Educational Sessions from VHG

Visionary Health Group offers educational and preparatory courses for medical billing, coding and insurance professionals on a variety of topics, including ICD-10, Medicaid, insurance/reimbursement, and more. Courses include Professional Medical Coding Curriculum Preparatory Course for medical coding and billing, Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC) Preparatory Course, E/M Auditing Boot Camp, Healthcare Insurance 101, ICD-10-CM Documentation and Coding Education, as well as customized courses for a variety of audiences.

To learn more about VHG's educational offerings please call 317-621-7197 or 877-413-4231, Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

2018-2019 Courses

New! Certified Risk Coder (CRC) 2-Day Boot Camp

Now Registering!

Have you been wanting to learn more about Hierarchical Category Coding (HCC) or gain more knowledge of Risk Adjustment? Or have you considered becoming a Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC) through the AAPC? If so, this 2-day Boot Camp is for you! You will learn how to code for HCC and Risk Adjustment. The course is also a wonderful review for anyone planning to sit for the CRC certification exam.

Note: This course is recommended for Certified Professional Coders (CPC) or those with a least two years of diagnostic coding experience.

Date/Time: Friday and Saturday – July 19 and 20, 2019, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day (Registration deadline: July 18, 2019)
Location: 6626 E. 75th St., Indianapolis, IN

Registration Form - CRC Boot Camp

Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA)

Now Registering!

This 14 week course, designed for the experienced coder, provides training for the multifaceted components of medical auditing. The CPMA course covers medical record standards and documentation guidelines, coding and documentation compliance, coding and reimbursement concepts, audit scope and statistical sampling methods, medical record audit abstraction, and category risk analysis and communication. A minimum of two years coding experience and CPC or CCS certification is required to take this course.

Date/Time: Mondays, August 12 - November 11, 2019, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. (Registration deadline: August 1, 2019)
Location: 6626 E. 75th St., Indianapolis, IN

Registration Form - CPMA

Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC) Preparatory Course

Now Registering!

A Certified Risk Adjustment Coder has proven by examination and experience that they know how to read a medical chart and assign the correct diagnosis (ICD-10-CM) codes for a variety of clinical cases and services for risk adjustment models. Please Note: The CRC is a core credential and as such, does not require the credential of CPC to prepare for and sit for the CRC examination. Course is offered twice in 2019.


Tuesdays: September 10 - November 12, 2019, 4:30 to 9 p.m. (Registration deadline: August 16, 2019)

Online Registration - CRC  Registration Form - CRC

Location: 6626 E. 75th St., Indianapolis, IN

ICD-10-CM Documentation and Coding Education

Now Registering!

2019 CPT/ICD10CM/CMS Updates
This program provides an update to the new, revised, updated guidelines and deleted CPT and HCPCS Codes for 2019. The CMS update portion for 2019 will include information released from the CMS Final Rule FY 2019. In addition, an update will be provided for the “Guard the Card” new Medicare cards being issued to Medicare beneficiaries. Get the details on our ICDExpert Training page.

Class and Registration Details

Customized specialty-specific training sessions are available. All programs are designed specifically for your practice needs and can be provided onsite for everyone in your practice. Sessions can be specific to physician documentation and coding, geared towards the back office staff or anywhere in between.

Professional Medical Coding Certification (CPC) Preparatory Course

Registration Closed

The CPC Preparatory Course is designed for professional billers and coders seeking certification by the AAPC (American Academy of Professional Coders). VHG is recognized as an official site for providing the CPC preparatory course and exam. After passing the CPC certification examination those who have not yet gained 2 years work experience will be recognized as CPC-A (Apprentice). When completing a PMCC course of at least 80 hours, one year of the two year work requirement will be waived. A medical terminology, anatomy and physiology course is also recommended.

Location: 6626 E. 75th St., Indianapolis, IN


Wednesdays: April 17 - September 25, 2019, 4:30 to 9 p.m. (Registration deadline: March 22, 2019)

Certified Professional Biller (CPB) Certification

Registration Closed

Topics for 12-week course include:

  • The Claims Process – EHR’s, Problem-Solving, Coding
  • Health Care Payers – Federal, State, Commercial and more
  • Outpatient Billing – Collection Strategies
  • Preparation for the CPB Certification exam

The curriculum is an overview that will require use of the following books and will also be used when taking the CPB exam: AMA CPT Professional Edition 2019; 2019 Expert HCPCS Level II; 2019 Expert ICD-10-CM for Physicians. The books are ordered for each student and are included in the class fees. If you would like to provide your own books, please contact us with those details and we will adjust your fees accordingly.

Date/Time: Tuesdays, April 16 - July 2, 2019, 4:30 to 9 p.m. (Registration deadline: March 22, 2019)
Location: 6626 E. 75th St., Indianapolis, IN

More Education Options

Healthcare Insurance 101

Healthcare Insurance 101 is perfect for someone new in the office or new to healthcare insurance. This is an introductory course that covers the basics of understanding health insurance and a guide to billing and reimbursement. This course includes common insurance terms, different types of insurance including Medicare, Medicaid and commercial payers. Attendees will learn the basics of processing an insurance claim, legal and regulatory issues, CMS reimbursement methodologies, essential CMS-1500 claim instructions, and basic CPT, HCPCS and ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding.

Customized Solutions

Educational sessions are customized to fit your practice needs. These session can be for your front and back office staff or physician and practitioner and can be one-on-one or group settings. You decide what you need and we can help design the perfect session for you. The list below is just a sample of our customized sessions.

  • Evaluation and management services
  • Nurse practitioner, physician assistant documentation
  • Incident-to services
  • Advanced beneficiary notice
  • Annual CPT code updates
  • Annual CMS updates

Please call 317-621-7197 or 877-413-4231.
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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