south texas college

MDCA 1343 Course Guide

This course emphasizes medical office coding procedures for payment and reimbursement by patient or third party payers for ambulatory care settings. Prerequisite: Admission to the program and Program Chair approval.

Discussion Topic

Ch 10 "Medicaid"

            This chapter covers Medicaid eligibility, plans, and completion of claims.


Ch. 11 "Tricare and CHAMPVA"

            This chapter covers the history, programs, administration, demonstration projects, and claims instructions for Tricare and 

            CHAMPVA military health care programs.



Supplemental Reading