Oct 22, 2021  
2021-2022 College Catalog 
    
2021-2022 College Catalog

Medical Information Coder/Biller, College Credit Certificate


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Directory of Programs

6345: College Credit Certificate in Medical Information Coder/Biller (37 Credit Hours)
CIP: 51.0704
FL CIP: 0351070404
SOC: 29-2071

The Medical Information Coder/Biller program is a College Credit Certificate program designed to prepare students for entry-level employment with skills in reviewing health care documentation and properly assigning ICD-10 and/or CPT codes. In this program, special emphasis is given to training in health record fundamentals, medical terminology, disease processes, coding principles, coding software and a coding practicum. Graduates are eligible through American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) to receive designated coding specialist certifications. Graduates are employed in various health care setting, including physician practices, clinics, and home health agencies, independent coding services and insurance companies.

This program is eligible for federal and state financial aid. Contact the Financial Aid Office for further information about your individual eligibility.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Directory of Programs