ePractice Kit for Medical Front Office Skills with MedTrak Systems

1st Edition

Author:

  • Carol Buck
    • Print ISBN 9781437727227

    Key Features

      • 41 daily tasks guide students through a two-week internship/externship of medical front office skills, simulating a real-world experience of working in a medical office.
      • MedTrak Systems' web-based practice management with EHR software enables students to complete common daily tasks and gain experience with an integrated electronic medical office program.
      • A companion Evolve website includes actual examples of forms and documents to use in completing selected daily tasks.

      Table of Contents

      Day One

      • Pre-Task 1.1 Risk Management
      • Pre-Task 1.2 Routine Maintenance
      • Pre-Task 1.3 Introduction to South Padre Medical Center
      • Pre-Task 1.4 Software Orientation
      • Task 1.1 Preparing the Schedules
      • Task 1.2 Scheduling Walk Ins and Surgeries
      • Task 1.3 Entering Patient Data

      Day 2

      • Task 2.1 Printing Daily Schedules
      • Task 2.2 Scheduling Consultations and Hospital Admissions
      • Task 2.3 Locating Patient Data
      • Task 2.4 Scheduling Surgeries and Return Appointments

      Day 3

      • Task 3.1 Scheduling Appointments and Surgery
      • Task 3.2 Records Management
      • Task 3.3 Sorting Mail
      • Task 3.4 Petty Cash

      Day 4

      • Task 4.1 Accounts Receivable and Invoices
      • Task 4.2 Schedule Proofing and Revisions
      • Task 4.3 Attaching Documents
      • Task 4.4 Internet Research

      Day 5

      • Task 5.1 Matrixing and Managing External Documents
      • Task 5.2 Inventory Management
      • Task 5.3 Scheduling Nursing Home Services
      • Task 5.4 Preparing Invoices

      Day 6

      • Task 6.1 Arranging Physician Travel
      • Task 6.2 Responding to Telephone Messages
      • Task 6.3 Processing Pending Documents
      • Task 6.4 Patient Referrals

      Day 7

      • Task 7.1 Personal Check and Credit Card Payments
      • Task 7.2 Insurance Company Payments
      • Task 7.3 Preparing Deposits

      Day 8

      • Task 8.1 Adding Patients to the Database 
      • Task 8.2 Accessing and Printing Online Charts
      • Task 8.3 Recording and Totaling Daily Receipts
      • Task 8.4 Accessing NPIs and SSN

      Details

      No. of pages:
      192
      Language:
      English
      Copyright:
      © 2011
      Published:
      Imprint:
      Saunders
      Print ISBN:
      9781437727227

      About the author

      Carol Buck

      Affiliations and Expertise

      Former Program Director, Medical Secretarial Programs, Northwest Technical College, East Grand Forks, MN