HEALTHCARE ACCESS Course Description

HEALTHCARE ACCESS ASSOCIATE

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

2018-2019



HCAA 105       BASIC HEALTHCARE ACCESS PROCEDURES                                          (3-0-4)

This course is designed to include an overview of the electronic health record - its purposes, uses, and content, HIPAA as it relates to privacy and confidentiality respective to protected patient health information, basic registration procedures, basic coding systems, and performance improvement.                                                         

HCAA 200       ADVANCED HEALTHCARE ACCESS PROCEDURES                                  (3-0-3)

This course is designed include resource scheduling, registration input systems and/or practice management systems, front office procedures, verifying insurance, and processes for securing treatment authorizations, copayment amounts, and patient financial responsibility.                                                                    

HCAA 210      HEALTHCARE ACCESS ASSOCIATE EXAM REVIEW AND INTERNSHIP   (0-8-1)

This course is designed to provide students with a supervised work and learning experience related to practical applications associated with the registration process and a capstone review and mock examination in preparation for a national certification examination.