Medical Coding Basics Course – How to Audit Medical Billing and Coding

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Medical Coding Basics Course – How to Audit Medical Billing and Coding


Enroll today in this online training course from First Healthcare Compliance and learn the basics of medical coding and how to audit medical billing and coding.


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Karna W. Morrow
CPC, RCC, CCS-P, AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM Trainer
Manager of Consulting

Karna W. Morrow, CPC, RCC, CCS-P, AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM Trainer, is the manager of the consulting team at Coding Strategies, Inc. located in Powder Springs, GA. Karna’s areas of expertise include billing and collections, coding and compliance, revenue enhancement, and process improvement within medical billing firms, community and academic hospitals, as well as private practices.

Karna holds a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree, from Weber State University. She also holds the professional certification of Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Radiology Certified Coder (RCC), and Certified Coding Specialist (CCS-P). She is also an AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM Trainer. Karna is an active member of Radiology Billing Managers Association (RBMA) serving on the Coding Subcommittee and on the Educational Materials & Products Committee. She is also a frequent contributor of coding and compliance articles to the Oncology Practice Management publication.

Part 1 Coding for Non-Coders (50 min)

  • Define the Charge Capture Workflow
  • Understand the System Limitations
  • Secure the Education and Resources
  • Know the Basics
  • Quiz

Part 2 Auditing the Coding Process (30 min)

  • Discuss need to monitor a practice and the frequency of auditing
  • Describe the auditing process
  • Describe commonly occurring issues
  • Explain importance of utilizing the current OIG Work Plan
  • Quiz

Part 3 60- Day Repayment Rule (20 min)

  • Define Overpayment
  • Review the Guidelines
  • Understand and Implement Reporting and Returning Overpayments
  • Quiz