Reimbursement Specialist (RMS.S.STC)

22.0 Credit Hours

The Reimbursement Specialist short-term certificate prepares students to work in a billing office for medical providers. The certificate will focus on preparing students to take the national certification examination to earn the credential Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialist (CMRS) offered by the American Medical Billing Association (AMBA). Students will be expected to complete a practicum experience to obtain this certificate, gaining work and hands-on medical billing skills.

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the ability to competently perform the duties associated with working in areas of healthcare reimbursement
  • Successfully sit for and pass the examination necessary to earn the credential CMRS, Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialist
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors and attitudes consistent with performing tasks related to the financial aspect of healthcare adhering to legal and ethical guidelines
  • Apply principles of effective oral and written communication skills when working with others involved in healthcare reimbursement

Curriculum

ALH 1101: Introduction to Healthcare Delivery View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
BIO 1121: Human Anatomy & Physiology I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
COM 2206: Interpersonal Communication View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
HIM 1101: Medical Terminology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
HIM 1201: Introductory Medical Office Coding View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
MAS 1130: Reimbursement Specialist Practicum View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
MAS 2210: Medical Billing Specialist View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
MAT 1130: Allied Health Mathematics View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SCC 1101: First Year Experience View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
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