is a global course platform that started in 2008 with 5 courses, since then we have grown to over 10,000 online courses. As our courses are delivered online via the internet, we sell our courses worldwide.

Our courses span across many categories including Academic, Animal, Beauty, Business, Career, Counseling, Creative & Media, Health & Therapy, Hobbies & Trades, IT, Personal Development, Sports & Fitness.

Some of the companies we work with include Groupon, Living Social, CNN, Entrepreneur, Mashable, Reed UK, Stack Social and many more.

2.  Is there a refund/cancellation policy?

Yes, we have a 7-day money-back refund guarantee. Just send us an email to email///mce_host/info)(coursesforsuccess.com">email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com with the subject Courses For Success Refund so we can accommodate your request.

3.  What is the FREE Personal Success Training Program?

The Personal Success Training Program was developed by Courses For Success to help our customers achieve success. Currently, we are offering this program for FREE with every course or bundle purchase this month. This is a limited time offer! We have received thousands of reviews for this program, please see: Personal Success Training Program Reviews

4.  Are there any requirements to study this course?

No, anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take our course. There are no entry requirements to take this course.

5.   Do I require to have finished high school to complete this course?

No, you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take this course.

6.  What if English is not my first language?

This course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

7.  Is this course online or conducted in person?

All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

8.  How do I receive my course?

After you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email and tax receipt. You will also receive an email containing your course login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to access and log in to your course via the internet with any device, please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive the email.

9.  When does this course start?

Providing you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like, just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation. By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace. Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

11.  What computer skills do I need for my course?

You don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training, but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

12.  How long will you have access to the online course?

Please see the duration of Course Access, under course summary.

13.  How long will my course take?

Please see the number of hours to complete in Course Duration, under course summary

14.  What is included with the course?

The onetime fee includes all training materials, including online content, diagrams, videos if included, interactive instructions and quizzes, plus you will receive a certificate upon completion.

15.  Do I need to buy textbooks?

All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

16.  Is the course interactive?

Yes, all our courses are interactive.

17.  Is there an assessment or exam?

Yes, you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

18.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and potential employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

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The term “Courses for Success” helped me in my current position to succeed. After completing the courses, I gave my manager the completion certificates. Recently I received a promotion too."
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"I had a very good experience with my course. It has helped me to get multiple jobs and prepared me for almost everything I would need to know. The course was very informative and easy to understand and broken up perfectly to be done in a short amount of time while still learning a good amount! I would recommend Courses for Success to anyone trying to get abs certifications for job advancements, it is well worth it!"
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Our completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn new skills, you might even get a promotion.

19.  Will this course be credited by universities?

No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

20.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

21.  How will this course assist me with my career?

Studying and completing this course will show employers that you have the knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in this area of expertise.

22.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

23.  Can I take more than one course at a time?

Courses are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the topics related to your training goals in one go. 

24.  What are the Payment Methods available? Is there a payment plan?

We accept payments via PayPal, Credit Card and Bank Transfer. *For faster transaction Credit Card payments are preferred. Please purchase online via our website course product page or contact us at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, to pay via bank transfer.

25.  Can I purchase for multiple people?

Yes, you can do this by purchasing individually via website or send us a request via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

26.  Can I request for an invoice before purchase?

Yes, you can request for an invoice via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

27.  Purchase for a gift?

Yes, you can purchase this course as a gift, simply send an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, with the course details and we can accommodate this.

28.  Can I create my own course bundle?

Yes, you can customize your own bundle. Please send us the complete list with the exact course link of the courses you'd like to bundle up via email email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com and we will create them for you. *Each course access, time of completion and certification varies depending on the course type.

29.  How will I contact Courses For Success if I have any questions?

You can contact our support team, at any time through live chat on our website, or email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, or by calling one of our phone numbers depending on which country you are in.  

Nancy Smith has almost 30 years of experience in healthcare education.  After graduating from college with a degree in vocational education, she taught administrative medical programs in vocational schools and community colleges.  In addition, she has professional experience as a medical coder, insurance claims specialist, medical records auditor, and medical office manager.  She is a member of AHIMA and has a CCS-P coding certification.

She currently does coding for ambulatory surgery center and resides in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

LaTisha Cottingham has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry. She has six years of teaching experience in the field of medical billing and coding and Medical Assisting. Currently she is employed as an HIM Analyst for a Long-Term Care establishment that is based out of Alabama. Previously she was employed as the lead instructor for the Allied Health Department for a local career institute.

LaTisha's field of expertise is in the area of physician-based inpatient coding and Emergency Department coding. The certifications that she holds are as follows: a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), a Certified Professional Coder (CPC), and a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA). In preparation for ICD-10-CM, LaTisha received her ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer Certification from American Health Information Association (AHIMA), where she is currently a member. LaTisha is also a member of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and the National Healthcare Association (NHA) where she is a test proctor.

Carline Dalgleish has worked in medical office administration, including billing and coding, for over 30 years. She holds a bachelor's degree in Business Information Systems and a master's degree in Leadership. She is an AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer and is a member of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM). She owns her own consulting firm, AnnGrant Education Services, Inc.

She is currently completing a textbook on the new ICD-10 coding system and is completing a bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management with a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) certification.

LaTrisha Howard has over 10 years experience in the healthcare industry. LaTrisha has expertise in coding Inpatient, Outpatient, and ER medical records. In addition to Ms. Howard’s experience in coding, she has experience in chart auditing and physician education. 

She is currently working as an ER Coder/Auditor for a physician billing and consulting service, and currently holds the CCS and CPC certification, as well as being a member of AHIMA and AAPC.

Shonda Miles is a Certified Professional Coder, Certified Professional Medical Auditor, and holds an Executive Masters of Business Administration, Master’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Management).

Shonda Miles has over 6 years in the healthcare industry. Shonda has expertise in coding and chart auditing Inpatient, Outpatient, and ER medical records. She is a member of AAPC, NAMAS and ACHE. She is currently employed with a university hospital as a Compliance Auditor. She resides in Shreveport, LA.

Lydia S. Stewart, RN, BSN received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, La. Lydia currently serves as the Revenue Cycle Manager at a large regional medical center in Northeast Louisiana. Lydia has been a Registered Nurse for 23 years, 15 of those years specializing in Critical Care Nursing and supervision. 

Lydia has mentored hundreds of nurses throughout the course of her nursing career. She is responsible for Medical Audits, Charge Capture, and governmental compliance audits and reviews. She performs revenue cycle fundamental and charging education to department directors and hospital staff. Lydia collaborates with the business office to rectify billing edit issues. She performs managed care reviews for accurate payment. Lydia also serves as an independent charge master and reimbursement consultant to area outpatient service centers. Lydia is a member of the Louisiana Medical Auditor Association and HFMA.

Bunny Reeves is the senior ambulatory surgery coder at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. She ensures that all charges are captured using appropriate CPT, ICD-9 codes, and modifiers.

Bunny has trained and supervised entry-level coders at St. Vincent Medical Center in Staten Island and currently trains student coders at Maimonides Medical Center. She has many years of experience in inpatient and professional coding.

In 2007, Ms. Reeves became a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) through the nationally known organization, American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

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Course Summary

Course ID: 007GES147
Delivery Mode: Online
Access: 6 months
Tutor Support: Yes
Time: 160 Hours
Qualification: Certificate

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