MDS Coordinator

Medicare University

Become the Medicare leader in your facility with this comprehensive education program. This in-depth program will help you manage the reimbursement system, navigate audits, avoid risky practices, and stop drowning in confusing and changing regulations. 

Be the Medicare expert at your facility

The Medicare University program is available online and as a three-day live workshop; you can choose the format that complements your learning style.

Increase your knowledge:

  • Understand Medicare benefits, eligibility, and the difference between Part A, B, C, and D 
  • Share the concepts of SNF skilled services, payment structures, and consolidated billing 
  • Define the qualifications and requirements for both Part A and B therapy 
  • Understand the Medicare claim review and provider appeal processes 
  • Gain confidence in the documentation process 
  • Comply with billing requirements and understand the principles of the Beneficiary Notification Initiative 

Medicare University Course Curriculum

Authored by the foremost experts in Medicare, this in-depth program consists of seven education courses. Online courses can be taken individually or as a series. 

  • Medicare in a Skilled Nursing Facility - (CEs - 1) 
  • The Prospective Payment System for Skilled Nursing Facilities - (CEs - 1) 
  • Part B Therapy in a Skilled Nursing Facility - (CEs - .75) 
  • Medical Review in a Skilled Nursing Facility - (CEs - .75) 
  • Medicare Documentation in a Skilled Nursing Facility - (CEs - 1.75) 
  • Skilled Nursing Facility Consolidated Billing - (CEs - 1.25) 
  • The Beneficiary Notice Initiative in a Skilled Nursing Facility - (CEs - 1)
  • Total CEs for the online series - 7.5 

Course Formats

AANAC provides a format that fits your learning style. Every format offers immediate access to online quizzes, including:

  • Live Workshops - Receive live instruction from a Master Teacher.
  • Online Courses Plus PDF - Complete the course and knowledge checks online, and print a PDF of each course manual for future reference.
  • Printed Manual - Use the printed manual to complete the course and have it as a valuable reference. 


Save 5% immediately by purchasing an easy-click Medicare University set. 

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Purchased courses can be found in AANAClassroom

Your satisfaction is our number one priority, review our course return and refund policy.

Have questions about AANAC education and certification? Visit our FAQs, or contact AANAC at or 800.768.1880.