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Medical Office Skills


Anatomy & Pathophysiology for Medical Insurance Billers/Coders

Learn the normal structure and function of the body including pathologic conditions of each system. Topics include: comprehensive anatomy and functional understanding of pathophysiology for application in the medical coding and billing industry and an introduction to radiology, nuclear
medicine, pharmacology and psychiatry. Standard refund policy does not apply. Refunds issued only until the day before the class starts. No refunds on or after the class start date. Prerequisite: Medical Terminology. Purchase textbook (same textbook from Medical Terminology class) from the HCC Bookstore prior to first class. (T) 8.3 CEUs.

Tuition: $704 (includes $592 in fees*)
Mon, Wed *Note Sat dates/times below Oct 08-Dec 19 6PM-9:45PM Gateway Campus XH-187 7282 #3362
*Sat 8:30am-4:30pm, Oct 20, Nov 3 & Dec 1 (No class Nov 21)
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Medical Insurance Billing A-Z Plus

This hands-on course covers valuable skills to compete in the current job market and has been expanded to ensure increased hands-on practice is covered to meet eligibility requirements for multiple credentials. Learn all aspects of medical billing and claims processing from A-Z Plus including HIPAA Compliance along with a basic introduction to diagnostic and procedural coding. You will gain real-world experience with simulated practice as you manually and electronically prepare insurance claims. No previous medical experience necessary. Students who successfully complete this course will be eligible to take the National Healthcareer Association Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam, the Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS) exam, and the AAPC Certified Professional Biller (CPB) exam (cost of exams not included in course tuition).

Prerequisite: Medical Terminology and strong computer and keyboarding skills and internet access; Anatomy and Pathophysiology strongly recommended. Computer courses may be found in earlier pages of this publication. To brush up on your computer skills, see our computer courses.

Standard refund policy does not apply. Refunds issued only until the day before the class starts. No refunds on or after the class start date. Purchase textbook and coding manuals from HCC Bookstore prior to first class. (T) 10.0 CEUs.

Tuition: $895 (includes $770 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Oct 09-Jan 24 6PM-9:45PM Gateway Campus XH-198 7272 #3363
(No class Nov 22, Dec 25, 27, & Jan 1)
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Medical Terminology

This course provides the basics of medical terminology in preparation for any health care career and is a prerequisite to on-site medical coding and billing classes. It can also help those who want to upgrade skills for a current position, or gain knowledge to succeed in other medical courses. Emphasis is on learning the language of medicine in relation to the body systems rather than rote memorization of terms in the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions.

Register by August 6 for a $50 early bird discount.

No prerequisite. Purchase textbook and medical dictionary from the HCC Bookstore prior to first class. (T)

5.5 CEUs.

Tuition: $560 (includes $415 in fees*)
Mon, Wed* (plus Sat listed below) Aug 20-Oct 03 6PM-9:30PM Gateway Campus XH-126 7280 #0160
* Sat 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Sep 15 & Sep 29 (No class Sep 3)
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