Medical Billing & Coding Program

Medical Billing & Coding Program

Take the Next Step in Your Career in Medical Billing & Coding

Medical Billers and Coders make sure that their patients get the most health insurance coverage for their medical expenses as well as the highest reimbursement from insurance companies for services provided by doctors.  Medical Billers and Coders can work both in out-patient and hospital settings, clearing houses, as well as billing, coding, and durable medical equipment companies. They may maintain another job, while working independently in their homes after work hours during the weekdays and on weekends.

This is a good preparation for Healthcare Management and Healthcare Administration. Medical Assistant is a great foundation for those applying for the Ultrasound Technician and Nursing programs.

Take the Next Step in Your Career in Medical Billing & Coding

Medical Billers and Coders make sure that their patients get the most health insurance coverage for their medical expenses as well as the highest reimbursement from insurance companies for services provided by doctors.  Medical Billers and Coders can work both in out-patient and hospital settings, clearing houses, as well as billing, coding, and durable medical equipment companies. They may maintain another job, while working independently in their homes after work hours during the weekdays and on weekends.

This is a good preparation for Healthcare Management and Healthcare Administration. Medical Assistant is a great foundation for those applying for the Ultrasound Technician and Nursing programs.

Medical Billing & Coding Program
2017 – 2018 Start Dates

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Program At A Glance

Medical Billing & Coding Program

How Long is the Program?

11 Months

What Jobs Do Grads Get?

Medical Coders and Billers can work in insurance offices, physician’s offices, medical billing and coding companies, or hospitals.

What Is The Median Pay Of Grads?

$24.38/Hour

Medical Billing & Coding Program

How Long is the Program?

14 Months

What Jobs Do Grads Get?

Vocational Nurses work in hospitals, nursing homes, registries, medical offices, adult day care centers, and more.

What Is The Median Pay Of Grads?

$24.38/Hour

Medical Billing & Coding Program Start Dates 2017 – 2018

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Healthcare Career College

Medical Billing & Coding Program

Degree Features:

  • Free certification preparation and testing
  • Microsoft Office training included
  • Tutoring and student support services
  • Affordable tuition
  • Small class sizes, personal attention
  • Experienced, qualified and caring instructors
  • Financial Aid Available

Our Graduates Have Been Hired By:

  • Dusk to Dawn Urgent Care
  • St. John’s Well Child and Family Center
  • Healthcare Partners
  • Immediate Medical Center
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • And Many More!

Certification

Healthcare Career College encourages all Medical Billing and Coding students to be nationally certified in their field. NHA and NCCT offer nationally-recognized certification for medical billing. Healthcare Career College is an approved testing site for both the National Center for Competency Testing (http://www.ncctinc.com) and the National Healthcareer Association (http://www.nhanow.com). Certification allows students to earn higher pay and open up greater job opportunities.

AAPC (http://www.aapc.com) offers certification for medical coding. Graduates would take the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Exam.

For those who aim to work in a hospital, inpatient setting, candidates must first pass the CPC exam and get work experience in outpatient billing. After successful work experience, candidates may apply for hospital billing jobs and apply for the CIC certification through AAPC.

Duration: 14 months
Median Pay: $24.38/hour
Job Growth: 27.5% (Much Faster than Average)

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Medical Billing & Coding Program

What you will learn

  • Medical and dental office procedures
  • Insurance billing and collections
  • Procedure and Diagnostic Coding

Job  Outlook

  • Small and large organizations hiring
  • Employment growth of 17.8% from 2012 & 2022 in Los Angeles County
  • Employment growth of 19.6% from 2014 & 2024 in California
  • Career growth potential
  • Certification is accepted nationally

Certification

  • Medical Billing & Coding Diploma

Medical Billing & Coding Program

What you will learn

  • Medical and dental office procedures
  • Insurance billing and collections
  • Procedure and Diagnostic Coding

Job  Outlook

  • Small and large organizations hiring
  • Employment growth of 17.8% from 2012 & 2022 in Los Angeles County
  • Employment growth of 19.6% from 2014 & 2024 in California
  • Career growth potential
  • Certification is accepted nationally

Certification

  • Medical Billing & Coding Diploma

I am proud to say that I completed my Medical Assistant course at Healthcare Career College. I am honored to say that all of my hard work paid off. I was hired at St. John’s Well Child & Family Center where I completed my externship.

– Reyna Lopez, Medical Assistant at St John’s Well Child & Family Center

Take Your First Step

Today is the first step in your journey to a rewarding career in healthcare.

I am proud to say that I completed my Medical Assistant course at Healthcare Career College. I am honored to say that all of my hard work paid off. I was hired at St. John’s Well Child & Family Center where I completed my externship.

– Reyna Lopez, Medical Assistant at St John’s Well Child & Family Center

Take Your First Step

Today is the first step in your journey to a rewarding career in healthcare.

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FEATURED PROGRAMS

If you are looking to get started with a rewarding career in healthcare, we have a program for you. Below you can learn more about some of our most popular programs. Don’t see the program you’re looking for? Click here to see all of the programs that we offer.

FEATURED PROGRAMS

Medical Assistant

Doctors depend on Medical Assistants to collect needed health information and assist with procedures such as blood draws, injections, EKG, and physical exams.

Ultrasound Tech

An ultrasound tech is trained to perform a diagnostic medical sonography and provide adequate images from which a clinical interpretation can be made for diagnostic purposes.

Medical Assistant

Doctors depend on Medical Assistants to collect needed health information and assist with procedures such as blood draws, injections, EKG, and physical exams.

Ultrasound Tech

An ultrasound tech is trained to perform a diagnostic medical sonography and provide adequate images from which a clinical interpretation can be made for diagnostic purposes.

Vocational Nursing

Vocational Nurses, sometimes called Practical Nurses, care for people who are sick, injured, disabled or otherwise in need of professional medical care

Medical Billing/Coding

Computerized Medical Billing and Coding professionals create and manage important medical documentation working in a variety of medical offices.

Vocational Nursing

Vocational Nurses, sometimes called Practical Nurses, care for people who are sick, injured, disabled or otherwise in need of professional medical care

Medical Billing/Coding

Computerized Medical Billing and Coding professionals create and manage important medical documentation working in a variety of medical offices.

Dental Assistant

Dental Assistants not only assist the dentist, but they are also trained to handle different dental instruments, important equipment, and procedures.

Healthcare Management

Healthcare Managers learn the budgeting and billing systems that are needed to keep a medical office, clinic, or hospital running efficiently.

Dental Assistant

Dental Assistants not only assist the dentist, but they are also trained to handle different dental instruments, important equipment, and procedures.

Healthcare Management

Healthcare Managers learn the budgeting and billing systems that are needed to keep a medical office, clinic, or hospital running efficiently.

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