RAC-CTA - Original Part A Program Requirements for the Advanced Medicare Specialist - Online + PDF

Upon completion of the Original Part A Program Requirements in a Skilled Nursing Facility for the Advanced Medicare Specialist course, the participant will be able to:

  • Define the four parts of the original Medicare benefit, eligibility, and enrollment requirements
  • Delineate the technical requirements for Medicare skilled nursing facility (SNF) coverage
  • Describe the physician certification and recertification requirements for SNF services
  • Demonstrate the ability to recognize skilled nursing and skilled rehabilitation services and the daily skilled need

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 Judy Wilhide Brandt, RN, BA, CPC, RAC-MT, RAC-MTA, Mary Chiles, RN, RAC-CT, and Tammy Q. Kelly, PT, LNHA, RAC-CT, RAC-CTA.

2.72 contact hours will be awarded for this continuing nursing education activity. Learners must complete the entire education activity and associated evaluation to receive the contact hours. No partial credit will be awarded. Contact hours will be awarded for this activity until December 9, 2025.

  • Contains 4 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 Original Part A Program Requirements in a Skilled Nursing Facility for the Advanced Medicare Specialist course, the participant will be able to:

    • Define the four parts of the original Medicare benefit, eligibility, and enrollment requirements
    • Delineate the technical requirements for Medicare skilled nursing facility (SNF) coverage
    • Describe the physician certification and recertification requirements for SNF services
    • Demonstrate the ability to recognize skilled nursing and skilled rehabilitation services and the daily skilled need

    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 Judy Wilhide Brandt, RN, BA, CPC, RAC-MT, RAC-MTA, Mary Chiles, RN, RAC-CT, and Tammy Q. Kelly, PT, LNHA, RAC-CT, RAC-CTA.

    2.72 contact hours will be awarded for this continuing nursing education activity. Learners must complete the entire education activity and associated evaluation to receive the contact hours. No partial credit will be awarded. Contact hours will be awarded for this activity until December 9, 2025.

  • Contains 3 Component(s)

    One exam of certification program

    One of ten exams required to earn certification.