Medical Office & Billing Specialist

  • This broad-based program prepares students to maintain medical records, code medical procedures and operations, assist health care professionals, manage the day-to day operations of a health care provider's office, and transcribe various medical reports. Insurance companies, Medicare, & Medicaid all utilize medical coding to track patient procedures and accounts. We offer a comprehensive curriculum covering both ICD-9 and CPT coding procedures, in-depth medical terminology, and basic medical accounting, as well as transcription skills. Graduates qualify to sit for the Certified Medical Office Assistant exam.

FAQs

What can I do when I graduate?
  1. Insurance biller
  2. Basic coder (ICD and CPT)
  3. Medical records clerk
  4. Medical secretary/receptionist
  5. Patient registration/scheduler
  6. Transcriptionist
What would I do in this class?
  1. Medical insurance billing/processing claims
  2. Medical records documentation
  3. Basic ICD-9 and CPT coding/encoding
  4. Medical terminology/anatomy
  5. Medical transcription
  6. Medical law/ethics/HIPPA
  7. Medical practice management software/EMR
  8. Basic business communications
What can I do with further training?
  1. Certified coder with associates/bachelor degree
  2. Nurse (LPN/RN)
  3. Health technologist
  4. Medical administrator/practice manager
  5. Patient representative
  6. Healthcare social worker

Program Quick Facts

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Class Time

  • M, T, W, Th: 8:00 am– 3:00 pm

Class Duration

  • September 1, 2015- May 27, 2016

Total Cost

  • Tuition $5,890
  • Lab Fees 1,835
  • TOTAL $7,725