The eight chapters in this text-workbook tutorial systemati-cally teach students how to use the patient billing features of MediSoft for Windows, a software package used in thousands of medical offices. The book includes a four-day simulation in which students use the software to perform patient billing tasks in a small medical office. MediSoft software with full documen-tation is available to schools free of charge from The Computer Place in Mesa, Arizona. (Call 800-333-4747 for details.)To simplify the billing process, medical offices use a set of standard procedure codes known as CPT-4 (Current Procedural ... For example, the sample superbill shown in Figure 1-1 includes several procedure codes such as 86403 (rapid strep test) and 90782 (injection). A doctor would mark these two codes if he or she administered a quick strep test and then gave the patient an injection of an antibiotic.
|Publisher||:||Glencoe/McGraw-Hill Post Secondary - 1998-02|