Medical Billing and Coding

Medical Billing and Coding

Medical Reimbursement Specialist (HEA 7270 – ICD 10 / HEA 7271- ICD 9)

Advanced Coding (HEA 7313)

What is a certified professional coder?

A certified professional coder is a medical professional who provides outpatient services. Students will be instructed in basic outpatient coding, Medicare, Medicaid, insurance terminology, billing and reimbursement

At CPCC, we teach students to be leaders in their industry.

    • Complete your billing and coding training in just one year.
    • Learn from field-experienced instructors.
    • Complete your training at a fraction of the cost as compared to a private school.
    • Easy enrollment!

 

Careers as a Certified Professional Coder

The health care industry continues to seek experienced professionals equipped with the knowledge and skills to address the population's evolving medical needs.  As a result, careers in fields like billing and coding continue to be an attractive career option for many of today's graduates.

This profession offers both variety in the workplace and competitive salaries.  In fact, according to the U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook, certified professional coders can earn a median annual wage of $34,160 per year.

Certification

The CPCC Billing and Coding program is patterned on requirements of the American Academy of Professional Coders (www.aapc.com), enabling participants to sit for certifying examinations. This program is recognized by local employers.

(Note: Examinees lacking two years of coding work experience may sit for the examination. Those who pass the examination will be awarded the “CPC Apprentice”, “CPC-H Apprentice”, or “CPC-P Apprentice” designation and will maintain such until the required coding work experience has been met.)

If you would like to explore this opportunity within health care, apply today! Click here to find out more!