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Medical Billing and Coding Specialist

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Diploma program available in the following format:

The implementation and use of electronic health records (EHRs) is vital to the overall quality, safety and efficiency in the health care system, which makes hiring qualified Medical Billing and Coding Specialists essential to any provider.

The DCI advantage

When you come to Dawn Career Institute, you become part of the family. We understand the challenges you face when it comes to juggling responsibilities. To accommodate your busy lifestyle, the Medical Billing and Coding Specialist program is offered in a blended format, which means you attend one class on campus and one class online simultaneously. Our blended programs are formatted so that you will spend less time on campus than you would in a traditional program, helping you be able to focus on work and family while also attending career training school in Delaware.

What you’ll learn in the Medical Billing and Coding Specialist program

Dawn Career Institute’s Medical Billing and Coding Specialist program can help you obtain the skills and knowledge necessary for you to navigate through the complexities of managing patients’ records as a Medical Billing and Coding Specialist. Because our Medical Billing and Coding Specialist career courses are offered in a blended format, students have the opportunity to split time between on-campus courses and online courses. The topics covered in the program include:

  • Fundamentals of procedural coding using the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-9CM and ICD-10)
  • Developing skills in collecting health care data
  • Transferring data to records management
  • Addressing care management issues in the health care industry

Our Medical Billing and Coding Specialist classes can prepare you for HIPAA & Compliance certification after successfully completing that specific course. Students will also be eligible for NHA’s Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist exam as well as the NHA Certified Billing and Coding Specialist exam. For more information, please visit www.NHANOW.com.

Take the next step!

Call 855-809-4202 or click here for more information on our Medical Billing and Coding Specialist program.

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After completing the Medical Billing and Coding Specialist program, you can be ready for a new career as a medical records and health information technician, medical billing and coding specialist, electronic health records specialist, HIPPA officer, or compliance officer.

PROJECTED JOB GROWTH 2012 to 2022
22 %
AVERAGE SALARY $34,160
Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Courses at DCI in Wilmington, DE
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