RAC-CTA - ICD-10-CM Coding for the Advanced Medicare Specialist - Online + PDF

Upon completion of the ICD-10-CM Coding in a Skilled Nursing Facility for the Advanced Medicare Specialist course, the participant will be able to:

  • Explain ICD-10-CM coding conventions, general guidelines, and chapter-specific guidelines relevant to the long-term care setting
  • Assign ICD-10-CM codes accurately
  • Understand documentation required for ICD-10-CM assignment
  • Demonstrate appropriate assignment of admission and principal diagnoses in the medical record
  • Indicate proper use of ICD-10-CM in section I of the MDS, including how ICD-10-CM affects RUG scores
  • Understand the use of ICD-10-CM on bills and avoid denials
  • Show how accurate ICD-10-CM coding affects exclusions and covariates in Quality Measure reporting for long-term care

Note: There are three exam attempts per course.

RAC-CTA, online + PDF format. Non-refundable.

Save 5% immediately and get all 10 RAC-CTA courses by purchasing the easy-click online + PDF set!

The course was written by Jennifer LaBay, RN, RAC-MTA

  • RAC-CTA Course - ICD-10-CM Coding for the Advanced Medicare Specialist

    Contains 5 Component(s), Includes Credits

    One of ten parts of the RAC-CTA certification program. Includes educational content to prepare for the exam (both in online format and a PDF download for reference) and includes the associated exam.

    Upon completion of the ICD-10-CM Coding in a Skilled Nursing Facility for the Advanced Medicare Specialist course, the participant will be able to:

    • Explain ICD-10-CM coding conventions, general guidelines, and chapter-specific guidelines relevant to the long-term care setting
    • Assign ICD-10-CM codes accurately
    • Understand documentation required for ICD-10-CM assignment
    • Demonstrate appropriate assignment of admission and principal diagnoses in the medical record
    • Indicate proper use of ICD-10-CM in section I of the MDS, including how ICD-10-CM affects RUG scores
    • Understand the use of ICD-10-CM on bills and avoid denials
    • Show how accurate ICD-10-CM coding affects exclusions and covariates in Quality Measure reporting for long-term care

    Note: There are two exam attempts per course.

    RAC-CTA, online + PDF format. Non-refundable.

    Save 5% immediately and get all 10 RAC-CTA courses by purchasing the easy-click online + PDF set!

    The course was written by Jennifer LaBay, RN, RAC-MTA

  • RAC-CTA Exam - ICD-10-CM Coding in a SNF

    Contains 2 Component(s)

    One exam of certification program

    One of ten exams required to earn certification.