Medical Billing and Coding
Medical billing and coding professionals use a set of specific codes that match patientsâ€™ diagnoses and procedures. These codes are used to charge patients and insurance companies for services.
The Allied Health-Medical Billing and Coding program will equip you with the knowledge and training of the most advanced medical coding systems, including CPT-4 and ICD-10, compliance and reimbursement issues, and fundamental economics of health care.
To help you advance in your career, youâ€™ll also take courses in biology, chemistry, mathematics, computer applications, humanities, and the social sciences, as well as develop critical thinking and communications skills. You will have the opportunity to apply your new skills and gain valuable experience during a professional externship.
Our Allied Health-Medical Billing and Coding degree prepares you to take a nationwide certification examination. After earning your degree, youâ€™ll be prepared to start work immediately. In just 18months, you can gain the skills and knowledge you need to successfully become a Certified Medical Billing and Coding Specialist.