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HCR 220 Week 1 Checkpoint Features of Health Plans
HCR 220 Week 1 CheckPoint Payment Methods Presentation
HCR 220 Week 1 Assignment Steps in the Medical Billing Process
HCR 220 Week 2 DQ 1 and DQ 2
HCR 220 Week 2 CheckPoint Medical Records Documentation and Billing
HCR 220 Week 3 CheckPoint Eligibility, Payment, and Billing Procedures
HCR 220 Week 3 Assignment Understanding the Patient Intake Process
HCR 220 Week 4 DQ 1 and DQ 2
HCR 220 Week 4 CheckPoint Determining Diagnosis Code Categories
HCR 220 Week 5 CheckPoint Describing CPT Coding Categories
HCR 220 Week 5 Exercise Working with CPT Modifiers
HCR 220 Week 5 Assignment Assigning Evaluation and Management (E M) Codes
HCR 220 Week 6 DQ 1 and DQ 2
HCR 220 Week 6 CheckPoint Applying Level II HCPCS Modifiers
HCR 220 Week 7 CheckPoint Errors and Compliance in Coding
HCR 220 Week 7 Assignment Evaluating Compliance Strategies
HCR 220 Week 8 DQ 1 and DQ 2
HCR 220 Week 8 Checkpoint Complete a CMS-1500 Claim Form
HCR 220 Week 9 Capstone CheckPoint

HCR 220 Week 9 Final Project How HIPAA Violations Affect the Medical Billing Process

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HCR 220 Week 1 Assignment Steps in the Medical Billing Process

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Assignment: Steps in the Medical Billing Process

Resource: Figure 1.6 on p. 17 of Medical Insurance

Write a 500 to 750 word paper that lists the sequence of steps in the medical billing process. In your own words, provide a 3 to 4 sentence explanation for each step.

Your paper must be formattedaccording to APA standards to be graded.

Attach in a Word Document.

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HCR 220 Week 1 Checkpoint Features of Health Plans

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CheckPoint: Features of Health Plans

Resource: Table 1.1 on p. 13 of Medical Insurance: An Integrated Claims Process Approach

Write and post a 250 to 300 word response to the following questions:

Describe the similarities and differences among the major types of health plans. Do you believe any one plan offers greater financial or coverage benefits to either a consumer or a provider? Explain your answers.

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HCR 220 Week 2 CheckPoint Medical Records Documentation and Billing

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CheckPoint: Medical Records Documentation and Billing

Write a 250 to 300 word response to the following:

Describe how compliance plans correlate to different medical records documentation standards.

Which steps in the medical billing process, listed in Ch. 1 of Medical Insurance, are related to the following:

Compliance plans

Medical records

Documentation standards

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HCR 220 Week 3 Assignment Understanding the Patient Intake Process

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Assignment: Understanding the Patient Intake Process

Resource: Figure 3.1 on p. 75 of Medical Insurance

Write a 750 to 1,050 word essay discussing strategies to improve patient intake efficiency not covered in the text. Include the following components in your essay:

Provide at least one must-have item not covered in the text.

Provide a minimum of one reliable reference from the University Library or the Internet.

Your paper must be formattedaccording to APA standards to be graded.

Attach in a Word Document.

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HCR 220 Week 3 CheckPoint Eligibility, Payment, and Billing Procedures

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CheckPoint: Eligibility, Payment, and Billing Procedures

Resource: pp. 86–88 of Medical InsuranceWrite a 250 to 300 word response to the following:

Describe a factor that determines patient benefits eligibility.

What are the appropriate steps to take when insurance does not cover a planned service?

Relate these steps to the eligibility factor you identified and provide two examples of patient charges with corresponding billing transactions.

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HCR 220 Week 4 CheckPoint Determining Diagnosis Code Categories

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CheckPoint: Determining Diagnosis Code Categories

Resource: pp. 130-135 of Medical Insurance

Due Date: Day 5 [Individual forum]

Post a response to the following: Determine a diagnosis code category for the following case studies and explain the rationale for your selections:

A 56-year-old woman presents to the office complaining of pronounced weakness on the right side of her body and slurred speech for the past 18 hours. Based on the examination, the physician orders an MRI to investigate a possible transient ischemic attack (TIA). A 42-year-old man comes to the office complaining of intermittent chest pain. The physician orders an EKG to rule out a possible cardiac event. A 23-year-old diabetic female exhibits a non-healing wound on her left foot.

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HCR 220 Week 5 Assignment Assigning Evaluation and Management (E M) Codes

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Assignment: Assigning Evaluation and Management (E/M) Codes

Resources:Figure 5.3 on p. 161, and Table 5.4 on p. 165 of Medical Insurance

Assign appropriate E/M codes for the following five cases:

Initial consultation performed for a 43-year-old woman with unexplained weight loss, abdominal pain, and rectal bleeding. A comprehensive history and examination is performed.

A 32-year-old patient presents complaining of flu-like symptoms characterized by unremitting cough, sinus pain, and thick nasal discharge. An examination reveals bronchitis and sinus infection. The patient is prescribed a 7-day course of Zithromax.

Established patient on Lithium presents for routine blood work to monitor therapeutic levels and kidney function. A nurse reviews the results and advises the patient that tests are normal, and no change in dosage is indicated.

A 78-year-old diabetic female presents for check-up and dressing change of wound on left foot. An examination reveals the wound is healing. The nurse applied new dressing and patient will return for a check-up in one week.

A mother brings in her 4 ½ month-old baby for a routine wellness check. An examination reveals the child to be in good health and making adequate progress.

Provide the rationale you used to assign a particular E/M code in 2 to 3 complete sentences for each of the case studies.

Your paper must be formattedaccording to APA standards to be graded.

Attach in a Word Document.

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HCR 220 Week 5 CheckPoint Describing CPT Coding Categories

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CheckPoint: Describing CPT Coding Categories

Resource: p. 145 of Medical Insurance

Write a 250 to 300 word response in which you assume you are a medical office manager who wants to make the coding process easier for employees to understand. To facilitate better understanding of this process, respond to the following:

Come up with buzzwords or slogans that would best describe the three CPT code categories.

What types of procedures or services are included in each of the three CPT code categories?

Provide one example for each category in your description.

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