HIMT 1205
Review and Practice for the CHAA Exam

Welcome to HIMT 1205: Review and Practice for the CHAA Exam for Athens Technical College! This course provides students with course work to help prepare themselves for the National ANurse Educatorssociation of Healthcare Access Management Certified Healthcare Access Associate certification examination. The course includes a review of the skills needed to prepare for the certification examination. CHAAs are healthcare access associates who ensure the quality of data collection and security of data, as well as provide exceptional customer service. CHAAs use computer applications to schedule services and analyze data to determine patient financial responsibility. Topics include a review of content specific to the patient access and/or healthcare access services’ field.

Once you are ready to begin, click on the links below to enroll and begin learning through each of your assigned certifications and course work. You are responsible for completing all assignments within each of the Lesson Topics, as well as the successful development and completion of your Portfolio.

PreRequisite: Students should have successfully completed Athens Tech Course HIMT 1105 prior to this course.

After completing one lesson, you will need to click the title of the next lesson below, then login using your username/password to enroll.

Lesson Topic Must Be Completed Week of:
Introduction to the Health Insurance Marketplace  January 4, 2017
What Does HCAHPS mean for Patient Access?  January 9, 2017
Customer Service & You  January 16, 2017
Business Office Policy & Procedure  January 23, 2017
Introduction to Hospital Billing  January 30, 2017
Scheduling, Referrals and Pre-Certification  February 6, 2017
Keys To Successful Collections  February 6, 2017
Introduction to Managed Care  February 13, 2017
Coding for the Non-Coder  February 20, 2017
Midpoint: Take Practice Exam  February 24, 2017
Health Information Management Systems  March 13, 2017
Ethical Business Practices – Doing the Right Thing  March 20, 2017
Cultural Diversity in Healthcare  March 20, 2017
A Culture of Safety  March 27, 2017
Patient Rights  April 3, 2017
Age Specific Care  April 3, 2017
Continuum of Care & Discharge Planning  April 10, 2017
Diversity & Discrimination  April 17, 2017
End of Semester: Take Practice Exam II
Final: Take Final Exam

For all purposes throughout this course, your “manager” is your instructor as listed on the Course Schedule and Postcard acquired via the bookstore.

For technical support, please contact hthtech@hometownhealthonlone.com.