Medical Insurance & Billing

About this Course

This course discusses medical insurance and billing as it relates to the effective management of ambulatory care offices. It provides entry-level skill practice in scheduling appointments, pre-authorization of surgery, verification of insurance, organization of medical records, billing, and bookkeeping. The course acquaints the student with the major medical insurance programs and issues related to health care today, including HIPAA, electronic medical records, and health care reform. It is designed to offer practical skills necessary to become a successful administrative professional in the medical office.

This class is part of the Medical Billing and Reimbursement Specialist Certificate



High School diploma or GED is required at time of registration.


Medical Terminology

SNAP Employment and Training Scholarships are available to eligible SNAP recipients to obtain training and additional skills. For more information, please contact Jenine Carlson, Coordinator, SNAP Employment and Training Program at or 203-857-7059.

Course Details

Continuing Ed / Non-Credit
Tuition: $625
Textbook Additional Fee
Subject: HMED D5001

Sections Offered

Section: 01B CRN: 5906
Location: H110
Type: Traditional
Instructor: Sharon Abrams
01/23/2023 - 05/14/2023
1:00 pm - 2:20 pm
Mon, Wed
No Class on: 2/20, 3/13, 3/15