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Certified Professional Medical Auditor (Exam Voucher Included)
Award type: Certificate
Pierce College

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Program Overview for Certified Professional Medical Auditor (Exam Voucher Included)
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Pierce College
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Program contact
Rachelle McGinnis
(253) 840-8450
Program description
You will learn how to: Define fraud and abuse and explain regulatory guidelines for key regulations. Explain the impact of the OIG Work Plan and Corporate Integrity Agreements (CIAs). List the elements of compliance plans and identify potential compliance risk areas. Identify National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) and Medically Unlikely Edit (MUE) risk areas. Explain the HIPAA privacy rule, including details on protected health information, minimum necessary, sharing of information, and enforcement. Identify medical record documentation standards and record retention standards. Identify common errors found in medical documentation. Explain the types of audits and the resources required for audits. Define steps of the audit process and identify statistical sampling types and factors. Explain the importance of discussing audit findings with the provider.
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Length of training
Self Paced – 6 Months – 80 Course Hours
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Offered evenings/weekends
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Certification/license required to work in this field
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA) Certification Exam
Certification/license test preparation provided
Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA) Certification Exam