Business Office Tech Health (BOTH)

BOTH 1210 - Adm Procedures Med Offices (3 Credit Hours)

This course is a discussion of the components of effective client/staff communication, both verbal and nonverbal. Beginning front office activities in a medical office such as scheduling, insurance, billing, using and maintaining office equipment, legal and ethical issues in the medical office, maintaining patient records, and patient/client education methods are covered. Practical application activities are integrated throughout this course.

Prerequisite(s): None

(3/0/3)

BOTH 1230 - Insurance Billing & Coding (3 Credit Hours)

Discussion of the types of health insurance, insurance claims procedures and instruction in the application of the current version of the International Classification of Diseases, 2001, Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT).

Prerequisite(s): None

(3/0/3)

BOTH 1250 - Advanced Coding (3 Credit Hours)

This course covers advanced diagnosis and procedure coding in the application of the current version of the International Classification of Diseases, 2001, Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM) Classification System and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT). Students may participate in selected clinical sites as part of this course, if available.

Prerequisite(s): BOTH 1230

(3/0/3)

BOTH 1350 - Gen Body Structr/Med Off Term (3 Credit Hours)

This course covers identification of the organs and basic functions of the human body and disorders as it relates to each system and medical terminology by use of prefixes, suffixes, and anatomical roots.

Prerequisite(s): None

(3/0/3)

BOTH 1400 - Electronic Heath Records (EHR) (3 Credit Hours)

This course covers the history, benefits, standards, functionality, security, and confidentiality as well as the impact of electronic health records (EHR) in the healthcare environment. Students will have hands-on experience using EHR software to complete common work tasks in the health care setting.

Prerequisite(s): None

(3/0/3)

BOTH 2110 - Medical Office Transcription (3 Credit Hours)

This course covers principles of medical transcription along with practical application and usage of medical forms, reports and case studies with integrated medical terminology and medical keyboarding. Students may participate in selected clinical sites as part of this course, if available.

Prerequisite(s): BOTH 1350 and KYBD 1111

(3/0/3)