Program: Professional Medical Billing and Coding

This course provides experience in performing entry-level competences in the administrative areas of the medical office. The material and activities included in the 40-hr simulation provides the student with the medical office experiences and acquaints them with procedures, forms, medical transcription, HIPPA, filing, managing records, scheduling, ordering supplies, billing, coding, utilizing effective communication demonstration involving … Continue reading “Electronic Medical Records*”

This course covers the theory, practice and techniques of medical office management and an overview of the profession of medical assisting and its role in providing quality health care. Healthcare administrative functions, including: safety in the office environment, verbal and written communication techniques, telehealth, electronic medical records (EMR), medical records management, patient reception, scheduling, professionalism … Continue reading “Administrative Medical Assisting*”

This 37.5 hour course simplifies ICD-10 diagnosis to ensure the most accurate billing and optimal reimbursement for outpatient medical services. The Guide to the Update section lists all new and revised codes, providing quick access to the annual changes. Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting (OGCRs) are listed and also integrated within the code set, … Continue reading “Medical Coding I”

An introduction to the world of health insurance billing and the dynamic, growing field of health information management. This course provides a thorough, practical overview of key principles and current practices, from patient registration to claims submission. Students will learn the ten steps that clearly identify all the components needed to successfully manage the medical … Continue reading “Medical Health Insurance/Med Insurance and Billing*”

Medical Terminology is taught from an anatomical approach. The class provides a comprehensive training in medical root words, prefixes, suffixes and abbreviations. Topics include disease conditions, skeletal and muscular systems, nervous/sensory systems, endocrine, urinary, gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, respiratory, and reproductive systems. This class is part of the Professional Medical Billing and Coding Certificate. Required classes : … Continue reading “Anatomy & Physiology/Medical Terminology*”