Office Procedures in Managed Health Care / Edition 1

Office Procedures in Managed Health Care / Edition 1

by Patricia M. Boyd, Brent D. Boyd, Brent D. Boyd
     
 

ISBN-10: 0028012224

ISBN-13: 9780028012223

Pub. Date: 11/13/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The emphasis of this text-workbook, designed for use in medical office procedures courses, is on managed health care environments. However, the chapters also cover traditional medical office tasks and functions. The 10 chapters provide insights into functions of administrative support personnel and describe changes in today's health care environments. Workplace

Overview

The emphasis of this text-workbook, designed for use in medical office procedures courses, is on managed health care environments. However, the chapters also cover traditional medical office tasks and functions. The 10 chapters provide insights into functions of administrative support personnel and describe changes in today's health care environments. Workplace competencies, technology, medical ethics, licensing, and insurance are among the key topics covered.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780028012223
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
11/13/1998
Edition description:
BOOK & DISK
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
8.52(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

PART 1: INTRODUCTION TO A CHANGING HEALTH CARE ENVIRONMENT
An Introduction to Managed Care
The Governing Force of Health Care
Competencies and Skills of Administrative Support Personnel
PART 2: PROCESSING AND MANAGING INFORMATION
Health Information Management and Technology
Telecommunication Systems in Medical Offices
Interaction with Others Through Verbal Communications
Managing Written Communications
PART 3: PROCESSING AND MANAGING THE FINANCIAL SERVICES OF MANAGED CARE
Financial Components of Managed Care
Government Financed Benefit Programs
Managing Patients' Accounts
MEDISOFT SIMULATION
Appendix A
MediSoft Basics
Appendix B
References
Index
LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND SOURCE DOCUMENTS

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