MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING SPECIALIST AHIMA (EXAM TEST PREP)
Mon - Thurs, 6 - 9:30 pm, 10/20 - 1/15/15 (No class on 11/26, 11/27, 12/24-1/2/15)
150 hours, $1,495
Medical Coders and billers are essential to both hospitals and private medical practices. An accomplished Medical Biller can establish business working directly with physicians as an independent contractor; thereby, dramatically increasing his/her potential income. Our comprehensive, intensive certificate program is designed to provide specialized business skills to those with limited office experience or training seeking to take certifying examinations. This Course prepares students for the AHMA CCS exam for national certification as a coder. Such certification is crucial in obtaining employment or establishing a business.
The Curriculum includes:
Anatomy and Physiology
Medical Coding ~ CPT-4
Medical Coding ~ ICD-9/ICD-10
Medical Billing (Medisoft Software Used)
Preparation for AHIMA CCS examination
A high school diploma or a GED is required. Healthcare work experience preferred. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word & EXCEL required. Career Services, including résumé development.
Medical and Health classes are held at City Tech In Downtown Brooklyn.