Medical Billing & Coding Certificate with Foundation Courses (MED-BCF)

Description | Features | Tuition | Curriculum

Duration: 8 Months
Credits: 15 Credits (672 Clock Hours)


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Description

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.

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 an extensive 16-week module on Medical Billing and Coding (ICD-9-CM, HPCPS, and CPT coding systems).



Earn Your Certificate Online

Individuals who complete this program will receive a certificate of completion from Washington Online Learning Institute.

Graduates will also be well prepared to take the AHIMA Certified Coding Associate (CCA).

Certification from the accredited Washington Online Learning 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.



Job Outlook

Excellent. There are many employment opportunities for knowledgeable billing and coding personnel in 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 2016. 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.

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Fully Accredited Online School

WOLI is fully accredited by the Middle States Association (MSA) Commission on Secondary Schools, one of the most prestigious accrediting agencies in the United States.