Medical Billing & Coding Program
This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals, (CPT, ICD-10 and HCPCS). After obtaining the practical work experience (6 months to 2 years), students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC)-Certified Professional Coder Exam (CPC or CPC-H Apprentice); the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam; and/or other National Certification Exam.
|Dates||Days and Times||Location||Faculty|
|2/25/19-5/8/19||Mon, Wed, 6:00PM-9:30PM||DTC 618|
|3/23/19-3/23/19||Sat, 9:00AM-3:00PM||DTC 627|
|4/13/19-4/13/19||Sat, 9:00AM-3:00PM||DTC 627|
Course Fee: $1899
* Class meets at the Downtown Campus in the Westfield San Francisco Centre, 835 Market Street.
Class meets every Monday and Wednesday, February 25 - May 6 and on 2-Saturdays, March 23 & April 13
No Class: Monday, April 1
Class date March 18 was rescheduled to May 8
|Refund Code||Full Refund||75% Refund||No Refund|
|CEL_2||Class dropped one day prior to class start day||Class dropped on class start day||Class dropped beyond class start day|
Last Update: May 17, 2019 8:43am