Medical Billing and Coding
Gwinnett’s medical billing and coding programs will provide you with the opportunity to learn insurance coding and processing, medical administrative procedures, and the regulatory requirements in the healthcare delivery system. Externships provide the opportunity to apply the skills learned in the classroom in actual medical settings. The degree program provides additional training in coding from the operative report and ICD-10 CM coding for long-term care. General education courses are designed to provide a rounded educational experience and encourage life-long learning. Upon completion, graduates can seek entry-level career opportunities as medical billers and coders in such settings as hospitals, clinics, physician offices, health insurance companies, and third-part administrator companies.
The core training will include the following topics.
- Billing Basics
- ICD-10 Coding
- CPT/HCPCS Coding
- Advanced Clinical Coding
- Inpatient Coding
- Coding from Operative Reports
- Health Information Technology
Our medical billing and coding programs may vary in curriculum content by diploma or degree. Please refer to the catalog for a listing of all courses in your program of interest.
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