BUSN 2340 Healthcare Admin Procedures

Emphasizes essential skills required for the business healthcare office. Introduces the knowledge, skills, and procedures needed to understand billing purposes. Introduces the basic concept of business healthcare administrative assisting and its relationship to the other health fields. Emphasizes healthcare regulations and ethics; and, the healthcare administrative assistant's role as an agent of the physician. Provides the student with knowledge and the essentials of professional behavior. Topics include: introduction to business healthcare procedures, healthcare regulations ethics, healthcare records management, scheduling appointments, health insurance, billing/collection, work area management, resource utilization, and office equipment. Pre-Requisites: BUSN 1010 only OR either BUSN 2300 or ALHS 1090 and one of BUSN 2310, ALHS 1100, or ALHS 1011. For the Technology Requirement select: COMP 1000 or BUSN 1000 or HIMT 1150. Co-Requisites: BUSN 1440 - Document Production