Certification Preparation

Certification Preparation

Are You Prepared?

Whether you have completed a basic course in Medical Coding or have on the job work experience and want to take that next step, let us help you prepare for success on your exam.

Certification represents a very high level of knowledge and proficiency. The nationally recognized and prestigious certifications include terms such as PROFESSIONAL and SPECIALIST in their designation. To achieve these certifications requires a mastery of the discipline of coding as well as the ability to apply it in practice with accuracy and efficiency. Often, exam candidates find that the exams are much more difficult than they are prepared for. Our team of Mentors are both highly experienced Medical Coding Professionals with vast field experience as well as experienced educators. We are proud of a stellar success history is preparing medical coding professionals in all areas of the industry.

ABOUT OUR PROGRAM

Certifications Supported – Compliant Coding Systems recognizes and supports all core credentials awarded by The American Academy of Professional Coders and The American Health Information Management Association. These two prestigious organizations are nationally respected as leaders in maintaining high standards in the healthcare industry in the field of Health Information Management and the advancement of professional standards and ethics. Our philosophy is not to teach to a specific exam but to prepare candidates as highly skilled professionals worthy of the mark of distinction and achievement that each credential represents. Our core preparation program accomplishes this objective while our Mentors work with candidates in the pursuit of the specific credential chosen. In this model, we are able to best match specific industry expertise with the goals of candidates.

Program Features – Our program integrates a full range of options to achieve the highest degree of success for each candidate we serve. We offer on line review modules incorporating clear and detailed explanations of all covered exam content through video presentations, practical exercises complete with sample documentation that is equal to that encountered in the field, and a full range of assessments to assure competency prior to a candidate sitting for a certification exam. Our approach to review, reinforcement, repetition, and recall is proven to develop competence and confidence.

The program includes:

Live Web Conferences Daily

Each candidate is assigned a personal Mentor with the certification you are preparing for

3 months of access to Video Presentations, References, Practice Exercises, Section Assessments, and Practice Exams.

Personal Readiness Assessments to measure exam preparation progress.

Support 7 days a week

Are You Prepared?

We Offer:

LIVE WEB CONFERENCES DAILY

Live sessions Monday – Friday
6:30 PM EST
1 Session each Saturday and Sunday
1:00 PM EST

Review Topics Include:

CPT ® – Detailed review of all sections of the procedure code set including format, instructions, guidelines, modifiers, appendices, and more with practical examples.

ICD-10 – A complete review of the ICD-10 code set with a review of Official Guidelines, structure, coding conventions, tables, code selection process, chapter review, procedures, as well as supplemental guidance from AHA Coding Clinic®

HCPCS – Detailed review of Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System including format, structure, use and application and practical examples, exercises, and assessments.

Regulatory Compliance – Review of applicable regulations to the healthcare industry, Health Information Management, and Reimbursement including Fraud and Abuse, Privacy, and Security.

Healthcare Delivery Environments – Inpatient, Outpatient, Professional Services, Facility Services, and more. Detailed review of reporting requirements and processes for each environment.

Documentation – Detailed review of types of healthcare documentation and records including electronic records, determining complete, accurate, and acceptable healthcare documentation, and addressing healthcare documentation discrepancies.

Reimbursement – Review and assessment of healthcare financial processes and methodology. Fee for Service, Capitation, Prospective Payment, and more.

Healthcare Data – Electronic data communication for claims, NCCI, Clearinghouse, and more