Medical Billing and Coding Specialist

Medical billing and coding specialist play a vital role in today’s healthcare industry.

Whether employed by a private practice, hospital, clinic, surgery center, or other setting, medical billers and coders use codes to document patient diagnoses and treatments.  Their duties include reading and analyzing patient records, determining correct codes for patient records, using codes to bill insurance providers, keeping track of patient data, managing detailed, specifically coded information, and HIPAA compliance.

This fully online program is taught by a live-instructor, in real-time, in a virtual classroom using Zoom technology.  Class time is engaging, and students are encouraged to interact with their instructor and fellow students.

Topics covered include medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, medical billing functions, insurance guidelines and compliance training, legal and ethical issues, and basic diagnostic and procedural coding.  National certification exam through the National Healthcareer Association and exam preparation materials are included with the program.  It is also recommended that students sit for Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam offered through AAPC.

Must be 18+ years.  A high school diploma or GED is required for NHA certification.  Students will need to have access to internet, PC, laptop, or tablet and access to a printer in order to participate.

Salary Information: $40,450 Annual Mean Wage in California. Click here for source.
Salary Information: $35,440 Annual Mean Wage in Georgia.  Click here for source.

Locations:

Name of InstitutionDatesScheduleTuition*Payment PlanRegistration
College of the Redwoods, Eureka, CA10/4/22-3/2/23ONLINE
Tuesdays & Thursdays
6 – 7:30 pm
$1,299College of the Redwoods Payment Plan
  • Register: Coming Soon!
  • Questions?  (707) 476-4500
  • Online Information Sessions:
    Thursday, September 8, 2022 6:00pm – Please join the meeting through this Zoom link – Passcode: 768499
    Or Saturday, September 10, 2022 11:00am – Please join the meeting through this Zoom link – Passcode: 918186
Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, CA10/4/22-3/2/23ONLINE
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Session 1: 4:15-5:45 pm
Session 2:
6 – 7:30 pm
$1,299

CTS payment plan

  • $599 deposit
  • $233.33 for 3 months
  • Click Here to Register for Payment Plan for 4:15 pm Session
  • Click Here to Register for Payment Plan for 6:00 pm Session
  • Click on Register Now to pay in full for 4:15 pm Session:
    Details Price Qty
    Full Payment$1,299.00 (USD)  

  • Click on Register Now to pay in full for 6 pm Session:
    Details Price Qty
    Full Payment$1,299.00 (USD)  

  • Refund Policy: Career Training Solutions (CTS) adheres to the refund policy of Cuesta College:  If you cannot attend a class for which you are registered, a written request must be received by CTS via email at jflint@careertrainingsolutionsllc.com 7 days before the class begins. Refunds, minus a $10 processing fee per class, will be issued within 10 days from the request. If a student misses a class due to vacation or other scheduling conflict, credits or refunds are not available.
  • Online Information Session:  Sep 10, 2022 09:00 AM
    Register in advance for Information Session:
    https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcodO2upzwvE9fx5NqINOnedEqKxhce1AiB
    After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.  Make sure to check your junk email.
  • Questions?
    (888) 308-0737 or jflint@careertrainingsolutionsllc.com
Georgia Highlands College Center for Continuing and Professional Education, Cartersville, GA10/4/22-3/2/23ONLINE
Session 1: 7:15-8:45 pm
Session 2:
9 – 10:30 pm
$1,299

CTS payment plan

  • $599 deposit
  • $233.33 for 3 months
  • Register for Payment Plan for 7:15 pm Session
  • Register for Payment Plan for 9:00 pm Session
  • Click on Register Now to pay in full for 7:15 pm Session:
    Details Price Qty
    Full Payment$1,299.00 (USD)  

  • Click on Register Now to pay in full for 9 pm Session:
    Details Price Qty
    Full Payment$1,299.00 (USD)  

  • Online Information Session:  August 27, 2022 10:00 AM Eastern
    Register in advance for Information Session:
    https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEvfu6vqzguHtVXMXAZEWCHVGnz9GRY_Fj7
    After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.  Make sure to check your junk email.
  • Refund Policy: To request a refund, notify Career Training Solutions via email at jflint@careertrainingsolutionsllc.com at least 48 hours prior to the beginning of the course. Refunds are processed in approximately 10 days. No refunds will be issued after the course begins.
  • Questions?
    (888) 308-0737 or jflint@careertrainingsolutionsllc.com
Glendale Community College, Glendale, CA10/4/22-3/2/23ONLINE
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Session 1: 4:15-5:45 pm
Session 2:
6 – 7:30 pm
$1,399No payment plan
San Leandro Adult School, San Leandro, CA10/4/22-3/2/23ONLINE
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Option 1: 4:15-5:45 pm
Option 2:
6 – 7:30 pm
$1,299

CTS payment plan

  • $599 deposit
  • $233.33 for 3 months
  • Click Here to Register for Payment Plan for 4:15 pm Session
  • Click Here to Register for Payment Plan for 6:00 pm Session
  • Click Register Now to pay in full for 4:15 pm Session:
    Details Price Qty
    Full Payment$1,299.00 (USD)  

  • Click Register Now to pay in full for 6 pm Session:
    Details Price Qty
    Full Payment$1,299.00 (USD)  

  • Refund Policy: Career Training Solutions adheres to San Leandro Adult School’s refund policy which is as follows: No refund of any fees unless a class is canceled. No transfer of fees. No exceptions to this policy. In the event of program cancellation, full payment will be refunded within 10 business days.
  • Online Information Session:  Sep 10, 2022 09:00 AM
    Register in advance for Information Session:
    https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcodO2upzwvE9fx5NqINOnedEqKxhce1AiB
    After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.  Make sure to check your junk email.
  • Questions?
    (888) 308-0737 or jflint@careertrainingsolutionsllc.com
San Mateo Adult & Career Education, San Mateo, CA10/4/22-3/2/23ONLINE
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Session 1: 4:15-5:45 pm
Session 2:
6 – 7:30 pm
$1,499

San Mateo Adult and Career Education Payment Plan

Financial assistant available to San Mateo residents.  Contact SMACE for a application

 

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