peripheral nervous system
the part of the nervous system that consists of various nerve processes and receptors
a large category of psychiatric disorders in which the symptoms are distressing to the person, reality testing is within normal limits and behavior does not violate gross social norms refers to:
it connects the brain and spinal cord with receptors, muscles, and glands
a true statement about the peripheral nervous system
the term for any major mental disorder characterized by gross impairment in reality testing and often characterized by inappropriate mood and diminished impulse control
there is more chance for advancement working in a hospital facility than in a private physician's office
because of the diversity in reimbursement methods, it is very important that the insurance billing specialist have knowledge of insurance programs
co-workers, family, friends
confidentional information about patients should never be discussed with who?
when a patient who has a managed care contract is admitted to a hospital for an emergency, the managed care program needs to be notified within
the rule stating that when a patient receives outpatient services within 72 hours of admission, then all outpatient services are combined with inpatient services and become part of the diagnostic-related group rate for admission, is called:
the significant reason for which a patient is admitted to the hospital is coded using the...
the person who interviews the patient and obtains personal and insurance information and the admitting diagnosis is a/an...
the claim form transmitted to the insurance carrier for reimbursement for inpatient hospital services is called:
UR (utilization review)
the hospital dept. that conducts an admission and concurrent review on all cases and prepares a discharge plan to determine whether admissions are justified i called _________ dept.
an insurance billing specialist may be employed by a physician, hospital, or other medical facility or may choose to be self employed
a blind mailing means sending information to potential employers who have not advertised a job opening
most of the certifications offered for individuals who bill for physicians are obtained through state organizations
an insurance billing specialists should join a professional organization of billers because this helps in keeping up to date with coding information
thank employer for the interview, keep the applicant's name at the attention of the potential employer
after an interview, a follow-up letter should be written to
an employer may evaluate the application itself to determine whether the applicant can follow_______.
a resume that provides recent experiences first, with dates and descriptive date for each job is ________.
a resume that summarizes the applicant's job skills, as well as educational and employment history is _________.
it has been found that when applicant have similar skills and education, the decision to hire has been based on_________at the interview.
letters of recommendation, school diplomas or degrees, certificates, names and addresses of references, and some neatly typed insurance claim forms are items an applicant may enclose in a______.
blind mailing, cold calls, internet, attend meetings and workshops, temp agencies, job hotlines, network, yellow pages, library, newspaper ads
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