Professional Review Guide for the CCA Examination, 2016 Edition

  • includes Quizzing, 2 terms (12 months) Printed Access Card
  • AUTHOR: Patricia Schnering
  • ISBN-13: 9781305648593 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 480 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2016
  • ©2017     Published
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Overview

About The Product

Take your career to the next level with PROFESSIONAL REVIEW GUIDE FOR THE CCA® EXAMINATION, 2016 EDITION, an essential, effective preparation tool for the American Health Information Management Association’s (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam. This review guide gives you practice interpreting documentation and applying your knowledge by assigning codes to diagnoses and procedures for a variety of patient settings. Content has been thoroughly updated with ICD-10-CM content to map to the latest AHIMA exam domains. Use the online quizzing tool to create quizzes, sort quiz content by subject area or domain, and set time limits for exams. Get a more personalized exam preparation experience with PROFESSIONAL REVIEW GUIDE FOR THE CCA® EXAMINATION, 2016 EDITION.

Features

  • 2016 Edition: Content has been thoroughly updated with ICD-10-CM content to map to the latest AHIMA exam domains. .
  • Competency Focus: Emphasis on the American Health Information Management Association competencies covered on the CCA® examination familiarizes students with the test’s format and focus while honing key skills.
  • Study Options: Students control the way they learn using text and online features designed to grow their knowledge, develop hands-on skills, and build confidence for success on the job
  • Unmatched Test Prep: A variety of self-assessment tools prepare students for the certification exam, including recommended resources, general study tips, multiple-choice coding questions, coding case studies for various health settings, highly realistic mock examinations, a case study coding review, and competency maps to help students target their efforts and assess progress.
  • Customizable Online Quizzing: Now it’s easy to link your students in a single course by generating a Learning Code; create and assign exams by subject area or domain. Track student progress by domain. Export grades to your gradebook.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Patricia Schnering

    Patricia Schnering, RHIA, CCS, is the founder, author, and publisher of Professional Review Guides, Inc., and PRG Publishing, Inc. Previously, she worked as a Health Information Management (HIM) consultant and as an adjunct instructor of HIM at St. Petersburg College. She was also president of her local GCHIMA and a delegate to the FHIMA, where she served on committees and the board of directors, and earned the FHIMA Literary Award in 2000 and 2006. Currently, Patricia serves as a delegate to the FHIMA and on the advisory board at St. Petersburg College. She is a member of AHIMA and the Assembly on Education (AOE). In addition to a BS in Business Administration from the University of South Florida, Patricia holds CCS and RHIA certifications from St. Petersburg College.

Table of Contents

1. Examination Study Strategies and Resources.
2. Coding Review.
3. Health Data Content and Standards.
4. Medical Science.
5. Classification Systems and Secondary Data Sources.
6. ICD-10-CM Coding.
7. CPT Coding.
8. Medical Billing and Reimbursement Systems.
9. CCA Mock Quiz.
10. CCA Mock Examination.
Appendix A: Pharmacology.
Appendix B: Laboratory Testing.
Appendix C: ICD-10-CM Official Coding Guidelines for Coding and Reporting.
Evaluation Form.

New to this Edition

  • 2016 Edition: Content has been thoroughly updated with ICD-10-CM content to map to the latest AHIMA exam domains.
  • Updated Questions: New and improved questions throughout the book and accompanying website map to AHIMA competencies for success on the CCA® Certification Examination.