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Medical Billing

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller. 510714

Description

Medical coding and related occupations are among the fastest growing opportunities in the healthcare industry today! As a medical coding professional, you will be a valuable member of the team working with patients, doctors, nurses, and insurance companies to accurately code diagnoses and procedures on patient medical records ensuring proper reimbursement. The student will learn the basics of medical terminology, anatomy, pathophysiology, pharmacology, ethics, customer service, electronic health records, and medical coding as per the official AAPC curriculum. This course is designed to prepare students for the AAPC (Certified Professional Coder) exam.

The national certification examination for Certified Professional Coder® (CPC®) is included in the course curriculum.

Students who successfully pass this exam will earn the CPC® certificate. Included in the tuition is the exam fee plus one retest, if needed, as well as textbooks and a one-year membership to the governing organization, AAPC.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

15

Hours

100

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Oak Hill Adult & Community Education

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

yes

Training Location(s)

OH Adult & Community Education

Local WIB

3 - Central Western Local Area 3

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

n/a

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - AAPC

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$200.00

Testing/Exam Fees

$100.00

Registration Fee

$2,500.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$2,800.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2072.00Medical Records Specialists
$13.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

56 School Rd, Wales, Maine 04280

Phone Number

(207) 375-6605

Fax Number

(207) 375-4048

Last Updated

Feb 16, 2021

Created

Dec 05, 2016