Students in the Medical Billing/Coding/Admin for Physicians program will study medical terminology, insurance billing and other general administrative skills to prepare them to serve as a Medical Secretary, Medical Receptionist, Medical Biller/Coder or Medical Office Manager in hospitals, clinics, doctors’ offices, insurance companies, HMOs, nursing homes, schools, and rehabilitation centers.

Class Duration / Hours
Certificate Program: 25 Weeks / 775 Hours
Classes begin every Monday
Flexible Class Schedules during Business Hours

Text Courses
Understanding Health Insurance
Medical Terminology
Medical Filing
Business Math
CMRS or CCA Certification Preparation
CPC Certification Preparation (optional)

Course Topics
Billing and Reimbursement
Advanced Coding – ICD-10 (Diagnosis)
CPT (Procedures)
HCPCS (Level II Procedures)
Medical Laws & Ethics (HIPAA)
Anatomy/Physiology/Pharmacology

Computer Courses
Computerized Medical Office
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Keyboarding/10-Key

Prerequisites
H.S. Diploma, GED, or passing score on an Ability-to-Benefit Examination