As the healthcare field continues to expand, the need for knowledgeable medical coders is on the rise. Blackstone’s Medical Coding certificate course is designed specifically for the adult learner who is either working in, or interested in working in, the medical coding field. Whether you are looking to start a new career or to advance in your current position, our medical coding course contains a balanced mix of theory and coding skills designed to inform and challenge you. Medical coders work in a variety of settings, mainly submitting medical claims to insurance companies to ensure that patient appointments, services and procedures are reimbursed. Consider combining this course with Anatomy, Medical Terminology and HIPAA to make the most of your training and increase your promotability.
- Prerequisite: High School or General Equivalency Diploma
- Study Method: Online study guides and exams
- Program Length: Completion time ranges from 4-12 months. Students must satisfy all academic and financial obligations to graduate from their program.