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|
|2/26/18-5/2/18||Mon, Wed, 6:00PM-9:30PM||DTC 618|
Course Fee: $1899
* Class meets at the Downtown Campus in the Westfield San Francisco Centre, 835 Market Street.
Class meets every Monday and Wednesday,
Feb. 26-May 2, 6:00pm-9:30pm and on 2-Saturdays,
March 24 & April 2, 9:00am-3:00pm
This course is also offered online in partnership with Health Ed Today, learn about the online course at: https://cel.sfsu.edu/medical-billing-online
Registration is open and ongoing for this online course, students can register at any time through Health Ed Today.
|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 21, 2018 10:27am