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Medical Billing and Coding - Classroom (2 Semester Program)

Information Sessions
Date: Monday, December 8, 2014
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: A-122A

Date: Monday, December 15, 2014
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: A-122A

HIT E29 - Medical Billing and Coding
Course Description: Designed for health care professionals, billing professionals, people interested in the business aspect of health care, and office managers. An overview of coding and reimbursement systems and code sets. Topics to be covered include: Introduction to Medical Terminology; Overview of Coding and Reimbursement Systems; Computerized Health and Data Statistics; Computerized Medical Billing and Scheduling in Physician Offices; and Legal and Qualitative Aspects of Health Information.

This 200-hour course, offered over two semesters, is designed for health care professionals, billing professionals, people interested in the business aspect of health care and office managers. This class prepares students for entry-level medical office positions. This class does not lead to an AAPC certification.

Students will learn to collect, analyze and manage the information that steers the health care industry. Training will be provided in insurance and medical claims processing in accordance with professional, legal and insurance industry standards. Students become trained as an invaluable part of the health care system.

Topics to be introduced include an overview of:
   • Fundamentals of Health Information Technology
   • Clinical Classification Systems
   • Computerized Health and Data Statistics
   • CPT Coding
   • ICD Coding for Physicians
   • Billing in Physician Offices
   • Clinical Reimbursement Methodologies
   • Legal and Qualitative Aspects of Health Information
   • Management of Health Information

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For more information or to register, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.

Payment is due at time of registration.

Please note: Course tuition does not include textbooks, these may be purchased at the Triton College Bookstore. Additional college registration and technology fees may apply.

Course Offerings

Fall 2014
Medical Billing & Coding (1st Semester)
Dates: Tuesdays & Thursdays August 26, 2014 - December 18, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Room: A-122B
Tuition: $1,899 (Textbooks not included)
*Additional college registration and technology fees may apply.  

Spring 2015
Computer Insurance Billing (2nd Semester)
Dates: Tuesdays & Thursdays January 27, 2015 - May 28, 2015
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Room: M-142E
Note: Students must take the 1st Semester prior to enrolling in the 2nd Semester. Restricted Section  

Spring 2015
Medical Billing & Coding (1st Semester)
Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays, January 26, 2015 - May 27, 2015
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Room: A-122A
Tuition: $1,899 (Textbooks not included)
*Additional college registration and technology fees may apply.  

Summer 2015
Computer Insurance Billing (2nd Semester)
Dates: Mondays,Tuesdays & Thursdays June 8, 2015 - August 24, 2015
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Room: M-142E
Note: Students must take the 1st Semester prior to enrolling in the 2nd Semester. Restricted Section  

Upcoming CBCS Certification Dates

Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: M-133

Date: Friday, August 28, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: M-133

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