The Medical Billing Certificate is designed to provide students the necessary knowledge and skills to become successful medical billers. The certificate provides a comprehensive overview of the medical billing process including understanding medical terminology, coding and reimbursement, and electronic billing systems. Students will be prepared to enter the medical billing industry and take the Certified Professional Biller (CPB) national credentialing exam awarded by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).

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Certificate Requirements

Field of Study Code: HIT.CER.MBIL

HLTHS 1110Biomedical Terminology3
HIT 1301Anatomy and Pharmacology for Medical Coders and Billers3
HIT 1302Introduction to Diagnostic Coding3
HIT 1501Health Insurance and Reimbursement3
HIT 1402Legal and Ethical Concepts for Medical Coders and Billers3
HIT 1503Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Coding for Medical Billers2
Total Credits17