Occupational Therapy

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Undergraduate Course Details
Number OCT 401
Title Effective Documentation in OT Practice
Credits 2.0
Prerequisites Completion of all core and support courses
Co-requisites OCT400 or OCT400N


This is a web-based course that provides the student with an understanding of documentation regulations and reimbursement systems in the healthcare industry that include Medicare, Medicaid, fee-for-service, capitation, workers' compensation and contractual care. Issues in reimbursement and strategies for overcoming challenges of third party payers in occupational therapy settings will be covered. All students will successfully complete an online documentation competency test. Limited to OCT majors.