Medical Billing and Coding Courses
Gwinnett Colleges & Institute’s medical billing and coding training 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. School externships provide the opportunity to apply the medical billing and coding skills learned in the Orlando, Marietta & Lilburn campuses’ classroom in actual medical settings. The medical billing and coding degree program provides additional training in coding from the operative report and ICD-10 CM coding for long-term care. General college education courses are designed to provide a well-rounded educational experience and encourage life-long learning. Upon completion, medical billing and coding college 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 medical billing and coding training program 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
Gwinnett Colleges & Institute offers medical billing & coding program courses to gain essential skills and training to achieve entry-level positions in this career field. These medical billing & coding diploma and degree courses at the Orlando, Marietta & Lilburn campuses will be the first step in starting a rewarding career.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Medical Billing and Coding jobs are expected to grow by 8% from 2019 through 2029.* As a student at Gwinnett College & Institute, you’ll learn the fundamentals of medical office protocol that will ensure you will have the tools to succeed in this growing industry. You will also work closely with electronic health records (EHRs) to organize and manage medical billing information in all areas of healthcare.
Medical Billing and Coding program graduates process, maintain, compile and report patient information to electronic medical records and healthcare insurance claims. They are responsible for meeting HIPAA confidentiality guidelines, keeping personal information secure and private. A medical billing and coding program graduate will use coding parameters set forth by government including ICD-10, CPT and HCPCS coding methods.
Our medical billing and coding training 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 at the Orlando, Marietta & Lilburn campuses.
The Gwinnett College Experience
Because you are making the commitment to seek career-focused medical billing and coding diploma and degree classes, we commit ourselves to providing you with exceptional customer service each step of the way. All of our school instructors possess education or experience in Medical Billing and Coding which provides you with a quality learning experience. While we do not guarantee employment, we provide continuous career services assistance upon graduation from your Medical Billing and Coding training program. Get started on your new career by attending a school that offers programs in the area.
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