Medical Billing and Coding Associate
The Medical Billing and Coding Associate program provides students with the skills needed to enter one of the fastest-growing fields in healthcare. Students will gain hands-on, practical experience with medical insurance claim forms for various types of medical insurance and will work with ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, CPT-4, and HCPCS coding. They will also learn legal, ethical, regulatory, and HIPAA compliance concepts and requirements.
Medical billing and coding professionals keep and review records, calculate patient charges for services, prepare statements, and submit claims to insurance carriers accurately in an efficient and timely manner.
Students who successfully complete the program will be eligible to take one of the following national certification exams.
Programs in the office technology area are designed to allow students to transfer from one office technology program to another. For more information, contact a program advisor.
Black Hawk Hall 101
Black Hawk Hall 216
Cynthia Bottrell, Ph.D.
Grundy Hall 266