Medical Billing and Coding

 

 

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Course Number: B7000          Course Title: Medical Billing & Coding

Hours: 120 (75 online, 45 classroom) 

This 15-week long hybrid course is designed to introduce students to the medical field and the duties and responsibilities of the Billing and Coding Specialist. The student will gain an understanding of Medical Billing and Coding for payment processing and will learn how to navigate through Coding Manuals to find important CPT and ICD-10 codes used to properly bill patients. Additionally, the privacy law (HIPAA) will be studied with regards to how it impacts the role of a Billing and Coding Specialist, particularly what can and cannot be shared outside of this legislation. Course completion will enable students to sit for the NHA national certification exam.

Program Entrance Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • No felonies
  • Required texts/other materials: Safian: Let's Code It & Connect
  • Student must have a computer or tablet with internet access, have a basic knowledge of computers and Internet to be successful in this course.

 

Program Cost: 

Tuition: $1,380
Non-Refundable Registration:      $100
Books & Materials $125
Supplies $50
Total:   $1,655*

 *Additional Cost:  Student must purchase current Coding Manuals (Estimated Cost: $250)

 Installment payment plan available: Registration fee, book, supplies fee and background check fee due at registration. Remaining balance paid in 7 installments and must be paid in full before graduation.

Course Goals:

 At the end of this course the student will be able to:  

  • Complete payment processing for physicians and medical facilities. 
  • Pass the NHA Certification Examination* to become a Certified Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS).

 Subjects Covered:

Regulatory Compliance Payment Adjudication
Claims Process/Knowledge of CMS-1500      Office Duties Require of Billing and Coding
Medical Terminology Knowledge of Codes and Manuals

 

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 Two convenient, state-of-the-art campuses to serve all of your training needs! 

Hampton Campus
1503 Hardy Cash Drive
Hampton, VA 23666
757-320-1780

Certified by SCHEV to operate in Virginia. 

Virginia Beach Campus
1300 Diamond Springs Road, Suite 102
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23455
757-320-1780