translate the diagnosis and treatment a patient receives into numeric codes based on an official classification system. These codes are used by insurance providers to determine coverage and must adhere to federal regulations. Medical billers take the assigned codes and submit claims to insurance providers. Medical billers follow up with both the patient and the insurance provider to ensure accurate billing and timely payments. All in all, medical terminology is highly important language to learn and master if you are dealing with any aspect or point in a patients’ care I came across this blog posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals: The Importance of Medical Terminology in the Healthcare Field In it, it answers the questions we are asked here in this assignment. And I think it is worth the read. - healthcare-field Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on October 03, 2017 - job-description/
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