Medical Billing & Coding

Top Medical Billing & Coding Program in Northeast Ohio & Cleveland Area

Questions? Call us NOW at (440) 891-7600!

(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, coding and health information management. Employment opportunities include 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, diseases and conditions, electronic health records, practice management software, medical office administration practices, diagnostic and procedural coding, hospital billing, reimbursement and claim form procedures, employability skills and healthcare law and ethics. Graduates will be prepared for entry-level positions as medical administrative assistants, electronic health records specialists, and medical billing and coding specialists.

Students will complete a 180-hour unpaid externship during daytime working hours towards the end of the program. A minimum of 90% attendance with a C average or better is required for students to participate in the externship opportunity.

Students will be eligible to take the National HealthCareer Association Certified Medical Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS), exam, Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA), and the Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS) exam. Healthcare providers may require immunizations for students participating in externships.

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

Click here to view the Gainful Employment Disclosure.

Medical Billing and Coding 2014-2015 Advisory Members

Ms. Cheryl Baisden, Team Health
Mr. Mark Gallegos, Practice Management Consultants
Ms. Jennifer Hach, Southwest Urology
Ms. Monica Harris, Southwest General Health Center
Ms. Michelle Krysinski, Cleveland Clinic
Mr. Mike Polo, North Coast Dynamic Systems
Ms. Marsha Sopiecha, Self Employed
Ms. Michelle Treers, Premier Physicians