Medical Office Specialist Certification (CMA & CMOM)

2 Categories: Medical Office Assistant (CMA) Medical Office Manager (CMOM) Medical Office Assistant (CMA) CMAs must have a thorough understanding of provider/patient public relations, be able to use practice scheduling and A/R software, understand medical terminology, laboratory and pharmacy data, with a good working knowledge of basics of billing, health insurance processing, and POS fee calculation-collection, as well as accounts receivable processes. Medical Office Manager (CMOM) CMOMs are able to initiate policies and protocols that will improve, protect and stabilize the financial security of the practice. They help guard the practice against risks, and motivate employees to improve productivity and increase revenue. They must demonstrate a high level of financial and personnel management, as well as, have familiarity with managed care contracts, compliance issues and exceptional patient-practice interactive and management skills. A knowledge of medical terminology, coding, billing, health insurance specialist and human resource is important. Eligibility CMA: To achieve certification, an individual must have completed an educational training course in medical office assisting, or have 6 months’ experience in a provider’s office (with verification of training/or experience). CMOM: To achieve certification, an individual must have completed an educational training course in medical office or practice management, or have 1 year’s experience in a provider office (with verification of training/or experience). Practice and Certification Testing Cert-blaster – CMA: Competency related to general provider policies and procedures, patient interaction, payer processes, rules and regulations with case scenarios and exercises. The practice test takes about an hour or two and simulates the type of questions that are on the certification test. The tests are on-line, are open book, and when submitted,...

CBS Certification (includes Health Insurance Specialist)

This certification demonstrates an individual’s skill and experience in medical terminology, provider office billing, health insurance processing, reimbursement knowledge, patient interaction, and accounts receivable management, with an emphasis on maximizing provider reimbursement through appropriate coding and billing procedures. It will also provide the certification for Health Insurance Specialist. Eligibility To achieve certification, an individual must have completed an educational training course in medical billing or have 6 months’ experience in a medical provider’s office. Practice and Certification Testing Cert-blaster: The practice test takes about an hour and simulates the type of questions that are on the certification test. Four different types of tests are available; all are interactive. Exam-Guard: The certification test takes 2 hours, is timed, and the results are immediate and reported to you. The test is reviewed by an instructor prior to issuing the final grade and certificate. To order: Billing Certification: Certification Testing Options: CBS ORDER: Medical Billing Specialist (CBS) – Practice Test – $99.00 OR… ORDER: Medical Billing Specialist (CBS) – Certification Test –...

Certified Billing Specialist (CBS)

CBS Certification This certification demonstrates an individual’s skill and experience in the intricacies of patient billing and accounts receivable management. The individual must also know how coding works and its impact on the billing process. The knowledge should include: Medical terminology, collection and verification of patient demographic and insurance data, insurance processing, statement generation, tracking and managing and reporting receivables, complete understanding of patient privacy issues and the related law. They will have a good working knowledge of various billing functions and responsibilities. Note: CBS includes Health Insurance Specialist Testing (HIS) so do not order HIS separately. Eligibility To achieve certification, an individual must have completed an educational training course in medical billing or have 6 months’ experience in a medical provider’s office. med-certification.com’s training course will provide the six-months’ experience for this or any certification test. Practice and Certification Testing Cert-blaster: Billing competency related to the complete billing process with case scenarios and exercises on patient profiles, writeoffs, co-payments, delinquent account management, and HIPAA. The practice test simulates the type of questions that are on the certification test. The tests are on-line, take about an hour or so, are open book, and when submitted, you are provided the answers to the questions for your review and further study (if needed). Exam-Guard: The certification test takes 2 hours, is timed, and the results are immediate and reported to you within 48 hours. The test is reviewed by an instructor prior to issuing the final grade and certificate. Certification Testing Options: Certified Billing Specialist (CBS) Practice Test $99.00 Certification Test $239.00 To order either call or click on this link...

Medical Transcription Certification (MTC & MTCX)

Categories are: Medical Transcriptionist Certified (MTC) Medical Transcriptionist Certified Expert (MTCX) Medical Transcriptionist Certified (MTC) MTCs must have a very good knowledge of medical terminology, including broad-based hospital and clinical, specialty medicine, surgery, laboratory, and pharmacy. This certification will enable an individual to commence working at a novice level in transcription. Medical Transcriptionist Certified Expert (MTCX) MTCXs must have a masterful knowledge of medical terminology, including all of the MTC requirements noted above, plus 1500 hours of transcription experience. The individual will have taken and passed the MTC (or similar industry) exam. This certification denotes the successful candidate is an expert in the field. Eligibility MTC: To achieve certification, an individual must have completed an educational training course (a minimum of 300 hours) plus 100 hours of actual medical transcription training, OR have 1 year’s experience in a medical transcription setting doing transcription (verifiable in either case). MTCX: To achieve certification, an individual must have completed an educational training course (a minimum of 300 hours), have passed the MTC exam, and have 1500 hours of actual working transcription experience. Practice and Certification Testing Cert-blaster – MTC & MTCX: Competency related to skills with medical terminology, research ability, logic, problem-solving, and various types of medical reports, together with formats, headings, and styles. A basic understanding of file management, uploads, downloads and equipment and software is required. The tests are on-line, are open book, and when submitted, you are provided the answers to the questions for your review and further study (if needed). Exam-Guard – MTC & MTCX: The certification test takes 2 hours, is timed, and the results are immediate...

Certified Health Insurance Specialist Also Called CHIS

This certification represents an individual’s knowledge about all third party payer processes, rules and regulations, a good knowledge of the reimbursement process and the ability to address and reduce billing/coding errors, file appeals, and submit and resubmit claims. A knowledge of coding and billing is required. The individual must also understand how to contribute to the accounts receivable management function in a provider office. Note: Do not apply for this certification if you are seeking BILLING certification since the Health Insurance Specialist is included in the CBS certification process. Eligibility To achieve certification, an individual must have completed an educational training course in medical billing, which includes health insurance claims processing, or have 6 months’ experience in a provider’s office (with verification of training/or experience). Practice and Certification Testing Cert-blaster: Competency related to third party payer processes, rules and regulations with case scenarios and exercises on actual payer processes. The practice test takes about an hour and simulates the type of questions that are on the certification test. The tests are on-line, take about an hour or so, are open book, and when submitted, you are provided the answers to the questions for your review and further study (if needed). Exam-Guard: The certification test takes 2 hours, is timed, and the results are reported to you within 48 hours. The test is reviewed by an instructor prior to issuing the final grade and certificate. Certification Testing Options: Practice Test – $99.00 Certification Test – $199.00 Call or click on link to order:  888-771-1902 Order CHIS...

Medical Career Certification

Med-Certification has a very effective pre-testing process to help you prepare for certification. The CertBlaster Exam simulates a realistic test environment with questions to help you fully prepare for the actual certification exam. 100s of Medical and Legal Practice Exam Questions and Case Studies Practice Exams to evaluate your personal knowledge base You get the answers to compare to your own Focus on areas you need for research and further study Evaluate your performance and readiness for certification testing Industry surveys show that certified staff earn more than their non-certified peers. Example: Certified coders earn nearly 20% more! THE SURE WAY TO PASS THE CERTIFICATION EXAMS! No matter how good the training materials, just studying for a certification exam is not always enough. You still have to pass the difficult and sometimes tricky exam itself. The CertBlaster Exam Simulations are the most up-to-date assessment tools available. Once you complete our CertBlaster Exam Simulations, you will know exactly what to expect when you move on for actual certification. The CertBlaster® Exam Simulator exposes you to the same type of questions that you will see on any specialty exam. The exam simulators provide test answers so you can compare yours to see potential errors or areas of research and study you might require. With the CertBlaster® Exam Simulators, you can evaluate your performance. When you are comfortable that you know your stuff, you should have the confidence to be able to pass National Certification or any other certifying exam. You will use your references – coding books, and other course or training materials you have on hand to do the CertBlaster®...