Record Keeping Requirements for Doctors and anyone claiming Medicare benefits

$199.00

INCLUDED IN MEDICAL BILLING ESSENTIALS PACK

Hey Australian medical practitioners! Sick of all the paperwork? Let us teach you what constitutes good medical record keeping.

2 hours
Online

Description

What is this about?

Together we will explore the standards that apply under the National law and Medicare Australia and
create documents in accordance with those requirements.

Who wrote this course?

Karen O’Mullane

Karen O’Mullane is one of the most experienced medico-legal advisors in Australia, having represented Doctors including those under investigation for incorrect Medicare billing and professional misconduct for 20 years. Karen had a significant background in general, psychiatric and midwifery nursing before being admitted as a solicitor in 1998. Karen then commenced work as a medico-legal advisor and claims manager with the Medical Defence Union. In 2000, Karen moved across to United Medical Protection as a solicitor. Her practice was broad and covered a variety of jurisdictions including civil, professional conduct, coronial inquests, Medicare and medico-legal advice. Karen remained with United Medical Protection through provisional liquidation and later Avant until July 2018. In 2015, Karen became the Head of Practice, Claims, NSW where she was responsible for ensuring the State based claims team maintained a high standard of customer service in the provision of claims, medico-legal and support services to Avant and its members. Karen is one of the most experienced medico-legal advisors in Australia, having represented Doctors including those under investigation for incorrect Medicare billing and professional misconduct.

Time Commitment:

2 hours, self-paced

Cost:

$199

Mode of Delivery:

Online

Details

This course is included in Medical Billing Essentials pack.

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What the course covers

Are you sick of paperwork? You are not alone! But like all professionals, medical practitioners need to have an in depth understanding of good medical record documentation and understand that it is an integral part of good patient care. We have created the perfect course, written by one of Australia’s most experienced medical indemnity lawyers, to help you with this boring but necessary part of your practice. During this short course we will unpack and explore the standards that apply under the National law and Medicare Australia in a simple and engaging way. You will leave the course with a clear understanding of the requirements and the most efficient way of meeting them, allowing you to have more time to pursue your passion for improving the healthcare system and the lives of your patients.

How the course is conducted

This course has been designed to be completely independent and self-paced meaning there is no need for intervention from a trainer.

Assessments

Short Q&A and MCQ.

You are allowed to go back and forth in the courses and re-do quizzes multiple times