Special discounts are available for groups, corporate accounts and students taking multiple courses. To learn more, call us toll-free at: 1-877-211-4523

Self Study - Medicare New

Course Description

Course Title:
Medicare

Course Approval Number :
41124EG030.

Course Description

This course will introduce basic concepts for understanding Medicare coverage in its two parts: hospital insurance and medical insurance. A brief history of the program and a discussion of the role of private insurance companies is followed by eligibility requirements, exclusions, and claims payments. Peer Review Organizations and Service Provider Certification are also discussed.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Understand the purpose and background of Medicare
  • Recognize the role of private insurance companies
  • Identify the two parts of Medicare, and what each covers
  • Be familiar with enrollment, exclusions, and eligibility requirements
  • Understand the role of Peer Review Organizations (PROs)
  • Be knowledgeable of the Medicare claims payment process.

    T
    OPICS COVERED:

    • Introduction
    • LESSON 1: History, Administration and Role of Private Insurance Companies in Medicare
    • LESSON 2: Components of Medicare Coverage
    • LESSON 3: Medicare Eligibility
    • LESSON 4: Enrollment
    • LESSON 5: Medicare Exclusions
    • LESSON 6: Service Providers
    • LESSON 7: Peer Review Organizations (PROs)
    • LESSON 8: Claims Settlement

    REGULATORY REQUIREMENT:
    Please see the state/regulatory requirement from the course catalog page.

    SEAT TIME:
    This course has been approved for 3 hours.

    COURSE PRE – REQUISITE:
    N/A.

    TESTING:
    Quizzes – You will be required to pass the quizzes with a 70% in order to receive course credit.

    COURSE COMPLETION:
    Your certificate will be mailed to you within 20 days of course completion.

  • State Requirements

    Check Texas’ state requirements prior to enrolling (http://www.tdi.texas.gov/). Provider Name: 360training, inc. – Provider Number: 32933.

    PRICE:

    $35

    Credit Card Logos
    We accept all major credit cards

    Features & Benefits

    Unlimited Access

    Learn what you want at your own pace and on your own schedule.

    Comprehensive Catalog

    Over 6,000 online compliance training courses, assessments, and exams.

    Multimedia Content

    Interactive multimedia courses with instant grading and timely reporting.

    Expert Instructors

    Learn from top experts who are passionate about their field.

    Group Discounts

    Get great discounts and save with group enrollment.

    24x7 Support

    24-hour support for any online course via phone, email or live chat.

    Trusted by professionals

    We are committed to ensuring a better online learning experience for our students. See why thousands of people chose Online Institute of America to satisfy their online training requirements.



    Overall, I think the coursework is great. Everything is explained in simple English and the voiceover is wonderful.

    — Lori A. Leonard, IBM


    Catherine was terrific and answered all of my questions with great professionalism. Great Job!

    — Elizabeth D, Student


    Needed assistance getting into my account and Kris set me up. Fast helpful service! Thank you.

    — Brian T, Kraft Canada

    Read more reviews from our students

    Have a question about our online training programs?