Chiropractic Guide to Compliant Coding & Billing

A CEU Short Course

Online, On-Demand Training

A Short Self-Review Program to Strengthen Your Coding & Billing Skills

Non-Member Price: $125
(AIHC Member Price: $85)​

Chiropractic Guide to Compliant Coding & Billing - A Short Course for CEUs

Course Tuition Includes

  • Access to a Qualified Online Instructor only if or when you need Help! (Available upon request)
  • Training Materials and Access to the Online Training Page.
  • Practice Exercises and Online Competency Quiz: Required to earn CEUs.
  • Temporary AIHC Membership for Three (3) Months: Temporary AIHC Membership begins on the day of your course registration.

Note:  Coding books are not required for this course.  The codes and definitions needed for the practice exercises are provided in the course materials, however, if you are a professional coder or biller, we suggest you have coding books.  We are happy to a link to purchase coding books at a discounted rate through our vendor.  CLICK HERE to order.


Earn 6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

6 CEUs

This program has been approved for 6 continuing education units by the American Institute of Healthcare Compliance for AIHC Certified Professionals.  These continuing education units may be applied towards the Core (4 CEUs) and Ethics (2 CEUs) Categories for CEU Renewal Requirements for the following AIHC credentials: ICDCT-CM Certified Trainer, CHA (Certified Healthcare Auditor), CIFHA (Certified Internal Forensic Healthcare Auditor), CHBS (Certified Healthcare Billing Specialist), CHCM (Certfied Healthcare Collections Manager), CMDP (Certified Medical Documentation Professional) and OHCC (Officer of Healthcare Compliance, Certified).

Course Topics - includes reading, videos, quizzes & other learning applications

Introduction to Chiropractic Documentation Requirements

  • Introduction to Coding & Documentation Compliance for the Chiropractic Office
  • Common Conditions Treated in the Chiropractic Office

Typical Services Provided in the Chiropractic Office

  • Chiropractic Manipulative Treatment (CMT)
  • Codes to Report Modalities
    • Supervised Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Modalities
    • Constant Attendance Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Modalities
  • Codes to Report Therapeutic Procedures
    • Strapping
    • Kinesio Taping
  • Compliance and Billing Units of Time
    • Medicare's "8 Minute Rule"
  • Codes to Report Diagnostic X-ray
    • Global, Professional and Technical Components
    • Modifier TC
    • Modifier 26
    • Radiology Views
  • Other Testing
    • Surface electromyography (sEMG)
  • Bundling Codes on the Claim (NCCI Edit)
  • Additional Modifiers
    • Modifiers 59 and Medicare Modifiers XE, XS, XP, XU

Chiropractic Diagnosis Coding

  • Practice Coding Exercises for ICD-10-CM
  • Understanding the Musculoskeletal System & ICD-10
    • ​Anatomical positions
    • Movement terms
    • Bone versus joint
    • Acute Traumatic versus Chronic or Recurrent
  • ​Arthritis
  • Coding Site and Laterality
  • Practice Exercises
  • Pain & Late Effects (Sequela)
    • ​Sequela

Medicare Compliance and Chiropractic Offices

  • Basic Medicare Coverage Guidelines
  • Medical Necessity
  • P-A-R-T Exam
  • Documentation Requirements for Compliant Billing

Completing the Claim

  • Bringing the Claim Together
  • Verify the Coverage
  • Completing the CMS 1500
  • MBI
  • Modifiers
  • Diagnosis Sequencing
  • Medicare Advantage Plans
  • MIPS
  • Compliance - Avoiding Targeted Probe and Education from the Government
  • Improving Documentation of Chiropractic Services
  • Compliance and Telehealth
  • Compliance and Confidentiality
  • Medical Necessity
Computer Requirements and Time Limits

To successfully complete this online course, you will need high-speed internet access, email, Microsoft Word, and PDF (Adobe) Reader.  You must complete this course within three (3) months of your enrollment date.

After your registration and payment is received, you will have access to course materials within 1-3 business days.  This course is a self-study, short, online, on-demand CEU course.

You can access your course information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, by logging into the AIHC website.  There are no scheduled classes to attend, so you can work at your own pace.


How to Register

Register Online as a Non-Member: Pay $125

Register Online as an AIHC Member: Pay $85

Register Via Mail or Fax
Complete the Hard Copy Registration Form and mail or fax it to the AIHC Office:

5000 Gateway Drive, Suite 202
Medina, Ohio 44256
Fax: 330-952-0716