Medical Billing for Beginners

(CE)

Saturday, Oct. 1
3-4 p.m.
Room 2502

We are going back to the basics with medical billing. Learn what it is, what it is not, and the various ways you could tap into this market. You’ll come to understand basic terminology, various payer requirements, tips for reconciling claims, and where to find staff training to get started.

Samantha Henderson, biller, R&S Drug Store

Leslee Kern, owner, R&S Drug Stores

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives:

  1. Define credentialing, contracting, and privileging.

  2. Explore systems for determining coverage and coordination of benefits .

  3. Discuss differences in billing the medical benefit for different types of payers and services such as immunizations, durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies, and Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support.

  4. Describe opportunities for staff training in medical billing.

ACPE UAN: 0207-0000-22-609-L04-P/T | 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEU) | Activity Type: Knowledge-Based