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|
|2/24/20-4/29/20||Mon, Wed, 6:00PM-9:30PM||DTC 618|
|3/21/20-3/21/20||Sat, 9:00AM-3:00PM||DTC 618|
|4/4/20-4/4/20||Sat, 9:00AM-3:30PM||DTC 626|
Course fee: $1899
* Class meets at the Downtown Campus in the Westfield San Francisco Centre, 835 Market Street.
Class meets every Monday & Wednesday, 6pm-9:30pm
and on 2-Saturdays, March 21 & April 4, 9:00am-3:00pm
|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: Feb 14, 2020 9:37am