RO3: External Beam Radiation Oncology Therapy Online Course

Duration: 5 hours

CEUs: AAPC - 2.5, AHIMA - 5, ARRT 3

Advance your medical coding skills with our External Beam Radiation Therapy Coding Online Course. Designed specifically for coders in physician practices, non-hospital treatment centers, and hospital outpatient settings, this comprehensive course provides in-depth training on the complexities of coding for external beam radiation therapy. Over the span of approximately 5 hours, learners will gain a robust understanding of all aspects related to this critical treatment modality, from clinical treatment planning to radiation delivery and treatment management. 

Course Highlights: 

  • Detailed Procedure Insights: Learn the specifics of procedure techniques for external beam radiation therapy, including simulation, immobilization, dosimetry, and treatment delivery.  

  • Comprehensive Coding Guidelines: Master coding guidelines, understand documentation requirements, and learn how to apply modifiers to handle bundling issues effectively.  

What You'll Learn: 

  • Advanced Coding Techniques: Dive into advanced topics such as teletherapy isodose plans, 3D computer planning, and the use of image guidance and fiducial markers.  

  • Specialized Treatment Coding: Understand how to code for physics services and special dosimetry, areas often seen as challenging even for experienced coders.  

  • Treatment Management Coding: Gain insights into coding for the overall management of radiation therapy, a key component in treatment courses.  

Ideal for:  

  • Medical coders working in settings that offer external beam radiation therapy, looking to enhance their coding accuracy and efficiency.  

  • Healthcare professionals involved in the radiation therapy process who need a deeper understanding of the coding aspects to ensure compliance and appropriate reimbursement.  

  • Medical coding trainers seeking detailed and accurate content to incorporate into training programs focused on radiation therapy.  

Strengthen your coding capabilities with our External Beam Radiation Therapy Coding Online Course, designed to equip you with the necessary skills to handle the nuances of coding in this specialized field of medical treatment.  

About this course: 

  • What will I learn from this course? You will learn comprehensive coding procedures for external beam radiation therapy, covering everything from initial treatment planning to the specifics of radiation delivery and associated physics services.  

  • How interactive is this course? The course includes practical coding exercises and real-life case studies, providing hands-on learning that enhances your understanding and application of radiation therapy coding.  

  • How can completing this course benefit my coding career? Completing this course will provide you with advanced skills in coding for radiation therapy, a highly specialized area that can enhance your job performance, marketability, and opportunities for career advancement in medical coding.  

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Our online courses are rich with insights from seasoned industry professionals. You'll acquire practical tips and guidelines tailored to your specialty, along with real-world applications that enhance your understanding. 

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What are the prerequisites for our courses?

For most of our courses there are no prerequisites for each course. Unless the course is part of a curriculum that continues to explain previous topics. Each course can be bought individually or as part of a curriculum.

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Each course provides CEU certifications from nationally recognized organizations such AAPC, RCCB, AARP and AHIMA. You must complete and pass the assessment upon course completion to ensure understanding of topics covered. Check the product description for more information. 
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  • Our Mission

    Helping our clients enhance efficiency, ensure compliance, and prosper within the ever-evolving healthcare industry​.
  • 25+ Years of Experience

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