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 Risk Adjustment Coder

"I had taken my Risk Adjustment exam after completing the Ohana Coding Risk Adjustment class.  I am proud to say that I passed on the first try.  Excellent and well laid out material.  Thank you very much!"

     --Ohana Coding student

With our Risk Adjustment Live In-Person or Virtual and On-Demand class, you will learn all of the necessary information to pass the CRC exam with the AAPC.  Students will have access to materials for 12 months.  Our on-demand classes not only include PowerPoint videos but also pre-recorded sessions of the instructor, in a classroom....just as if you are sitting in the front row!

Ohana Coding's Risk Adjustment Coder training prepares the student for the Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC) exam through the AAPC.  Real-world coding scenarios and exam-taking techniques are covered in the class.  Proficiency across the covered material, which include:

  • Expertise in reviewing and assigning accurate medical codes for diagnoses performed by physicians and other qualified healthcare providers in the office or facility setting (e.g., inpatient hospital)

  • A sound knowledge of medical coding guidelines and regulations including compliance and reimbursement – allowing a Risk Adjustment Coder to understand the impact of diagnosis coding on risk adjustment payment models

  • Understand the audit process for risk adjustment models

  • Ability to identify and communicate documentation deficiencies to providers to improve documentation for accurate risk adjustment coding

  • Knowledge of anatomy, pathophysiology, and medical terminology necessary to correctly code diagnoses

 

Hours of education: 16.  Earn 16 CEUs if currently, AAPC certified.  Risk Adjustment on-demand students are provided with two hours of one-on-one sessions with a CPC-I (Certified Professional Coder-Instructor), to be scheduled between the instructor and student.  The sessions are used to clarify any questions and review notes to prepare for the exam.  Tuition includes textbook, homework assignments, and practice exams.

​Required books for 2022 classes, not included: 2022 ICD-10-CM.

Coding books are available here to purchase from our online store.

Examinees must be a current member of AAPC, however, membership is not required to participate in class.

AAPC Student Membership - $125 (If not already credentialed, Ohana Coding students are able to purchase AAPC Student Membership voucher in our store here​.)


On-Demand Course - $895 in full or $945 for a payment plan ($50 payment plan processing: $475 at registration and access to first 1/2 of class, $470 for access to second 1/2 of class.)

To register, scroll down to the end of this page.

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Instructor:

Paul Contreras Chandler, BS-HRM, AA-C, AA-GTS,

CCAI, CCAL, CCAMB, CCANES, CCASC, CCBH, CCBMS, CCBT,

CCCAR, CCCC, CCCHI, CCCS, CCDEN, CCDERM, CCDR, CCED,

CCELE, CCEM, CCEND, CCFP, CCGER, CCGI, CCGS, CCGYN,

CCHCC, CCHEP, CCHH CCHON, CCHOS, CCIAC, CCIC, CCID,

CCIM, CCIR, CCMH, CCN, CCNEO, CCNEPH, CCNM, CCNRAD,

CCOB, CCOM, CCOO, CCORT, CCOT, CCOTO, CCPC, CCPED,

CCPL, CCPM, CCPOD, CCPRS, CCPTR, CCPUL, CCRAD, CCRH,

CCRO, CCSNF, CCTS, CCU, CCVS, CPC, CPC-I, COC, CRC, CPC-P,

CPMA, CPCO, CPPM, CPB, CDEO, CANPC, CASCC, CCC, CCVTC,

CEDC, CEMC, CENTC, CFPC, CGSC, CGIC, CHONC, CIMC, COBGC,

COPC, COSC, CPCD, CPEDC, CPRC, CRHC, CSFAC, CUC, CCA, CEMA, QMAC

Founder and Instructor

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