Medical Coding and Billing Specialist Certificate (6352)
Courses in this certificate allow students to gain exposure to, and experience in, industry-standard coding systems, and provide students with the opportunity to engage with these systems from both hands-on and theoretical perspectives. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of the healthcare delivery system, health information management and health information systems. This certificate focuses on all of the concepts recommended by the American Health Information Management Association. Students will be proficient in human anatomy, physiology and medical terminology. Students leave this certificate program with advanced health code knowledge, including the ICD, CPT and HCPCS coding systems. This program offers courses in both a lecture and hands-on lab setting. Students can complete this certificate in two full-time academic years.