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 Association 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.
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