Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 17, 2012
The College of Health Care Professions CEO Jon Emerald announced today that the school’s Center for Health Information Technology Excellence is now offering two new online Revenue Cycle Management Continuing Education seminars – Revenue Cycle Administration and Revenue Cycle Solutions for Directors.
“We are thrilled to offer Revenue Cycle Management continuing education online seminars,” said Emerald. “In an ever-changing world of health care reimbursement, it is critical for health care professionals to stay ahead of the curve.”
The Revenue Cycle Administration seminar is designed specifically for Patient Access Reps, Patient Account Reps, Denial/Appeal Coordinators, Charge Capture Coordinators, Billing/Insurance Follow-up Reps, Collections/Bad– Dept. Reps., Claims Adjusters/Processors, Medicare Coordinators, Financial Counselors, Manage Care Coordinator, and Team Lead Supervisors. Lasting just 12 weeks, the seminar focuses on Revenue Cycle Advancements updates and students receive 12 CEUs upon completion of the required components of the seminar. The seminar has been approved for 12 continuing education units by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).
The Revenue Cycle Solutions for Directors seminar is designed to provide professional development specifically for Directors of Patient Financial Service, Directors of Patient Access, Directors of Risk Management, Directors of Denial Management, Compliance/Appeal Directors. Lasting just 6 weeks, the seminar focuses on Complete Financial Reporting, Auditing, System Administration, Insurance Calculations, Physician Credentialing and Utilization Review, how to effectively interact with ancillary department to meet forecast deadlines. Students receive 6 CEUs upon completion of the required components of the seminar. The seminar has been approved for 6 continuing education units by AHIMA.
“Revenue Cycle along with Medical Coding is the cornerstone of the healthcare payment system,” said Phelyncia Chaffold, Director of Online Health Information Technology and Management Programs. “Any opportunities available for professional development are essential as the healthcare payment system is rapidly changing. I am excited that CHCP is on the cutting edge with offering seminars of this caliber in the Online platform. What an exciting time in healthcare and education.”
The College of Health Care Professions offers a wide variety of Allied Health Care Education Programs, many of which students can pursue online. CHCP has physical campuses in San Antonio, Houston and Austin. CHCP uses a combination of lectures, labs, and hands-on training to fully prepare students for their health care career of choice.
With the online degree program, students have the independence to advance their careers around busy schedules. Students enrolled in an online program have 24/7 access to coursework.
About The College of Health Care Professions
Founded in 1988 by physicians at the renowned Texas Medical Center in Houston, The College of Health Care Professions (CHCP), formerly The Academy of Health Care Professions, is dedicated to providing quality training for healthcare professionals. With four locations in Texas – Austin, Houston Northwest, Houston Southwest, and San Antonio – CHCP offers degree and certificate ground and online programs in wide range of healthcare disciplines. CHCP programs are focused on allowing students to attain knowledge and proficiency through demonstration, hands-on operation of equipment, and the practice of learned techniques.
For more information, please visit http://www.CHCP.edu