Enroll in Miller-Motte College Wilmington’s Medical Billing and Coding Training and Start an Exciting New Career in Healthcare Administration!
Good with computers? Want to work in the medical field? Want to help people? Live in or near Wilmington, NC? If you answered yes to these questions, then you might be ready for the Medical Billing and Coding training.
Healthcare facilities and insurance companies use Medical Billing and Coding to make sure the patient is billed for the proper amount. In as little as 15 months, you can complete Miller-Motte College’s Medical Billing and Coding program and jump into your new career. Our location is convenient for students in Wilmington, Leland, Carolina Beach, Burgaw and Hampstead.
Plus, this is a Hybrid track program. What does this mean for you? You will take most of your coursework online with video, audio and text-based lessons and interactive discussion groups. You’ll then spend a few hours each week at the campus for face-to-face training. It’s the best of both worlds, for your convenience.
Medical Billing and Coding Classes
By taking classes in our Medical Billing and Coding program, you’ll acquire the skills and knowledge you’ll need to be successful in your new career. Beyond classroom instruction, you’ll get hands-on experience in an externship designed to put your knowledge into practice.
Here are just a few of the Medical Coding and Billing classes you can take:
- Nervous, Sensory, Endocrine, Urinary and Reproductive Systems: Students will undertake a system-by-system anatomical study of the human body and basic principles of physiology. This course will cover the structure, functions and conditions/diseases of the nervous, sensory, endocrine, urinary and reproductive systems. In addition, the medical terminology applicable to these body systems will be addressed, with emphasis on word construction, proper usage and acceptable medical abbreviations.
- Allied Health Orientation: This course will introduce allied health students to various roles of medical professionals. Student will be trained in scope of practice, legal and ethical responsibilities and governmental compliance required within allied health professions.
- Pathology: The course examines the disease process for all body systems as well as how each disease process affects the body as a whole. Students will learn proper methods to successfully educate patients and their family members on the disease process, prevention and health maintenance.
With your Medical Billing and Coding certificate, you will be ready to step into an important role in the medical field. Download the Course Catalog for more specific information about our Medical Billing and Coding program and classes.
Careers in Medical Billing
The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that Medical Secretary positions will grow 36% by 2022 due to changes in federal healthcare. With such high demand, you’ll be sure to jumpstart your career by entering one of the best Medical Billing and Coding programs around.
Included in the careers that use medical billing and coding are:
An efficient Medical Secretary is the secret to an effective medical office. Medical Secretaries do everything from recording patient histories to processing insurance payments. Your knowledge of medical record keeping and hospital procedures will enable you to keep patient records up to date with important information that could help treat them.
Medical Records and Health Information Technician
Medical practices rely on Medical Records and Health Information Technicians’ EHR software skills, as most practices have or will transition to electronic patient records. Doctors may also tap into Medical Records Technicians’ organizations skills to keep the practice running smoothly.
Begin Medical Billing and Coding Classes Today!
Miller-Motte College will help you start on your new career path. When you enroll in a program at Miller-Motte College, you’ll get the benefit of quality classes, qualified instructors and our Lifetime Career Assistance. If you are looking for Medical Billing and Coding training, call us at 800.705.9182 or click here to request more information.*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Secretaries and Administrative Assistants,
on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/office-and-administrative-support/secretaries-and-administrative-assistants.htm (visited August 11, 2015).