Practicums/Pre-Season Training (PST)

Overview

OS2’s Risk Adjustment Pre-Season Training (PST) is a 10-week online course for certified coders. Our practicums are simulated charts and guideline to provide students with skills needed to master proficiency in risk adjustment coding. We offer practicums in home risk assessment, HCC/RxHCC’s and complete code capture. These practicums are ideal for the novice coder who is seeking the tools necessary to gain employment in risk adjustment, particularly during the retrospective risk adjustment peak season. This course is also ideal for the experienced coder who is looking to gain the knowledge required to be proficient in risk adjustment coding. Pre-Season Trainings are worth 40 CEUs upon completion.

How it works

Practicum I: Home Risk Assessment (HRA) *Coming Soon

A capstone course intended to provide students with the opportunity to apply the skills learned in previous coding courses in a supervised setting to gain practical experience in HRAs. Students will have a maximum of 516 hours to complete.

Practicum II: Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC)

A capstone course intended to provide students with the opportunity to apply the skills learned in previous coding courses in a supervised setting to gain practical experience in HCC. Students will have a maximum of 100 hours to complete.

Practicum III: Practicode *Coming Soon

An AAPC training program intended to provide students with the opportunity to apply the skills learned in previous coding courses in a supervised setting to gain practical experience. Students will have a maximum of 516 hours to complete.

Practicum IV: Complete Code Capture (CCC) *Coming Soon

A capstone course intended to provide students with the opportunity to apply the skills learned in previous coding courses in a supervised setting to gain practical experience. Students will have a maximum of 100 hours to complete.

Course Details

Seating

Student enrollment is limited to 30 students per session.

Prerequisites

  • Coding certification or registration from AHIMA, or
  • Coding certification from AAPC
  • Attend a 2020 Preseason Training Info Session via GoToWebinar

Scholarships & Discounts

  • 5% off for attending Pre-Season live training
  • 10% off for all certified nurses (CNA, LPN/LVN, RN)
  • 10% off for military spouses or veterans
  • 10% off for students who register 30 days prior to start date
  • Scholarships are available to 10 students per class who have earned magna cum laude on their AAPC certification exam

Pricing*

*each practicum is charged individually

HRA/HCC/CCC

HRA/HCC/CCC
Tuition
$500
TOTAL COST
$500

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