Learn the skills to become a Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) or a Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS), or both. Programs consist of sequenced hands-on computerized courses with assigned reading, writing, video, audio, animations and interactive exercises. Students earn a certificate for successful completion of each class. Basic computer skills required. Prerequisite: successful completion of basic reading comprehension test prior to registration required. Please call for test dates. All classes must be completed in the specified
time of 8 or 16 weeks
Prerequisite: Completion of Medical Terminology and Medical Coding I
OPEN ENTRY Medical Billing: Instruction covers physician office billing, outpatient billing, CMS-1500 & UB-04 claims forms, private insurance, managed care, Medicare, HMO, Medi-cal, Tricare, receiving payments, collections, and legal. One book required; not included in fee. Teacher will discuss book purchase in class. Class must be completed within 16 wks
Hybrid and online classes, arranged with instructor.
Online computer requirements: Windows 7 or Vista, DSL or cable Internet connection, email.