Get ready for your first medical assisting job with this hands-on guide to common medical office tasks. Computerized Medical Office Procedures, 4th Edition explains administrative and financial functions in a clear, step-by-step format and provides realistic exercises to help you confidently prepare to use computers in the medical office. Using Medisoft® v18 practice management software, you’ll practice medical assisting tasks such as appointment scheduling, entering patient information, accounting procedures, and billing insurance companies. Written by educator William Larsen, this book helps you develop the front-office competencies you need!
1. Introduction to Computerized Medical Office Procedures 2. The Electronic Health Record and its relationship to Practice Management 3. Basic Concepts of Coding and Insurance 4. Appointment Scheduling 5. Medical Office Accounting Procedures 6. Collections in the Medical Office 7. The Electronic Medical Office Appendix A: Day-by-Day Simulations (Two weeks) Appendix B: CMS-1500 Step-by-Step Instructions Appendix C: Patient Data Appendix D: Medisoft Shortcut Keys