Admission Status Determination (Medicaid)

Determining admission status plays an important role in healthcare reimbursement practices. To avoid denials and ensure reimbursement, organizations must understand the rules surrounding status determination. This course examines the admission status determination process, the roles staff play, and the implications of assigning incorrect patient status.

  • Define admission status determination and identify its importance
  • Name and define the major patient status classifications
  • List the roles different staff members play in admission status determination
  • Choose best practices for determining patient admission status
  • Identify the implications of incorrectly assigning patient status

Additional Information

Advance Preparation: None

Prerequisites: None

Program level: Basic

Delivery Method: Self-study

CPE Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge


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