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Schnering's Professional Review Guide Online for the CCA Examination, 2018 1st Edition

Patricia Schnering

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Take your career to the next level with Schnering's Professional Review Guide Online for the CCA Examination, 2018, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access online quizzing. Designed to effectively prepare users for the American Health Information Management Association’s (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam, this preparation tool includes study tips and over 1,000 questions. The easy-to-use quizzing software gives students practice applying their knowledge by interpreting documentation and assigning codes to diagnoses and procedures, and answering a variety of questions related to health information management (HIM). Content has been thoroughly updated to reflect the latest code and industry updates, and content is mapped to AHIMA exam domains. As the instructor, you can create timed quizzes by subject area or domain. You can also link students together in a course to see their progress, and export that progress to your gradebook. This data allows you to target weak spots at the class or student level. Help students get a more personalized exam experience with PROFESSIONAL REVIEW GUIDE Online FOR THE CCA® EXAMINATION, 2018 EDITION online quizzing software.

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.
  • Question Mapping: All questions are mapped to AHIMA domains.
  • Customizable Quizzing: Quiz creation is in your control. For each quiz, you can choose the number of questions, the time limit, and which subject areas or domains to include. Students also have the ability to use the test bank to create practice quizzes for themselves.
  • Study Tips and Resources: Study strategies, resources, and test-taking skills are provided.
  • Analytics for Instructors: 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, and export grades to your gradebook.

Schnering's Professional Review Guide Online for the CCA Examination, 2018


Improved Feedback: In prior editions, References accompanied each question so the student could refer to additional resources for help. This year, these References are being replaced with rationales that directly explain the question and the correct answer.

Health Data Content and Standards.
Medical Science.
Classification Systems and Secondary Data Sources.
ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding.
CPT Coding.
Medical Billing and Reimbursement Systems.

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