Thinking about a career in allied health care? At The College of Health Care Professions, our medical coding and billing certificate training program can give you the skills you need to pursue an administrative career in the allied health care field.
Medical coding and billing specialists are crucial to the continued well-being of any health care organization, from hospitals to clinics to private practices. They ensure medical billing forms are complete and insurance claims are made using the right codes—CPT-4, ICD-10 and HCPCS— helping in the timely remittance of invoices for necessary tests and procedures.
If you’re interested in an in-demand administrative position in health care, the field of medical records and health information technicians is on the rise, estimated to add 29,000 new job opportunities from 2019 - 2029, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics*. That’s a growth rate of 8 percent—over twice the projected job growth outlook of 3.7 percent for all occupations total.
Complete the program in just 38 weeks.