Medical Coding and Billing Program
Get the skills needed to start an entry-level career in Medical Coding and Billing. We offer a diploma program that is approximately 14 months in length (56 weeks). Certified Medical Coding and Billing specialists work in a variety of settings such as hospitals, clinics, physicians offices, healthcare agencies and others. Our program features both online learning and classroom instruction. As a student, you'll complete coursework which includes medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, healthcare computer applications, medical coding and electronic medical billing.
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Nature of the Work
Medical Coders and Billers specialize in codifying patients' medical information for reimbursement purposes. Medical Coders assign a code to each diagnosis and procedure by using classification systems software. The classification system determines the amount for which healthcare providers will be reimbursed if the patient is covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or other insurance programs. Coders may use several coding systems, such as those required for ambulatory settings, physician offices, or long-term care.Contact Us Today - Start your Medical Coding and Billing education!