Medical Billing & Coding

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(900 Hours) Financial Aid Eligible Program (For those who qualify)

This 900-hour program is designed for those who wish to gain employment in medical billing and health information management in physician practices, outpatient clinics, billing companies as well as a variety of other medical facilities.  Students will develop a thorough knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, electronic medical records, practice management software, Microsoft Office, medical office administration procedures, medical procedural coding, medical diagnostic coding, hospital billing, and reimbursement procedures.  Graduates will be prepared for entry-level positions as medical records technicians, billing and coding specialists, electronic health records specialist, medical administrative assistant, or patient access representative.  Students will be required to complete a 180-hour unpaid externship during daytime working hours at the end of the program.  Students will be eligible to take the National HealthCareer Association Certified Medical Billing and Coding Specialist exam (CBCS) and Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam, and the Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist Exam (CEHRS).

Healthcare providers may require immunizations for students participating in externships. The cost of the immunizations will be the responsibility of the student.

Schedule/Tuition:

Fall 2014
Monday – Thursday
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
September 15, 2014 – June 24, 2015 (approximate ending date)

Spring 2015
Monday – Thursday
5:30 PM – 10:30 PM
February 9, 2015 – December 17, 2015 (approximate ending date)

Tuition Fee: $8,995 (includes non-refundable materials fee of $1,505)
Tuition includes textbooks and examination fees.
Student can expect the following additional costs: immunizations and/or Titres and physical exam.

Registration begins at the Information Night on Thursday, May 8, 2014.

Call Elaine Byrd at (440) 891-7697 or Mary Koeka at (440) 891-7653 for more information.

Program Resource

Course of Study

Syllabus

Gainful employment information – Student Policies & Financial Aid Consumer Handbook

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