Medical Billing & Coding Certificate with Foundation Courses (MED-BCF)
Credits: 18 Credits (756 Clock Hours)
The Medical Billing and Coding With Foundation Courses certificate program is designed for individuals who wish to rapidly enter the fast-growing and rewarding field of medical billing and coding. This self-paced program must be completed in 12-months, but can be completed sooner.
If you have little or no prior experience working in a medical office, this program is for you. The curriculum includes Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Terminology, Medical Insurance, and Reimbursement. and extensive modules on Medical Billing and Coding (ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM, HPCPS, and CPT coding systems).
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Individuals who complete this program will receive a certificate of completion from Washington Technical Institute.
Graduates will also be well prepared to take the AHIMA Certified Coding Associate (CCA).
Certification from the accredited Washington Technical Institute will signify the student's achievement in both knowledge and competence. Our online courses and programs are available and recognized in all 50 States.
Excellent. There are many employment opportunities for knowledgeable billing and coding personnel in a medical office, hospitals, and clinics around the country.
With growth anticipated to be faster than the average for all occupations, employment in this professional field is expected to increase by 18% through 2026. You can expect to be working in a range of medical occupations including health insurance companies, regulators, and the courts.
Job prospects are good as more new jobs are predicted in physician's offices that require detailed records to be kept. This is particularly the case for large group practices.
Career Development and Placement Assistance.
Washington Technical Institute provides dedicated one-on-one Career Development guidance to all Health Care program, graduates.
Fully Accredited Online School
Washington Technical Institute is fully accredited by the Middle States Association (MSA) Commission on Secondary Schools, one of the most prestigious accrediting agencies in the United States.
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Washington Technical Institute is Regionally accredited by the Middle States Association CESS, and licensed by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education as an institution of higher learning