Medical Office Management - Billing CCC

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    Dale Mabry
CCC.OA.MED.BIL (34 Credit Hours) | Part of the Office Administration Subject

The medical biller certificate teaches you how to process insurance forms, assign basic medical codes, and operate databases and medical billing computer software.

Coursework focuses on medical terminology and anatomy, basic ICD-10 and CPT coding, Medicare, and other government, private, self-insurance, and managed care plans. Prepare to work in hospitals, physicians’ offices, healthcare facilities, and billing departments of medical facilities, or to set up a private billing service.

Career options include medical billing specialist, reimbursement specialist, insurance claim analyst and claims examiner—with many work-from-home opportunities.

HCC’s Medical Coder and Medical Office Billing programs (CCC.MEDCODE, CCC.OA.MED.BIL) are designed to prepare students for the AAPC Medical Billing and AAPC Medical Coding Certification.  This is a national certification, academic requirements for this industry certification in other states may vary based on organization and/or employer. HCC has not yet determined the status of the industry and/or employer requirements in all states.  

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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.

Program Required Courses

YEAR I – First Semester

HIM      1112C      Electronic Health Records - 2 cr.

HIM      1453        Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Coding or BSC 2085, Human Anatomy and Physiology I and BSC 2085L, Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab - 4 cr.

HSC     1531        Medical Terminology - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

HIM      1000        Introduction to Health Information Management - 3 cr.

HIM        2723        Introduction to ICD 10-CM/PCS - 3 cr.

OST     2854C      Office Applications for Business - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

APA     1111         Basic Accounting - 3 cr.

HIM     2275C      Medical Billing and Insurance I - 3 cr.

HIM       2252        Introduction to CPT Coding - 3 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

HIM      2272C   Medical Billing and Insurance II - 3 cr.

OST       2135      Medical Office Procedures - 3 cr.

**Elective - 1 cr.

**Select 1 credit hour from the following:

HIM         2960     Credentialing Exam Review - 1 cr.

OST        1142     Keyboarding I - 1 cr.

OST        1143     Keyboarding II - 1 cr.

OST        2943     Internship in Medical Office (up to 4 credits) - 1 cr.

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