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Medical Billing & Coding

Medical Records & Health Information Technicians Course

Gain Accelerated, Comprehensive Training in Medical Billing & Coding

You can become a vital part of a health care team as a medical biller and coder. Employment of health information technicians is projected to grow 15 percent by 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. Every insurance company requires an itemized list of procedures, medicines and other materials before they pay a claim. Every procedure has a unique code. That’s why medical billing and coding are in such high demand and why you can enjoy a great career in the health care industry.


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Understanding Health Insurance: Medical Billing and Coding

This medical billing and coding course is an intensive survey of the complete healthcare revenue management cycle. You will be introduced to and will acquire the fundamentals of the healthcare revenue cycle, the administrative functions of the medical office and medical billing, CPT and ICD-10 CM abstracting, coding, and application, the CMS compliance systems, and federal/state healthcare regulations and laws. Upon completion of this course, you will be knowledgeable of the major aspects of the healthcare revenue cycle. You will also be able to articulate the various administrative functions of the medical billing office, comprehend and perform the basic elements of medical billing, observe, determine, abstract, and apply accurate CPT and ICD 10 CM codes, while demonstrating familiarity of the financial methodologies associated with the insurance carriers. The goal is for you to demonstrate, with confidence, that you have the knowledge and skills required for serving the healthcare industry. The purpose for this course is to produce students well-equipped to begin a successful career including preparation for the national coding certification exam.

Tuition: $1,265
Feb 01-Mar 22   Online XH-711-7398 #3768
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