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medical billing and coding
which of the following is an expanded option for participation in private health care plans? A-medicare part A. B-Medicare part B. C- medicare advantage or D- medigap
August 28, 2011 by Aly

medical coding and billing
i just strated school and one of the assignments is to file an appeal for a doctor stating that he wants more money then the insurance company paid him and i have no idea on how to even start this letter can some one help me please?
January 2, 2010 by Tiff

Medical Coding
Using ICD-10-CM. The patient was admitted with abdominal pain in the right upper quadrant. Workup included an EGD that showed mild erosive gastritis and abdominal ultrasound was positive for gallstones. What is the diagnosis? Needs 2 answers.
February 18, 2014 by Jessie

Medical billing and coding
patient is admitted for radiation therapy for metastatic bone cancer, primary unknown. PAtient develops severe vomiting secondary to the course of radiation and is kept an extra day for stabilization.
January 9, 2013 by Mike

english
I need the following sentence to be one sentence. Does this sentence flow okay and is punctuation correct? Is there a better way to word the following sentence? I am applying for the position of office manager of surgical services at Barnes Hospital that appeared in the ...
October 5, 2010 by jean

medical billing & coding
If a patient has an individual insurance policy, a release of information does not have to be signed before the physician's office submits a claim to the insurance company. true or false . i put false is that correct
April 23, 2011 by christina

medical billing and coding
which ones of the following subcategories of the E/M section has separate codes for new and established patients? a. office ir ither outpatient services b. emergency department services c. initial inpatient consultation d. hospital observation services
February 5, 2012 by gt

medical billing and coding
which one of the following subcategories of the E/M section has separate codes for new and established patients? a. office or other outpatients services. b. emergency department services. c. initial inpatient consultation. d.hospital observation services
February 6, 2012 by gt

Medical coding
Please indicate all ICD-9 diagnosis and procedure codes for the coding scenarios. In addition, assign the POA indicator for each diagnosis code. 1). A patient is admitted with IDDM, out of control. The patient is administered insulin in an attempt to regulate the blood sugar. ...
March 28, 2014 by Frannie

Medical
It was discovered that a medical assistant discussed the medical condition of a high-profile individual in public. This resulted in the condition becoming publicized information. What were the influential factors in this situation for the medical assistant? Thanks in advanced JB
January 23, 2008 by JB

medical billing and coding from Penn Foster
Give an example of a conversation between the person answering the phone at a dr's office and the patient who called could create a contract, (demonstrating the knowledge of contract law and agency law).. thanks for any help with this question
July 8, 2009 by Shannon

med coding
whats one option for providing your employees with health care coverage for work related injuries? medicaid plans, medical savings plans, self insurance coverage or referrals to other networks
April 25, 2010 by nikki

coding
Why would a coder want to take special precaution when coding the diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome?
April 26, 2010 by jill velasco

Medical billing and coding
Which of the following statements are true regarding Medicaid? A) Requirements are the same from state to state B)It is administered by state and local governments. C)It is only for those over 65 D)It is administered by the federal government
January 10, 2013 by Yorhe

Coding 1
Differentiate between the offical coding guidelines for using V codes in an inpatient and out patient seeting? My answer: Can you please read my answer and tell me what you think? Please. V codes are so nonspececific, or potentially redundant with other codes in the ...
February 1, 2009 by Debbie

12 Biology
With regards to RFLPs, why are non-coding regions of DNA more discriminating than coding regions?
April 26, 2008 by Biology:Repost

medical terminology
Anyone know anything about medical terminology? I need a list of the most common.
December 27, 2011 by Kathy

Medical biling and coding
can someone please help with this question 16. Which of the following is true about the ICD-10-CM? A. An eighth character was added. B. There are combination diagnosis/symptom codes. C. There are limited injury codes. D. There's additional information relevant to inpatient ...
March 13, 2013 by Tamika

medical billing and coding from Penn Foster
Writeacher, so, if I just change my work cited paged to MLA style and fix the in text citations, it should be right? They both look the same to me, i've looked at all the pages you have given me at least a 100 times.lol
June 26, 2009 by Shannon

medical coding &billing
nurinalysis is a very common diagnotic test. Decscribe & name the possible adnormal results related to this test. Indicate the disorders that thes adnormal results may suggest.
November 15, 2009 by sharon

medical billing and coding
you work in a physcians office performing billing. You notice that guidelines haven't been followed accurately in completing the claim form. what will happen if you don't correct the claim form?
November 28, 2010 by kim

Medical Coding
Indicate factors influencing health status and contact with health services? according to what I have read I have came up with the answer: Cross reference codes. Not sure if that is the correct answer
December 12, 2008 by Debbie

medical coding and billing
Hi I still can;t find the to my HIPAA RESEARCH PROJECT ON Under what circumstances can personal health information be used for purposes unrelated to health care? ( Hint: there should be at least 12 circumstances.) Can someone please help me with this one . Thankyou. Kay
November 10, 2008 by kay

Medical Billing and Coding
This patient was admitted when MRI revealed cerebral aneurysm. after admission, a cerebral agiogram was perfomed and showed nonruptured ateriosclerotiurysm of the anterior cerebral artery. an aneurysmectomy by anastromosis was performed using marlex graft replacement. what ...
September 3, 2014 by Vanessa

Biology12
Can someone please explain: Why are non-coding regions of DNA more discriminating than coding regions? I forgot my textbook at school, and the internet is not providing me with a detailed enough explanation. Thanks.
April 26, 2008 by Biology

Medical
As a healthcare administrator, the ability to read medical charts and reports is very important. It assists you in understanding the details on each patient's medical reports. [ By understanding this, you will be able to come up with strategies of organizing medical seminars ...
September 3, 2013 by Kim

Medical Office Assisting
I need two people to interview for a school project. They must be Medical office Assistants. I have 8 questions for each one to answer. please respond as soon as possible!!!
August 29, 2010 by Candece

medical billing and coding
a 32 female was burned by hot grease in her kitchen 1 week ago. she is seen in the hospital-based wound clinic for large dressing changes on both upper extremities following second-degree burns to both arms. this is accomplished without requiring anesthesia
January 2, 2014 by angela

RECORD MANGEMENT
I NEED HELP IN CODING AND INDEXING RECORDS.
January 31, 2011 by NA

medical billing and coding from Penn Foster
When writing a research paper and writing a reference page, should you include in the paper that you are writing the refence number after the sentence, or can you just list the references on a seperate sheet of paper and call it done?
June 22, 2009 by Shannon

Psychology REPOST
I need help writing an essay on the marijuana debate. What are the medical benefits of marijuana? I have found plenty of info. on the negative effects of medical marijuana any help with the positives?
November 15, 2007 by Christian

health
Explain the old protocol is fine but also need to : Explain the relationship of the new protocol with other existing polices, such as data collection, communication, privacy, and medical records. Include a high-level flow chart depicting the sequence of tasks. Describe the ...
August 15, 2008 by Sheila

medical coding & billing
Can someone plesae help me. I need to to answer these four quetions. I got something, but I'm not sure if Igot it right. The questions are, How can eliminating abbreviations reduce errors?. Should written policies be developed for abbreviation usage? If yes, what should the ...
September 23, 2009 by Sharon

English :D
I'm writing an essay about medical experiments and the doctors in the Holocaust. I don't need help with the essay, which I can write myself, but the thesis statement is confusing me. What am I trying to prove about the topic? The answer to this question evades me...The teacher...
March 1, 2010 by Bored

Thesis statement
How do I write a thesis statement about why I choose Medical Billing and Coding as a career. I have read what a thesis statement is, but my writing is terrible and I just can't get the understanding of what to include in my thesis statement
February 18, 2010 by Fannie

Medical billing and coding
Which of the following reimbursement methodologies determines payment before services are received? A.prospective payment system b. retrospective payment system c. fee-for-service payment system d. capitation system
April 1, 2009 by TAC

sentence and paragraph
8–12 sentences..You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular ...
October 23, 2012 by llw

calculating statistical data
the him coding supervisor over the coding section agrees to pay a new graduate 11.00 per hour. this a full time coding position at 2080 hours per year. the cost for a full time employee's fringe benefits is 24 percent of the employee's salary. how much must the supervisor ...
July 23, 2014 by marcus

Medical coding Insurance Math
Insurance Plan: Mountville Health Plan; patient has met annual deductible of $250;80-20 coinsurance. Services: CPT codes: 99203 and 90700. Usual charges are: $100& $102. Allowed charges are:$89 & $87 How do you calculate between the two
May 1, 2010 by Demetrius Oliver

medical coding
single braces are used in the tabular list to A. connect terms on both sides of the braces. B. include nonessential modifiers and alternative codes. C. indicate fifth digits required with a code. D. connect a series of terms on the left with one term on the right.
May 8, 2011 by billy

MEDICAL CODING & BILLING
I JUST GOT A NEW COMPUTER AND I CAN NOT OPEN UP MY DELMAR CD AND FINISH MY WORK CAUSE IT ISN'T COMPATIBLE WITH WINDOWS 7 AND THAT IS WHAT I HAVE ON MY COMPUTER SO I WAS WONDERING IF SOMEONE COULD TELL ME WHAT I SHOULD DO SO THAT I CAN GET MY CD TO WORK ON MY COMPUTER CAUSE I ...
August 31, 2011 by JULIANNA

Medical Billing and Coding
The patient was brought to the ER and then admitted because of acute alcohol inebriation. The diagnosis is acute and chronic alcoholism, continuous. What codes are assigned? ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code(s) with POA Indicator:________________________ ICD-10-CM Code(s):________________
November 1, 2013 by Lisa

iduction to health care
the overall responsibitity of health information management professionals is a.accurately coding hospital records for reimbursement purposes b.ensuring the quality and accuraxcy of health information c,overseeing the medical transcription process d.providing most cost ...
November 17, 2013 by susue

introduction to health care
the overall responsibility of health information management professionals is a.accurately coding hospital records for reimbursement purposes b.ensuring the quality and accuracy of health information c.overseeing the medical transcription process d.providing the most cost ...
November 18, 2013 by susue

medical billing and coding
youre reveiwing reimbursement for a medicare surgical craniotomy case. the case falls into DRG1, which has a relative weight of 3.0970 and a geometrice mean length of stay of 6.3. the hospitals current standard reimbursement rate is $1500. calculate the DRG reimbursement for ...
January 12, 2009 by r

Medical Coding
This 32 year old female was burned by hot grease in her kitchen 1 week ago. She is seen in the hospital-based wound clinic for large dressing changes on both upper extremities following second-degree burns to both arms. This is accomplished without requiring anesthesia. What ...
January 10, 2012 by Code Mode

Medical coding 2
32-year old female was burned by hot grease in her kitchen 1 week ago, she is seen in the hospital-based wound clinic for large dressing changes on both upper extremities following second-degree burns to both arms. This is accomplished without requirring anesthesia. Can anyone...
January 22, 2013 by Billie

medical billing and coding
Under CPT guidelines, all services related to a surgical procedure are not additionally reimbured A.before the global period. B.after the global period. C. during the global period. D.during the E/M period.
November 16, 2008 by Felicia

health
A unit medical record system allows for amore detailed and comprehensive medical record. This record contains information that may be relevant to the following: past and current medical history, procedures undergone, and so forth >What are the advantages and diadvantages of...
January 18, 2011 by Laura

IT web
What are good coding practices? How can these be integrated into the learning of how to code in XHTML? What effects will it have on a web page if container tags or stand-alone non-empty tags are not used when coding in HTML?
January 15, 2010 by jessica smith

medical billing and coding
I need help with this assignment. Apply the appropriate Level II HCPCS code modifier for each of the following examples. Explain your rationale for each selection. a. Sutures, upper right eyelid b. MD calls ambulance to transport a patient from his office to the hospital for ...
December 3, 2011 by amanda

medical billing and coding
a 12 year old boy presents with his father to er due to open wounds to his arm, hand, and upper leg. the injury occurred when the boy fell on a barbed-wire fence at farm while running in the field. Diagnosis: multiple lacerations to the right forearm, right hand, and left ...
August 30, 2014 by jennifer

medical insurance
Canadian individual or group medical insurance plans trypically cover which of the following a.all the services performed by medical doctors b.private rooms my answer is b
January 5, 2014 by susue

medical billing and coding
choose a product you bought within the last month from a clothing or shoe store, describe how the four factors contributed to the elasticity of the good, is the product elastic, unitary or inelastic, in a few sentences what effect does the current supply and current demand ...
October 4, 2010 by Laura

medical coding
Which of the following code categories should be chosen over codes from other chapters for the same condition? A. Complications of pregnancy B. Neoplasms C. Blood disorders D. Metabolic and nutritional diseases 2. Pyuria or bacteria in the urine should be coded to A. 790.7. C...
July 7, 2012 by Anonymous

medicall billing and coding
I need research to do a paper on POA INDICATORES. with penn foster
September 12, 2013 by Annette

medical billing
the file clerk discovered a medical record placed incorrectly in the permanent files by checking for _____ in the last set of two-digit numbers in the medical records numbers.
March 29, 2010 by misty

Medical Manager
I have to write a paper on compare and contrast the differences between a medical biller in a physician's office and a medical biller in a hospital? Discuss the responsibilities required in each Please help me thank you
July 24, 2011 by Susan

Medical Coding/Billing
PROCEDURES: Excision of a 2.5 cm hemangioma on the waistline with extensive undermining and closure. Excision of suspicious 1.5 cm lesion of the left ankle with extensive undermining and closure. How would you code this ICD-9-CM Procedure code
February 27, 2012 by Steffen

English
Background You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular ...
March 7, 2011 by Mary

health
What is a medical scientist,if you want to study medical science,what are the minimum requirements?and how can you briefly describe medical science?
March 15, 2012 by Cynthia

medical insurance
canadian individual or group medical insurance plans typically cover which of the following a.all services performed by medical doctors b.most laboratory and diagnostic tests my answer is a
January 1, 2014 by susue

english
I am required to write 2 different paragraphs for a Penn Foster Assignment. In paragraph 1 I am to bring a polished paragraph on what inspired me to choose my career and why. The second paragraph is about an e-mail to my cousin about a job opening she usually would not ...
September 3, 2010 by Debby

college
need help with writing assigment penn foster medcial coding and billing exam 028004
October 4, 2010 by martea'

History of health care live chat
For my class I need to interview a Medical office assisant and find out their daily rountine at the office ect does anyone know of a web site( any one really that I would be able to talk to anyone in the medical field that might be able to help ) Thanks for your help :)
February 20, 2008 by Ashyleah

Medical Coding
A 12-year-old boy presents with his father to the ER due to open wounds to his arm' hand, and upper leg. The injury occurred when the boy fell on a barbed-wire fence at the farm while running. Diagnosis: Multiple open wounds to the right forearm, right hand, and left thigh. ...
January 13, 2013 by Julie

research paper on code of medical ethics opinion 5
I need help with trying to find websites on AMA code of medical ethics opinion 5.07. I am taking a class through penn foster and I am stuck. If anyone could help that would be great! Thanks!
June 24, 2010 by Jackie

medical coding
dr. hannah tells a patient about the surgery needed to treat cholecysistis. she gives the patient a paper that decribes the produre, its risks and why it will be preformed and asks the patient to sign the paper if he agress to the procedure, this document is called a ...
October 12, 2011 by lorilynn

Medical billing and coding
What law established Medicare Part C, creating a new managed care option and other health plan choices for beneficiaries? A)Health care financing ACT B)Health Insurance Portability and Accountability ACT C)Balanced Budget Act of 1997 D)Social Security Act
January 10, 2013 by Yorhe

medical billing and coding
yourre an inpatient coder in a hospital. you've just coded a medicare part a record with a diagnosis related group reimbursement of $12000. you notice in the hospitals computer billing system that the patient's charges are $19500. that's $7500 more that the hospital will be ...
January 12, 2009 by r

Medical Coding 2
What codes are assigned for a patient admitted for an azathioprine I drug-induced aplastic anemia (initial encounter)? The patient has peripheral neuropathy of multiple joints of the lower extremities secondary to severe rheumatoid arthritis. ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Codes with POA ...
September 12, 2014 by jackx2

medical -health
you woek in the hospital's health information management department. part of your job is to assist the medical residents with completing records documenttation. one of the residents complains that he doesn't understand why insurance companies need so much documentation and the...
March 16, 2010 by kim

Business Writing
Background You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular experience...
March 16, 2009 by Anonymous

Medical coding
Which of the following is true about the ICD-10-CM? A. An eighth character was added. B. There are combination diagnosis/symptom codes. C. There are limited injury codes. D. There's additional information relevant to inpatient encounters. unsure of answer? What category can ...
June 20, 2012 by james

medical billing and coding
youre the new director of a hoispital health information management department. The chief financial oficer has hired you for your expertise in health care reimbursement and needs to know how your department can help with reimbursement. list the most important functions of ...
January 11, 2009 by r

medical billing and coding
When using ICD-9-CM codes, there are four main steps that should be followed to make sure that the code is an accurate description of the diagnosis. Using the Library and other outside references, list and describe the four steps necessary to establish the proper ICD-9-CM code...
March 12, 2009 by Tammy

Medical Billing and Coding
Patient is admitted for radiation therapy for metastatic bone cancer, primary unknown. Patient develops severe vomiting secondary to the course of radiation and is kept an extra day for stabilization. V Code: ____________________ Diagnoses Codes: ___________________, ...
December 14, 2011 by Terry Davis

MEDICAL CODING AND BILLING EXAMINATION 38189800
WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING CODES WOULD BE USED TO REPORT THE REPAIR OF ONE SUPERFICIAL 1-CM LACERATION, ONE SUPERFICIAL 3-CM LACERATION, AND ONE SUPERFICIAL 2-CM LACERATION, ALL TO THE CHEEK? CAN SOME ONE PLEASE HELP ME WITH THIS EXAM 38189800
November 19, 2010 by JULIANNA

medical coding
this 32-year old female was burned by hot grease in her kitchen 1 week ago. She is seen in the hospital-based wound clinic for large dressing changes on both upper extremities following second-degree burns to both arms. This is accomplished without requiring anesthesia. I got ...
August 14, 2014 by brittney

Medical Coding 2
Can someone tell me if I did this right? This 32-year-old female was burned by hot grease in her kitchen 1 week ago. She is seen in the hospital based wound clinic for large dressing changes on the both upper extremities following second-degree burns to both arms. This is ...
February 8, 2012 by Ilsa

medical records
how important is having the ability to read medical charts and reports? Why can abbreviations in charts be a cause of concern? How would you ensure that your staff and other health care professionals are proficient in medical abbreviations and terminology?
September 24, 2012 by Joanna

psych
Give some background information on your hypothetical observational study - describe the setting that you would use for your observational study, why you are interested in this study and what you hope to learn. (2) Explain whether you would be an acknowledged or unacknowledged...
November 19, 2011 by STELLA

Medical office procedures
Describe three situations where the actions of a medical assistant were influenced by laws and regulations related to the release of personal and medical information of a patient. We are also to use resources available to you including your personal experiences to complete the...
January 23, 2008 by Jessica Blumberg

medical
plz give me information about medical equipments and medicenes used in medical inspection room(MI room) in universities....plz
November 3, 2010 by daan

medical
plz give me information about medical equipments and medicenes used in medical inspection room(MI room) in universities....plz
November 3, 2010 by daan

Business Writing
Background You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular experience...
March 16, 2009 by Anonymous

Biology
I am totally confused by what to do here: GGG CAT GGT CCT ATT TAC DNA coding strand sequence: DNA non-coding strand sequence: mRNA sequence: Amino acid sequence:
October 31, 2007 by Jen

For Susan: Medical Coding and Billing
I removed your post because it contained personal information that should never be posted in public. What is your assignment? Are you supposed to summarize this act? Here's the rest of your post. _________________________ The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act...
May 28, 2009 by Ms. Sue

For Susan - medical coding and billing
Please read the following carefully: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1243564741
May 29, 2009 by Writeacher

medical insurance
Canadian individual or group medical insuranance plans typically cover which of the following a.the total cost of all hospital services b.all services performed by medical doctors c.most laboratory and diagnostic tests d.privale rooms my answer is b
December 30, 2013 by susue

Medical coding
a 36 year old female whom was scheduled for endometrial ablation due to menometorrhagia as well as a tubal ligation she has no children. She has a history of irregular periods, tobacco abuse, cocaine abuse, as well as alcohol abuse. She presented to the operative suite where a...
September 4, 2014 by Jackie

medical coding
While running, a 10-year-old boy began choking on a small latex ballon and was rushed from the amusement park to the emergency deparmtent. The balloon is lodged in the trachea just past the larynx and threatening to obstruct her breathing. The piece of latex balloon is ...
July 7, 2013 by kim

HCA/220
I need help with a discussion question due in week 8. You work in a training and development department of a medical facility. You are asked to develop a training manual for a new employee with no medical terminology background. The new hire will work in orthopedics department...
October 23, 2013 by chrissy

medical coding
This patient was admitted for treatment of a traumatic left second metatarsal fracture. The fracture site was opened and reduced, followed by placement of tree internal Kirshner wires. Two pins were then placed, and an external fixatror frame was connected to the pins to ...
October 15, 2013 by Ace234

medical info mangement
please help me is a web-site that may help thanks Harper Clinic's filling system generates a gap in the filing space when medical records are moved forward to the most recent assiged medical record number. Which type of the numbering filing system does this clinc use ?
April 4, 2008 by alex

MEDICAL CODING AND BILLING
THIS IS A QUESTION FROM PENN FOSTERS FINAL EXAM 40976200 NUMBER 4 ON PART B. YOU'RE AN INPATIENT CODER IN A HOSPITAL. YOU'VE JUST CODED A MEDICARE PART A RECORD WITH A DIAGNOSTIC-RELATED GROUP (DRG) REIMBURSEMENT OF $12000. YOU NOTICE IN THE HOSPITAL'S COMPUTER BILLING SYSTEM ...
November 3, 2010 by JULES

HCA220
I answered several question for an assignment and I need help to understand how I got it wrong. The assignment dwelt medical terms. The following three were marked wrong. Please help! Use the word bank below to build the medical word that corresponds to each definition in ...
November 30, 2009 by Dan

medical billing and coding from Penn Foster
I am writing a research paper for HIPAA, I beleive I have most of the information to do the paper. I do not understand what it means by writing it in proper MLA/APA citation style? Could someone please explain this to me and show me a small example of what a paper should look ...
June 20, 2009 by Shannon

english
Write one paragraph of eight to twelve sentences informing your fellow students of your reasons for wanting to earn your diploma in the program in which you're enrolled, particularly in terms of your career goals. For example, why did you decide to take the Medical Billing and...
August 17, 2011 by Abdullah

paragraphs
Paragraph one is about a Polished piece of writing that the human resource depart. wants to see at the interview,describing an experience that inspired me or guided me to choose the type of position for which in applied for. Do you think this is good. With the job market ...
July 15, 2009 by lynn

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