Medical Billing Coordinator
Medical billing coordinators compile data, compute fees and charges, and prepare invoices for billing purposes. Their duties include computing costs and calculating rates for goods, services and shipment of goods, posting data, and keeping other relevant records. Their work usually involves the use of computers, calculators and bookkeeping machines.TCC programs that are right for you:Health Information and Informatics Management Programs
Most medical billing coordinators work in hospitals or physicians’ offices, while some work for the government. Billing coordinators typically work at desks or in offices and may spend many hours in front of computer monitors. Most medical billing coordinators work-full time.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of billing coordinators (in all fields, including those outside of medical organizations) is expected to grow by 20 to 28 percent between 2010 and 2020, faster than the average for all occupations.
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