Resources: Appendix A; Medical Insurance; and Microsoft® Help website
Refer to Ch. 13 of Medical Insurance and previous assignments from that chapter as a resource. Visit Microsoft® Help (http://support.microsoft.com/) for assistance with questions related to creating a flow chart in Microsoft® Word.
Create a flow chart using Microsoft® Word illustrating the five steps of the claims adjudication process from the time of initial processing through final payment. Include a brief 260- to 350-word explanation for the following:
Identify the purpose for each step in claim adjudication process.
Explain the relationship between each of the different steps.
Provide a one-sentence summary describing how claims adjudication is important to the medical billing process.
Post your flow chart and explanation as an attachment.