Medical billing and coding specialists play a vital role in today’s healthcare industry. Whether employed by a private practice, hospital, clinic, surgery center, or other setting, medical billers and coders use codes to document patient diagnoses and treatments. Their duties include:
- Reading and analyzing patient records
- Determining correct codes for patient records
- Using codes to bill insurance providers
- Keeping track of patient data
- Managing detailed, specifically coded information
- Maintaining patient confidentiality
Included in this 120-hour program are medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, medical billing functions, insurance guidelines and compliance training, legal and ethical issues, and basic diagnostic and procedural coding. National certification exam through the National Healthcareer Association is included with the program. It is also recommended that students sit for Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam* offered through AAPC.
Salary Information: $37,550 Annual Mean Wage in Georgia (Source: https://www.careeronestop.org/)
Schedule: Cartersville (Saturdays, 9 AM – 4:30 PM), September 14, 2019 – February 8, 2020
Free Information Session*: Cartersville, Building A, Room 130 on August 17, 2019 from 10 AM – 11 AM.
Tuition: $2,199 (Textbook(s) purchased separately)
Interest-Free Payment Plan through Career Training Solutions: $799 due at registration with 5 monthly payments of $280. (First payment due on October 5, 2019)
Register Online at www.careertrainingsolutionsllc.com
For More Information: Call toll-free (888) 308-0737
*Students attending the information session will be entered into a drawing for a $5 Starbucks gift card. Students attending the information session and registering for the program, prior to or within 48-hours following the session, will be registered for a drawing for a $25 Amazon gift card