Gulf - UAE : Advanced Medical Coding & Billing (AMCB)

"ALDOS INSTITUTE " provides an exclusive Advanced Medical Coding & Billing course for Gulf - UAE students. The Gulf AMCB Medical Coding and Billing Course will equip the candidates to appear and successfully pass the AAPC / AHIMA certification exams and also covers the various local guidelines applicable in Gulf Countries (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar etc).

AAPC, AHIMA Certified Medical Coders are in massive demand all over the World especially in the Gulf Countries. The salary package and career growth is high and impressive for certified medical coders than for non certified medical coders.

Health authorities in Gulf Countries are implementing regulations which will tremendously increase the career prospects of certified medical coders working in these countries. In UAE the current scenario is that US based AAPC - CPC Certification or AHIMA - CCA certification is mandatory to work as medical coding professionals.

ALDOS INSTITUTE can help you STEP by STEP in achieving those credentials which will help you to develop your career in Gulf Countries (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar etc)

Course Duration:

3.5 Months (Real Time Live Trainer Online Classes) (ASK FOR A FREE DEMO!)

Course Duration:

  • 3 Months (Real Time Live Trainer Classes - Virtual Classroom) (ASK FOR A FREE DEMO!)

Course Modules:

I)ADVANCED MEDICAL CODING AND BILLING (AMCB) – COURSE MODULES

  • Theory Session

Part – 1 Language of Medicine

  • Basic Medical Terms
  • Root
  • Prefix
  • Suffix
  • Combining forms
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Pathology
  • Procedures
  • Lab Test

Part – 2 Diagnosis Coding (ICD – 9 CM)

  • ICD – 9 CM (International classification of diseases – Advanced)
  • ICD – 9 CM Official Guidelines
  • ICD – 9 CM Chapter 1-17
  • V Codes and E Codes – Supplementary coding

Part – 3 Procedure Coding (CPT and HCPCS)

  • CPT 4 (Current Procedural Terminology - Advanced )
  • Evaluation and Management
  • Anaesthesia
  • Surgery
  • Radiology
  • Pathology and Laboratory
  • Medicine
  • Modifiers
  • HCPCS (Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System – Advanced)

Part – 4 Reimbursement Methodologies

  • Introduction to Medical Billing
  • Medical Billing Forms
  • National Correct Coding Initiatives, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (NCCI, CMS)
  • National and Local Coverage Determination

Part – 5 Compliance

  • HIPAA Overview
  • Privacy, Confidentiality, Legal and Ethical issues in Medical Billing

Practice Session (2000+ Exam Preparation Questions)

AAPC - CPC / AHIMA - CCA Exam Preparation

Exercise 1 – Anatomy and Physiology

  • Part – 1
  • Part - 2

Exercise 2 – ICD – 9 CM – Diagnosis Coding

  • Part – 1
  • Part - 2
  • Part – 3

Exercise 3 – CPT and HCPCS – Procedure Coding

  • Part – 1
  • Part - 2
  • Part – 3

Exercise 4 – Pre assessment

Exercise 5 – Self Assessment

Exercise 6 – Case Report Coding

  • Evaluation and Management Reports (E/R)
  • Anaesthesia Reports
  • Surgery Reports
  • Radiology reports
  • Lab and Pathology Data>
  • Discharge Summaries

NEW - ICD 10 CM Modules :

Part – 1

  • Symbols and Conventions
  • General Guidelines
  • Official Coding and Reporting Rules

Part – 2

  • Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
  • Neoplasm
  • Disease of Blood and Blood forming Diseases
  • Endocrine, Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
  • Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Diseases of Nervous System (Eyes and Ears)
  • Diseases of Circulatory System
  • Disease Respiratory System
  • Diseases of Digestive System
  • Disease of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue
  • Disease of Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue
  • Disease of Genitourinary System
  • Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Puerperium
  • Conditions originating in Perinatal period, Congenital malformations, Chromosomal Abnormalities
  • Symptoms, Signs and Abnormal Clinical and Laboratory Findings, Not elsewhere Classified
  • Injuries, Poisoning and Certain Other Consequences of External Causes
  • External cause of Morbidity
  • Factors Influencing Health Status and Contact with Health Services

Part – 3

  • Transition of ICD – 9 CM to ICD – 10 CM
  • Application of Coding Guidelines
  • Coding Case Studies

Exercise 7 – Pre final Test

  • Mock – 1
  • Mock – 2
  • Mock – 3

FINAL TEST (AMCB Certification from ALDOS INSTITUTE)

Optional: Medical Coding Professionals Association: CMCS / CCP-10


Course Duration: 3.5 Months (Live Trainer Classes) (Virtual Classroom)

Eligibility:

  • Nursing, B.Pharm, M.Pharm, PhD
  • MBBS, MD, MS, DNB, DM
  • BDS, MDS, BAMS, BHMS, BUMS
  • BPT, MPT, B.Tech, B.sc, M.sc, PhD
  • Biotechnology / Microbiology
  • Working Professionals
  • 3rd year students are also eligible

Gulf AMCB Course fees: 480 USD

Enrollment Process:

  • Download the Application form
  • Fill in your details, affix a photograph, sign and date the application form.
  • Scan and mail the completed application form, a copy of your highest qualification along with your payment receipt to aldos@aldos.in or mail.aldoshms@gmail.com

Pay using your Debit Card / Credit Card / Bank Account:

Pay directly into ALDOS INSTITUTE account using money transfer services available in LULU / JOY ALUKKAS / UAE Exchange / Net banking / Direct Bank Deposit etc.

  • Account name: ALDOS MEDICAL SERVICES PVT LTD
  • Account number: 01842000010252
  • Bank name: HDFC BANK LTD
  • Branch Address: 548/D MARUTHI MANSION, CMH ROAD INDIRA NAGAR BANGALORE - 560 038.
  • IFSC Code: HDFC0000184

Send a Cheque or DD for 480 USD or equivalent in your local currency, to the following address:

ALDOS MEDICAL SERVICES PVT LTD

# 628/2 1st Floor, 11th Cross, Indira Nagar Stage 1, (Opposite New Police Station) Bangalore - INDIA 560038

or

ALDOS MEDICAL SERVICES PVT LTD

#32/2309D, Nelliparambil Lane, Palarivattom, (Opposite Varkey's Bakery), Kochi, Kerala - INDIA 682025

Pay using Western Union, Money Gram etc.

Beneficiary Name : Dr Manohar Chellathurai

Address : #628/2, 1st Floor, 11th Cross, Indira Nagar Stage 1, Bangalore 560038

Phone : +91 8861218888

Bangalore:

  • No 628/2, 11th Cross,
  • Indira Nagar Stage 1,
  • Bangalore - 38 (Landmark: Near Indira Nagar New Police Station)
  • Call: +91 8867789777

Kochi:

  • No. 32/2309D, Nelliparambil Lane,
  • Opposite Varkey’s Bakery,
  • Palarivattom,
  • Kochi -25 (Lane Opposite to Varkey's Bakery)
  • Call: +91 7736077770