HIPAA and other Federal Regulations for the Medical Biller (007)

Medical Billing Courses


Description

This course focuses on HIPAA standards designed to protect the security and confidentiality of electronic health information, including medical records and medical bills. Relevant HIPAA terminology is presented as well as a review of the forms needed by a medical practice to be HIPAA compliant. HIPAA guidelines regarding the continuity and portability of health insurance is addressed as well as the distinction between fraud and abuse. The overall impact of HIPAA on the medical billing industry is reviewed.
Other statutes such as the Affordable Care Act, Stark Law and the False Claim Act as well as fraud and abuse are also discussed.

Content
  • Unit 1 Overview of HIPAA
  • Unit 1 Overview of HIPAA Quiz
  • Unit 1 Overview of HIPAA Assignment #1
  • Unit 1 Overview of HIPAA Assignment #2
  • Unit 2 HIPAA Covered Entities and Business Associates
  • Unit 2 HIPAA Covered Entities and Business Associates Quiz
  • Unit 2 Sample Business Associates Agreement
  • Unit 2 HIPAA Covered Entities and Business Associates Assignment #1
  • Unit 2 HIPAA Covered Entities and Business Associates Assignment #2
  • Unit 3 HIPAA Privacy
  • Unit 3 Sample of Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP)
  • Unit 3 HIPAA Privacy Assignment #1
  • Unit 3 HIPAA Privacy Assignment #2
  • Unit 3 HIPAA Privacy Quiz
  • Unit 4 HIPAA Security
  • Unit 4 HIPAA Security Quiz
  • Unit 4 HIPAA Security Assignment #1
  • Unit 5 Other Statues, Acts and Legislation
  • Unit 5 Other Statues, Acts and Legislation Quiz
  • HIPAA and Other Federal Regulations for the Medical Biller Final Exam
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever