Certificate > Medical Information: Medical Biller CCC
This curriculum is from the current college catalog and is meant to provide prospective students an example of courses taken in this degree/certificate. It is not intended to be used for graduation requirements. Students should consult an advisor for graduation information.
CCC.OSS.MEDB (37 Credit Hours)
This program teaches students how to process insurance forms, assign basic medical codes, and operate databases and medical billing computer software. Course work focuses on medical terminology and anatomy, and the use of ICD-10, Basic CPT Codes, Medicare, and other government, private, self-insurance, and managed care plans. Students are prepared to work in hospitals, physicians’ offices, health care facilities, and billing departments of medical facilities, or to set up a private billing service.
Program Required Courses
HIM 1000 Introduction to Health Information Management - 3 cr.
†HSC 1531 Medical Terminology - 3 cr.
OST 2854C Office Applications for Business - 3 cr.
HIM 1112C Electronic Health Records - 2 cr.
HIM 1453 Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Coding - 4 cr.
OST 1335 Business Communications - 3 cr.
APA 1111 Basic Accounting - 3 cr.
HIM 2724 ICD-10 Coding - 4 cr. (Prerequisites: HIM 2253, HSC 1531)
HIM 2253 CPT Coding - 3 cr. (Prerequisites: HIM 1000, HSC 1531, OST 2854C, HIM 1453)
HIM 2275C Medical Billing and Insurance I - 3 cr. (Prerequisites: HIM 1112C, HSC 1531, OST 2854C)
HIM 2272C Medical Billing and Insurance II - 3 cr. (Co-requisite: HIM 2275C)
†Courses symbolized with a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery methods. Online availability may vary by academic term.