Medical Billing and Coding Training Online
Blackstone’s Medical Billing and Coding Career Training Program offers you comprehensive training includes a working knowledge in ICD9 and ICD10‐CM, Medisoft V17, HCPCS II, and provides exclusive access to the Optum360 Encoder Pro Expert online coding resource. Gain the practical knowledge on how to process medical claims using the correct diagnostic and treatment codes. Upon course completion, you will have the skill set needed to secure a job working in the medical insurance billing and coding profession.
Graduates of Blackstone’s Medical Billing and Coding program are qualified to sit for the Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam administered the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialist (CMRS) exam from the American Billing Association (AMBA), and the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).
* Prospective students should check with their state, local government and/or licensing board to determine which requirements are necessary to become a medical biller and coder in their state.
- Prerequisite: High School or General Equivalency Diploma
- Study Method: E-books with online study guides and exams
- Program Length: Completion time ranges from 6-12 months, with students given the option of up to 18 months if needed. Students must satisfy all academic and financial obligations to graduate from their program.
State Licensing: Because licensing and certification requirements differ from state to state, it is important to check with the state licensing board or similar regulatory body in the state you plan to work to determine the requirements. Prospective students should review regulatory information and professional licensing requirements. Simply click here to learn more on state licensing/regulatory boards and specific industry licensing information.